Gemstones & Their Healing Powers
Before answering this question, we should know whether gemstones really have healing powers or not?
The answer is Yes, they do have the healing power and it is evident from its ancient use from various civilizations from east to west.
But are these healing powers discussed in the Indian Vedic astrology as well? Well, according to the Vedic astrology, gemstones work in a peculiar way depending upon the planetary positions in the birth chart of the wearer.
For example, if a person is having a problem with his finances, he could be recommended a certain gemstone and if that person has some issues with love or marriage, then there may be some other Vedic Ratna that could be helpful.
Vedic astrology has given less weight to the healing powers of these gemstones. It has given more importance to their association with the nine planets of our solar system. Nevertheless, these gemstones are being used for healing purposes since very long time in history.
All the civilizations like Babylonian, Egyptian, Aztecs or Mayans have been using gemstones for the special power that they hold; today we call it as a healing power.
Romans used Amethyst to repulse drunkenness and hangovers.
The Vikings used the Iolite gemstone in the shape of an optic lens thoroughly shined. They used it to view the position of the Sun and overcast sky to get the idea of directions while sailing.
Its all about the positive and negative vibrations!
Gemstones are gems with various Crystal habits and mineral structures. Each one has an alternate density, weight, chemistry and electron extremity and charge.
If a body which has a positive polarity can attract the discharge of negatively charged static, lightning and electricity; If magnets attract at opposite ends and MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) can...
Due external factors like aging, dehydration, the pearl becomes rough and fragile. High heat causes the fading of the cultured pearls and also causes splitting and cracking. Pearls are also vulnerable to several chemicals and acids. They are also affected by hair spray, perfumes, cosmetics and even perspiration....
According to Garuda Purana, Yellow Sapphire also resolves the problems of marriage like delay in marriage, problems in marriage and other obstacles. Yellow Sapphire is also called Pushparaag Mani. Garuda Purana (ch 74) describes the benefit of yellow sapphire. Married women who are facing the problem with their married life can wear this stone to invite happiness and prosperity in their life. Yellow Sapphire can also prove quite auspicious for pregnant women. Since it eases the delivery process and protects miscarriages.