Ruled by the planet #Mercury, this beautiful velvety green Emerald is considered one of the most costly of gemstones. The most auspicious Emerald has radiance, is very smooth, transparent, sprays bright rays, consists of water and is without any dots or spots.
What are the Benefits of Emerald?
Emerald of good quality blesses the wearer with good health and a strong body . It makes the wearer wise and intelligent. It helps in enhancing the wealth of the wearer and blesses him/her with good children. It also provides protection from snake bites. Emerald improves eyesight. It is believed that Emerald cures bad dreams. If worn by pregnant women, Emerald ensures safe and painless delivery.
Who should wear Emerald ?
Emerald is considered as a birthstone to Virgo & Gemini according to Indian Astrology
Aries : It is not advisable for the people from this sign to wear ruby #gemstone as mercury is the lord of two bad houses – 3rd & 6th. However, it can be worn along if mercury is in its own sign in 3rd and 6th house during its major period.
Taurus : Mercury is a very auspicious planet for Taurus. It is a friend of the Venus, lord of the sign and it also owns auspicious houses- 2nd and 5th. Wearing Pearl will help people born in this sign to acquire wealth & good fortune. The benefits will multiply if worn along with Diamond, birthstone of Taurus.
Gemini : Mercury is the lord and therefore Emerald will always act as protective charm for the people belonging to this sign. It will bless the wearer with good health, wealth, longevity, domestic happiness, land & property, success in the file dof education & a smooth life. and advancement in profession.
Cancer : It is not advisable for the people from this sign to wear Emerald gemstone as mercury is the lord of two inauspicious houses – 3rd & 12th. Also, Mercury is an enemy of Moon, lord of this sign.
Leo : Mercury is the lord of 2nd house, house of wealth as well as the 11th house which is the house of gains that is why wearing Emerald will bring harmony in the family, financial gains and fame. Results will be pronounced if mercury is in its own sign in 2nd and 11th house during its major period.
Virgo : Emerald will always act as protective charm for the people belonging to this sign because mercury is the lord of Virgo. It will bless the wearer with good health, longevity, success and advancement in profession.
Libra : As mercury is a friend of Venus and rules the 9th house of bhagya & 12th house of this sign, it is beneficial to wear #Emerald along with Diamond.
Scorpio : It is not advisable for people born into this sign to wear Emerald because Mercury owns 8th house, house of losses as well as accidents and 11th house, which is the house of profits. However, if Mercury is placed in the 4th, 7th, or 11th house, wearing Emerald can prove to be beneficial during its major period.
Sagittarius : Mercury is the Lord of the 7th house of marriage and relationships and the 10th house of career and profession. If Mercury is positioned in the 2nd, 4th, 5th, 7th, 9th ,10th & 11th house, wearing Emerald during major period of mercury will prove to be advantageous for the wearer.
Capricorn : Mercury is a very auspicious planet for this sign because it is a friend of saturn & owns 6th as well as 9th house.Wearing of Emerald gemstone during major period of Mercury will ensure dawn of fate and fortune. Benefits will multiply if Emerald is worn with Blue Sapphire.
Aquarius : Mercury is the lord of 5th & 8th house and therefore it is considered as an auspicious planet for Aquarius people. Also, Saturn, lord of this sign, is a friend of mercury. Benefits will multiply if Emerald is worn with Blue Sapphire.
Pisces : As Mercury is the lord of the 4th house of mother, pleasures, fixed assets, land, vehicles and the 7th house of spouse, marriage and relationships, people born in this sign can wear Emerald if Mercury is placed in the 4th house, 7th house, 10th house, 11th house during its major period. However, if people from this sign are apprehending death on account of old age or illness should never wear Emerald because mercury’s ownership of 7th house makes it a death inflicting planet.
Which Emeralds are considered inauspicious?
It is considered that a blemished emerald causes injuries to wearer.
It also deprives the wearer of happiness from parents and causes distress to them.
It is believed that such Emerald takes away wealth & happiness of the wearer.
Emerald or it’s substitutes should never be worn with Red Coral, Pearl, Yellow Sapphire and their substitutes.
What are the substitutes of Emerald?
It should be noted that emerald should not be less than 3 carats. If a person cannot afford to buy Emerald he can wear its substitutes. The best substitutes for Emerald gemstones are Aquamarine, Peridot, Green Zircon, Green Agate or Jade.
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