Navaratna is an ancient Sanskrit work, meaning nine gems. It is the most auspicious and astrologically effective gemstone arrangement of 9 precious gemstones, namely Ruby, Diamond, Blue Sapphire, Yellow Sapphire, Emerald, Red Coral, Pearl, Hessonite and Cat’s Eye. It is believed to be highly beneficial, as it tends to club all the benefits of the 9 gemstones together and lead the wearer towards a happier and prosperous life, full of abundance, health and wealth.

Who Should Wear A Navaratna?

The Navaratna can be worn by anyone and everyone, as it has no astrological restrictions based on zodiacs or birth, but however should only be worn if recommended by an astrologer.

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How To Choose A Navaratna?

  • All the 9 gemstones of the Navaratna should be of flawless quality.
  • They should have no visible internal inclusions and showcase great quality in color, brilliance and radiance.
  • The gemstones should not exhibit any color zoning and the colors should be evenly spread throughout the stones
  • The Navaratna gemstones must be place in a specific order according to Vedic astrology, to truly be beneficial.

Benefits Of Navaratna

  • Navaratna stones are considered to protect one from demons, snakes, poisons, diseases, sinful reactions and other dangers.
  • It is believed to bestow upon its wearer good health, prosperity, happiness, and peace of mind.
  • It is known to ward off the negative or malefic effects of the planets, while strengthening the positive influences.

Navaratna Quality Factors

  • The Navaratna stones must be flawless in terms of color, cut and quality.
  • The semi transparent to transparent stones like Diamond, Blue and Yellow sapphire, Hessonite and Ruby must showcase great clarity and brilliance, while having no visible internal inclusions. These stones should also exhibit their respective colors brilliantly and there should be no color zoning.
  • The opaque stones like Emerald and Red Coral should have no cracks or internal inclusions and should also exhibit their color brilliantly.
  • Cat’s Eye stone must showcase brilliant chatoyant effect, where only a single line of light capturing inclusions, allows light to pass through the gemstone through only what seems to be a radiant line in the stone..

How To Wear A Navaratna?

 Navaratna gemstone jewellery can be worn by anyone and everyone, preferably after charging it up by reciting all the mantras of the individual gemstones, before sunrise in a temple.