Ruled by ketu, this gemstone is known for its resemblance with an actual cat’s eye. It has an intriguing as well as distinct appearance. One should always select a #Cat’sEye gemstone that has yellowish radiance and a straight white band inside.
What are the Benefits of Cat’s Eye?
An unblemished Cat’s Eye gives happiness in the matter of children. It blesses the wearer with wealth as well as helps in restoring the lost wealth. This gemstone also removes poverty and cures diseases, specially eye troubles. It protects the wearer from enemies and saves him from all the bad influences.
Who should wear a Cat’s Eye ?
Aries : It is beneficial to wear Cat’s Eye if; #Ketu is positioned in the 5th, 6th, 9th, or 12th house during its major period.
Taurus : People born in this sign should wear Cat’s Eye gem stones if; Ketu is positioned in the 9th or 11th house during the major period.
Gemini : If ketu is positioned in 9th, 10th and 11th houses; individuals can wear Cat’s Eye only during the major period of Ketu.
Cancer : It is advisable to wear Cat’s Eye if; Ketu is positioned in the 6th, 9th, or 11th house only during its major period.
Leo : As the sun is an enemy of Ketu; people should only wear this gemstone if; the planet is positioned in the 8th, 9th or 11th house during its major period.
Virgo : Mercury and Ketu have neutral relations; and therefore individuals can wear Cat’s eye when ketu owns the 4th, 9th, or 3rd house.
Libra : As Venus, lord of Libra, is a friend of Ketu; individuals will benefit if; they wear Cat’s Eye when the planet is positioned in the 2nd, 3rd or 11th house during the major periods.
Scorpio : Mars and Ketu share a neutral relation. Individuals can wear Cat’s eye when ketu owns 2nd, 10th or 11th house during the major periods.
Sagittarius : Individuals can wear Cat’s Eye gemstone when ketu is positioned in the 2nd, 4th, 9th, or 12th house can wear a Cat’s Eye.
Capricorn : As Saturn, lord of this sign, is a friend of Ketu; individuals will benefit if; they wear Cat’s Eye; when the planet is positioned in the 2nd, 4th, 9th or 12th house during the major periods.
Aquarius : Saturn, lord of this sign, shares a friendly relationship with Ketu. Therefore, individuals will benefit if; they wear Cat’s Eye when the planet is positioned in the 2nd, 10th, or 11th houses during the major periods.
Pisces : Individuals born in this sign can wear Cat’s Eye gemstone only; when ketu is positioned in the 1st, 2nd, 9th or 10th house as Jupiter and Ketu shares a neutral relation.
Which Cat’s Eyes are considered inauspicious?
It is believed that a blemished stone proves to be very harmful for the wearer.
A Cat’s eye gemstone with spots causes trouble from enemies while one with depression causes stomach disorders.
A dull & opaque stone is considered to be bad for health.
Cat’s eye gemstone with a crack on it causes injuries to the wearer.
A stone with vicious luster; is bad for children whereas the one with a web may send the wearer to prison.
The gemstone with black dot or spot may cause death.
It is also believed that this gemstone warns the wearer about a coming disaster by changing its color. The wearer should take off the gemstone if it changes its color immediately after it has been worn
A Cat’s Eye gemstone should never be worn along with Ruby, Pearl, Red Coral, Yellow Sapphire and their substitutes.
What are the substitutes of Cat’s Eye?
It should be noted that the weight of this gemstone should not be less than 3 carats. If a person is not able to purchase Cat’s Eye; he can opt for its substitute, Tiger’s Eye which belongs to the quarts group of gemstone. It is considered to be cheaper than Cat’s Eye.
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