Gemstone as the name suggests are the Gems of cosmic energy which are used to influence any native when it wears. In Vedic Astrology science, Gemstones are also called as Navratnas or Ratnas which means each nine planet has specific characteristic bestowed upon by Navagrahas on the earth.
In fact in Vedic Astrology, Rishi and Munis have discussed the importance and significance of Gemstones in Garud Purana and Agni Purana and how it brings prosperity and changes in native’s life.
In Astrology every planet is associated with particular zodiac sign and every zodiac sign is associated with particular Gemstone. However when to wear a particular Gemstone is decided by positions of planets if different houses in natives horoscope and by consulting expert astrologer only.
Following are the nine planets and their association with nine Gemstone respect to each zodiac Sign
|Lord Planet||Zodiac Sign or Rashi||Day||Metal or Dhaatu||Gemstone||Finger to Wear|
|Sun or Surya||Leo or Singha||Sunday or Raviwar||Gold or Sona||Ruby or Manik||Ring (Aanamika)|
|Chandra or Moon||Cancer or Karka||Monday or Somwar||Silver or Chandi||White Pearl or Moti||Little (Kanistha)|
|Mars or Mangal||Aries or Mesh
Scorpio or Vishchik
|Tuesday or Mangalwar||Gold/Silver||Red Coral Moonga||Ring (Aanamika)|
|Mercury or Budh||Gemini or Mithun – Virgo Kanya||Wednesday or Budwar||Gold/Silver||Emerald or Panna||Little (Kanistha)|
|Guru or Brishapati||Dhanu or Sagittarius
Pisces and Meen
|Thursdsay or Guruwar||Gold||Yellow Sapphire or Phukraj||Index (Tarjani)|
|Venus or Shukra||Taurus or Vrishba
Libra or Tula
|Friday or Shukrawar||Gold||Diamond or Heera||Ring
|Saturn or Shani||Makar or Capricorn
Aquarius or Kumbha
|Saturday or Shaniwar||Gold||Blue Sapphire or Neelam||Middle (Madhyama)|
|Rahu||Silver||Gomed or Hessonite||Middle (Madhyama)|
|Ketu||Silver||Cats eye or Lahsuniya||Middle
Gemstone Astrological Facts and Figures