Since times immemorial, it is believed that gemstones possess immense healing powers—especially in accordance with Hindu mythology. Besides, each zodiac sign is associated with a lucky stone that helps streamline the energies of the individual, born under that particular sign. While there are multiple gemstones available for purchase, there are a select few that are worth the splurge, holding the highest value and significance in our day-to-day lives.
Managing Director and Founder of Gem Selections, Mr Pankaj Khanna shares an exhaustive list of lucky stones that deserve a spot in your bijoux box.
The Healing Power of Ruby
The red cosmic energy of this gemstone is associated with the sun, which represents the soul. These cosmic rays influence mind and body concentration, and help an individual become more focused and goal-oriented. This precious stone is responsible for the three elements of life—water, fire and air—and can prolong your expectancy. It also helps treating diseases such as tuberculosis, boils, pains, ulcers etc, along with heart diseases and emotional issues.
The Healing Power of Yellow Sapphire
This gemstone emits blue cosmic energy which can be viewed with the help of a prism. The stone is connected to the planet Jupiter, which is the guiding force for all life principles. The gemstone helps in the treatment of cholera, goiter, palpitations, gastric issues, jaundice and inflammations in different parts of the body. It is also posed to be helpful in curing tonsils and can improve one’s appetite and indigestion.
The Healing Power of Coral
Ancient mythology indicates that coral ash and coral powder can help cure several ailments such as asthma, obesity, anemia, fevers etc. It is also believed to help enhance one’s stamina and strength.
The Healing Power of Pearl
Pearls emit an orange hue and possess a range of healing powers. These orange rays are connected with the water element, helping in the treatment of diseases including asthma, coughs, gall stones, kidney ailments and female fertility related concerns. It also aids in fixing beauty woes and provides an unmistakable glow to those wearing it.
The Healing Power of Diamond
Diamond reflects positivity and is said to heal most intimate human concerns such as sexual disorders, infertility, barrenness etc. Those wearing diamonds also experience relief from kidney-related diseases and gastric problems. The healing energy emitted from the stone also works wonders for those suffering from epilepsy, impotency, rheumatism etc.
The Healing Power of Emerald
Emeralds emit green light and are said to help attract love in one’s life. The healing powers of the gemstone provide relief from health ailments including diabetes, fibromyalgia, headaches, heart issues, insomnia, muscle problems, nervous system ailments, epilepsy, joint related issues etc. The stone proves to be beneficial for those with weak eyesight as well.
The Healing Power of White Sapphire (Pukhraj)
Safed Pukhraj has immense healing powers for those suffering from water-borne diseases. Ailments such as urinary tract infection, disc pain, eye disorders and sexual problems can be cured through the cosmic energies emitted from this gemstone.
The Healing Power of Blue Sapphire (Neelam)
Sapphire is said to eliminate the negative planetary effects of Saturn. Astrologers suggest that blue sapphire has magical powers that can help elevate an individual to a higher position in life. However, there may also be instances when the stone can react negatively. Hence, its advisable to test the stone for a week, before deciding to wear it for the long-term. The stone is found to be lucky with respect to wealth, love and wisdom, and poses to be helpful in healing ailments including joint pains, gout and arthritis. It also helps relieve anxiety, depression and stress, and improves one’s overall mental health.
The Healing Power of Hessonite (Gomedh)
Hessonite is considered to be associated with the shadow planet, Rahu. This stone serves as the guiding force for those who are ambitious and desire to achieve success and fame in life. It also helps control the spread of allergies and stalls bleeding and pain. A stone that is worn for health as well as wealth.
The Healing Power of Cats Eye (Lehsuniya)
This particular gemstone is primarily worn with the purpose of eradicating any form of negative influence from one’s life. It helps keep one safe against enemies, negativity and serious illnesses.