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Although many kinds of Gemstones have been used by mankind for their healing and magical properties among all Gemstones the Zenith is held by the Navaratnas.

The Navaratnas/Navratnas are the sacred nine gemstones as per Vedic texts and Indian Astrology that have a profound impact on human life. These Navratnas are linked to the nine planets also referred to as the Navagrahas and are recommended after the detailed study of the Kundali/ Indian Horoscope.

Recommendation of correct gemstones by Vedic Astrology is an ancient art practiced and revered since eons and bring about magical changes in individual lives.

The Navaratnas/Navratnas/Nine Gems as per Vedic Texts and Hindu Astrology

List of the Navaratnas as per Hindu Astrology/ Navratnas as per Vedic Astrology

  1. Ruby
  2. Natural Pearl
  3. Red Coral
  4. Emerald
  5. Yellow Sapphire
  6. Diamond
  7. Blue Sapphire
  8. Hessonite
  9. Cat's Eye Chrysoberyl

Navaratnas/Navratna/Nine Gems- a Basic Introduction and their planetary powers.

Ancient Vedic scriptures and teachings have mentioned RATNAS or gems as one of the 6 pathways to alter the negative karmic life map and remove obstacles and emerge in life with the feeling of happiness and fulfilment.

The Vedic gems are also believed to of a therapeutic value. The Garuda Purana and Agni Purana have discussed the Science of Gemology and characteristics of Gemstones that bring about auspicious changes in life.

The Brihat Samhita has also discussed the healing properties of the various gems. And in many ancient cultures too gemstones have always been believed to have metaphysical powers.

Every sign of the zodiac is ruled by a planet and every planet has an associated gemstone, which in turn has the powers to harness the power of the cosmic rays associated with that particular planet and elevate a individual’s emotional, mental and materials status. Even the days of the week are associated with planets.

The gems are also allocated with metals to be set in to give the best results of the planets. Even the fingers in which to wear a gem have been stated!

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