Gemstone Benefits | Neelam Gem Astrology Benefits
Sapphire Gemstone Information and Benefits | Jyotish Gemstones
Blue sapphire belongs to the mineral species corundum
or aluminum oxide Al2O3. Corundum's blue
color is produced by traces of color-causing elements iron and
It can be a pure, vivid
blue but ranges from light greenish blue
to deep, black blue and
anything in between.
gemstone known also as Neelam,
according to Vedic
astrology, is the primary gem for Saturn
The ascendants that benefits the most for wearing a blue sapphire Neelam gemstone are Capricorn, Aquarius, Taurus and Libra.
It can be worn as a ring, pendant or bangle.
Blue sapphire should be worn first on a
Saturday, at sunset, when the moon
is waxing. If set in a ring, it should be worn on the middle finger of
the right hand for males, left hand for females. If you like, you
can perform a puja by chanting 23 times the following Saturn | Shani mantra:
"Aum sham shanaiascaraya namah"
It should be set, ideally, in a white metal, best
white gold or palladium. However we believe that the choice of metal
is not as important as a clean and well cut blue sapphire.
Therefore, the person can choose its appropriate precious metal.
Many astrological blue sapphires are set in yellow gold.
Its cosmic color is violet, and the planet Saturn
is under the Air element.
Its number is 8
Wearing a blue sapphire, on a physical plane, may provide
relief and protection from
teeth diseases, impediments of the right ear, fevers and pains
caused by colds, paralysis, asthma, rheumatisms, bone problems, black jaundice, gout, deafness, anxiety,
depression, chronic diseases, cancers.
Wearing a blue sapphire, on an emotional and spiritual plane,
is beneficial in
wisdom, discipline, integrity and patience. - To reach spiritual
achievements through humility. - To boost dedication and
non-attachment. - To develop highest human qualities. - To achieve
longevity. - To govern leadership and perfection. - To remove
misery, adversity, sorrows, restrictions, denials, delays,
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