Gemstones, also known as Ratnas, have powers that may influence one’s life when one wears them as a ring or on the neck chain. These Ratnas are stones that have a strong potential influence on human life and destiny.
The selection of a suitable Astrological Gemstone, according to Rashi, is important. It is believed that negative energy may be produced against the individual who wears the wrong stone. And wearing the proper gemstone according to one’s Horoscope will have positive effects on their life.
Vedic astrology suggests that we should wear gemstones according to our Rashi to dispel tide over troubles. Wearing the gemstone as per the Horoscope speeds up the fructification of the good results promised in a person’s birth chart (natal chart). If one wants good results in a particular area of life, we may wear favorable stones as per our relevant divisional chart.
Gemstones based on Horoscope
Here are the Gemstones according to Rashi – Rashi Ratna.
1. Mesha Rashi – Aries
The appropriate gemstones for Aries are Ruby, Diamond, and Onyx. These stones reduce the evil and harmful effects of Kuja Dosha (Mars). The suitable time for wearing it is Tuesday. Coral is also beneficial to the person belonging to this Rashi. The metal to be used is either copper or silver. After the ring is made, it has to be cleaned with pure milk.
2. Vrisha Rashi – Taurus
Persons belonging to Taurus Rashi have to wear Diamonds, and their sub-gemstone is Opel. The color of the Diamond is white and very shining. It reduces the evil effects of Venus (Sukra). They will possess financial and domestic happiness after wearing stones. The suitable day for wearing the ring is Friday. The gem has to be purified with milk, and the ring has to be made of gold metal only.
3. Mithun Rashi – Gemini
The major gemstone for Gemini Rashi is Emerald, and the sub-gems are Firoz and Onyx. The gem is greenish in color. It reduces the negative effects of Mercury (Budh). It helps for the development of business, and peace of mind and guards the health. The suitable day for wearing the Gem is Wednesday at the time of sunrise. Before wearing, the stone has to be purified with milk and water, and it should be made of gold metal only.
4. Kark – Cancer
The person belonging to Cancer Rashi has to wear Pearl as its major gemstone mainly. It is white in color. It reduces the negative effects of the Moon (Chandra Graha). It produces peace of mind and controls mental tension. The pearl has to be purified with pure milk, and the ring has to be made of silver only. The suitable day for wearing the ring is Monday at the time of sunrise.
5. Simha – Leo
Ruby is the prime gemstone of Leo Rashi. It reduces the negative effects of the Sun (Ravi Graha Dasa). It produces financial gain for the father and safeguards the health of the natives’ father. It produces good health. After purifying with milk and pure water, Ruby, the Gem has to be made of the ring with silver metal only and worn on the ring finger on Sunday at sunrise time.
6. Kanya – Virgo
People of Virgo Rashi have to wear genuine Green Sapphire, and their sub-gems are Emerald or Nix. The color of the stone is green. It reduces the negative effects of Mercury (Budha) and develops financial improvement and guards health. The Gem has to be purified before making it into the ring, and the best metal is gold. The suitable day for wearing the ring is Wednesday at Sunrise time to the little finger.
7. Tula – Libra
The key gemstone for Libra Rashi is a Diamond, and the sub-Gem is Opel. As it is white, it reduces the negative effects of Venus (Sukra Graha Dasha). It invokes good health and immense wealth. The diamond has to be purified with milk and water, and the ring has to be made of gold metal only. The suitable day for wearing the gem is Friday at the time of Sunrise.
8. Vrischika – Scorpio
Coral is the right gemstone for Scorpio Rashi, which is reddish, and the sub gem is Loc Onyx. It reduces Mars (Kuja Dasa). It drives away any negative vibrations that may come to the wearer. The Coral has to be purified with milk and water, and the ring has to be made of silver. The best day for wearing the gem is Tuesday at sunrise time, and one should wear it on to ring finger only.
9. Dhanush – Sagittarius
People of Sagittarius Rashi should wear Yellow Sapphire, and their sub-gem is Topaz. It is in yellow color. It reduces the adverse effects of Jupiter (Guru Graha Dasa) and helps the wearer to increase finance and good progress in education. The gem has to be purified with milk, and the ring has to be made of gold metal only. The suitable day for wearing the gem is Thursday, early hours to the pointing finger only.
10. Makara – Capricorn
Blue Sapphire is the major gemstone for Capricorn Rashi, and the sub-gem is Blue Spinal. It reduces Saturn’s negative effects (Saani Dasha) and guards health and wealth and increases longevity. The gem has to be purified with milk and water, and the best metal for making the ring is silver. The best day for wearing the ring is Saturday at sunrise time and worn on the left-hand second finger.
11. Kumbha – Aquarius
People belonging to this Aquarius Rashi should go for Turquoise and Cats eye. Turquoise is sea blue in color, and Cat’s eye is greyish. It overall helps to dispel the negativity bestowed by the adverse planetary transits, get rid of negative thoughts, evil eyes and improve financial crises, and help from common diseases. The gem has to be purified with milk and water, and the best metal for making the ring is silver. The best day for wearing the ring is Saturday at sunrise time and worn on the left hand on the second finger.
12. Meena – Pisces
As per Jyotish Shastra, Yellow Sapphire is the most important gemstone for Meena Rashi. Their sub gems are Topaz or Citrine. It is in yellow color. It reduces the negative effects of the biggest planet Jupiter (Guru Graha Dasa). It usually increases well in business, education, and spiritual affairs. The gem has to be purified with milk and water, and the metal to be used to make a ring is only gold. The suitable day for wearing the gemstones is Thursday at Sunrise time, and they should be worn with a Point finger.
Vedic Astrologers also recommend wearing different lucky Gemstones to nullify the various doshas and negative effects of the planets during different periods of time. To accurately understand this, you should ask an experienced astrologer.