Yellow sapphire gemstone is also called pukhraj in Hindi.
In Sanskrit it is called Guru ratna, Pushparaag and in Persian as Yakkot. In Urdu as Asphar.
It is the precious stone for Jupiter.
Benefits: It has the power to subside excess of vayu, pitta and kapha (the tridosa theory in ayurveda). Yellow sapphire
has miraculous healing power. It cures rheumatoid arthritis, degenerative arthritis, gout, sciatica, lumbago, rheumatism spondylitis,
heat troubles, high blood pressure, stomach ailments, impotency, frigidity and sterility. Yellow sapphire is very useful in prevention
of obstacles of childbirth.
Who should wear: Yellow sapphire can be worn by the persons born in Aries, Cancer, Scorpio, Sagittarius and Pisces,
if Jupiter is weak but well placed. Persons engaged in teaching, education, law, administration of justice, MPs, MLAs, judges,
public leaders, gazetted officials, vice chancellors, chairmen of public bodies, secretaries, legal luminaries, administrators,
big linancers and high priests may be benefited by wearing yellow sapphire.
Substitutes: Topaz is the substitute of yellow sapphire but it should always be worn of double weight than yellow
sapphire as indicated in one's birth chart. Yellow Akeek may also be used in its place.
How to wear: It is usually worn in the first finger of the right hand. Yellow sapphire must be worn in gold ring
in the index finger on Thursday morning after purification. It can be worn in early morning when Punarvasu, Poorva Bhadrapada or
Vishakha Nakshatras are operative and there is no Bhadra.
Compatibility: Blue colour cuts the yellow colour and vice versa. It means that the negative influence of
Saturn can be nullified by wearing yellow sapphire and the adverse results of Jupiter can be counter balanced by blue sapphire.
So if Jupiter is adversely placed and emits negative vibrations on the native, blue sapphire can be used whereas if Saturn
is adverse yellow sapphire will be immense benefit. However, use yellow sapphire when Jupiter is weak or afflicted but well
placed. Yellow sapphire will reduce the adversity caused by Mars, Mercury, Saturn and Venus. However, it cannot counteract
(he evil vibration of the Sun and Moon. Yellow sapphire can be worn along with Coral, pearl and ruby. It should not be worn
with diamond and blue sapphire.
Unmarried girls who are facing obstacles in the finalization of marriage may wear Indian coral of 14 rattis of weight along
with yellow sapphire of 7 rattis of weight, if they are not mangli and Jupiter is afflicted, weak retrograde of debilitated
but that is not placed in trikas.
It harmonizes and benefits Guru or Jupiter, the largest graha (planet) in the solar system. Pukraj signifies knowledge,
wisdom, virtue, fortune, justice, education, future, religion, philosophy, devotion, children, distant travel, spirituality, truthfulness, prosperity
Guru is the major instructor or teacher and influences action with the highest order and balance. Guru guides action in the
most harmonious and uplifting manner and balances inner and outer input while simultaneously performing and monitoring action.
Yellow Sapphire Birthstone is basically Corundum and comes in many other colours as well.
The chemical composition is Aluminium Oxide with a formula of Al203. It is mainly found in Queensland and New south
Wales in Australia. Even Sri Lanka, East Africa also produces this type of sapphire. It has hardness of 9,
specific gravity 4.00, refractive index 1.76-1,77 with a Trigonal crystal structure.
Actual Pukhraj should feel heavy when put on one's palm. It should not have layered surface. After being nibbed with a touchstone, it should shine further. A defective or fake piece will give sand like roughness when touched. It can have blackish bubbles in its body. A fake will give different hues of yellow and whitish. A real sapphire would drown in a liquid whereas other fakes will ultimately come to the surface.
Benefits of Wearing Yellow Sapphire
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Semi Precious Substitute:
The semi precious substitute is Golden Topaz. Golden Topaz is actually golden yellow in colour and
is sometimes called as Sherry topaz also. Although topaz occurs in other colours also,
but golden yellow is in the category of gems.
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- : Order Favorable Gemstone Report
- : Remedies for Planet Jupiter in Astrology
- : Effect of Planet Jupiter in 12 House
- : Planet Jupiter and Brihaspati In The Birth Chart
- : Planet Jupiter in the 12 Signs
- : Rudraksha - Five mukhi Rudraksha, Five Mukhi Rudraksha Rosaries, Five Mukhi Kantha, Five Mukhi Malas, Sidh Rudraksha Malas
- : Brihaspati Yantra - An effective remedy for empowerment of Planet Mars in Horoscope
- : Yellow Sapphire Gemstone to give power to Jupiter
- : Pendant-Power Pendant, Narayan Pendant, Jupiter Yogas
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