Ruby is associated with power, desire, love, and royalty. In Europe, and medieval India, many crowns were studded with deep red colour ruby. Many wars were fought to acquire pigeon blood red ruby. In ancient times, Hindus believed that those who offered rubies to the God were granted rebirths as emperors. In Sanskrit, ruby is called ratnaraj, or 'the king of precious gemstones.'
Being famous for being called as ‘King of gemstones’, Ruby gemstone aka Manik represents the planet Sun which symbolizes strength, energy, power and rebirth. Found in pink to blood red colour, this stone attracts anyone and everyone due to its everlasting appeal. A Burmese ruby is the most popular type in the ruby family, as it is considered the best source for original Red Ruby gemstone. With the hardness of 9.00 on Mohs scale, it is one of the very few precious gemstones that can beat diamond in terms of value.
When it comes to Vedic astrology, the effects of Ruby gemstone will depend upon your respective ruling planet. If Sun is well placed in your horoscope, then one can reap its benefits by wearing a natural Ruby to boost the power of the planet and eradicate all negative energies.
Benefits of wearing a Ruby gemstone on your planet - Sun
It improves the poor financial condition and brings wealth to the wearer born in the month of July.
It provides health benefits to people suffering from diabetes, hypertension, lung infection, depression, rheumatism and gout. In addition to this, the major medical advantage that it provides is improving blood circulation in the body.
Ruby gemstone is always associated with love and arouses feelings of love and compassion in the heart of a wearer.
People who hold high position in the office gets a lots of success.
The sun signifies bravery so it helps people with timid personality gain confidence and become independent.
It improves the metabolism significantly that provides more strength.
It is brings passion and builds ambition.
Methods of wearing a Ruby gemstone
Before wearing the ruby gemstone, wash the ruby ring/pendant with Ganga Jal and recite the Sun mantra – ‘Om Hraam Hreem Hraum Sah Sooryaay Namah’ 108 times. After wearing it, donate red lentils to the needy people and offer water to the Sun. Best day to wear this stone is Sunday morning just after sunrise.
Time: After Sunrise
Things to keep in mind while wearing a Ruby gemstone
The thing to keep in mind while buying ruby gemstones is to see the quality of the ruby stone. Some gemstones are not genuine & heated to imitate the real gemstone. So, you should know the difference between heated and unheated gemstone.
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