Ruled by planet Moon, Pearl is considered as the most adorable and precious stone out of all the gemstones. Pearls are formed in the shells of oysters. A pearl gemstone with rosy sheen; is considered the most expensive one and it is found exclusively in the Persian Gulf. They are also found in India, particularly in southern India.
What are the Benefits of Pearl?
A #Pearl is considered to be the inspiration of love. It also cures fever and gives the wearer control over his anger. Pearl with yellow lustre brings wealth while one with red lustre makes the wearer intelligent. White pearl brings fame and the one with blue lustre is considered to bless the wearer with good fortune. In Hindu tradition it is believed that if; the bride wears a nose ring of pearls during the time of her marriage; it will bless her with a happy married life as well as protect her from widowhood. It is also considered that the wearer is blessed by Goddess #Lakshmi with wealth and long life. The wearer also becomes intelligent, achieves great position in life and earns name as well as fame.
Who should wear Pearl?
Aries : As the #moon is a good friend of Mars, lord of Aries, Pearl is considered to be auspicious for people born into this sign; Wearing a Pearl will help the person to achieve freedom from mental disturbances, happiness from mother, success in education and gains in property. Results will enhance if worn along with Red Coral, gemstone of mars, during major periods of the moon.
Taurus : It is not advisable for the people born in this sign to wear Pearl. However, if the moon is in its own sign in the 3rd house; it can be worn during the major period of the moon.
Gemini : It is not advisable for the people from this sign to wear pearl gemstone; because Mercury, lord of Gemini, is not friendly with the moon. But if the moon is ill placed and afflicted then wearing Pearl can avert financial difficulties.
Cancer : Moon is the lord of Cancer; and that is why wearing Pearl is very beneficial for the people born in this sign. They are advised to wear it throughout the year. Pearl will bless them with good health, long life, freedom from mental disturbances and also, improve finances. Pearl is considered as a #birthstone to Cancer according to Indian Astrology.
Leo : It is not advisable for the people from this sign to wear Pearl gemstone; because the moon is the lord of the 12th house of Leo. However, it can be worn if the moon is his own sign during the major period.
Virgo : As the moon is the lord of the 11th house is the house of gains and fulfilment of desires; it is beneficial for the people born into this sign to wear Pearl during the major period of the moon.
Libra : Moon is not a friend of Venus, which is the lord of Libra. But as it is the lord of the 10th house; Pearl brings name, fame, honours, wealth to the wearer; when the moon is in its own sign in the 10th house.
Scorpio : As the moon is the lord of 9th house; house of fortune, it is very beneficial for the people of this sign to wear Pearl. It will bring purity of mind, good fortune & longevity of father. The benefits will multiply if it is worn along with Red Coral.
Sagittarius : It is not advisable for the people from this sign to wear Pearl gemstone; unless the moon is in its own sign in the 8th house.
Capricorn : Moon is the lord of 7th house; the house of death, and is considered to be an enemy of Saturn, lord of Capricorn; therefore it is not advisable for people born in this sign to wear Pearl.
Aquarius : It is not advisable for the people from this sign to wear Pearl gemstone; unless the moon is in the 4th house during its major period.
Pisces : Moon is the lord of 5th house & hence wearing Pearl will bless the person; with children, name, fame and good fortune.
Which Pearls are considered inauspicious?
Pearl which has a spot without lustre is likely to cause leprosy to the wearer.
If there is a spot like the eye of fish, the wearer faces loss of children.
Wearing a Pearl without lustre can shorten the life of the wearer. A flat Pearl with protrusion of three corners can cause misfortune to the wearer.
Wearing a long pearl instead of a round one, makes the person foolish.
The wearer suffers loss of livelihood if a side of the Pearl is broken.
If any part of the pearl takes the shape of a bird, the wearer suffers all his wealth and earnings.
What are the substitutes of Pearl?
If a person cannot afford to buy Pearl he can wear its substitutes. The best substitutes for Pearl gemstone are moon-stone & White sapphire, but White Sapphire is also not a cheap stone.
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