Yellow sapphire is stated to be the most crucial and benevolent gemstone by the virtue of its auspicious association with coercive planet Jupiter.
Yellow Sapphires bring prosperity to anyone who wears it, thus making it one of the most popular and beneficial gemstones among the Navaratnas.
Yellow Sapphire gemstone is also known as Pukhraj is a highly auspicious gemstone, worn to get the blessings of magnanimous planet ‘Jupiter’.
Astrologically, this bright yellow colored gemstone of the Corundum mineral family is worn to gain professional success, good financial status, health rejuvenation, marital bliss and healthy progeny.
It is always advised to first check your horoscope from the experienced astrologer before wearing yellow sapphire gemstones.
This verification is essential because gemstones have an impact on your natural energy fields and wearing a non-suitable stone can have an adverse effect.
After you verified for yellow sapphire to wear then you need to follow rules and rituals for wearing a Yellow Sapphire.
Step 1: Day for wearing Yellow Sapphire
Buy a Yellow Sapphire stone on a Thursday during the Shukla Paksha (the ascending moon cycle). Yellow Sapphire may also be purchased when the nakshatra (constellation) is Pushya, Punarvasu, Vishakha or Purva Bhadrapad.
Step 2: Right metal for wearing Yellow Sapphire
Choose the right metal to embark the stone most of the times gold or silver are preferred. Gold is highly recommended for wearing a Pukhraj stone. But people with budget constraints can also use silver and panchdhaatu metal.
Before wearing the ring or pendant, one should check that the stone is fixed inside the metal in such a manner that it touches the wearer’s skin properly. This helps to channelize the positive energies of the gemstone in the life of the wearer.
Step 3: Minimum Weight of the Gemstone
Generally, it is recommended to wear a Yellow Sapphire or Pukhraj stone of minimum 1/12th of the wearer’s body weight (in kg). For instance, a person weighing 60 kgs should wear a Guru Ratna Pukhraj of minimum 5 carats.
Step 4: Finger for wearing Yellow Sapphire
Wear the ring on the index/first finger of the right hand.
Step 5: Purification of Yellow Sapphire
The yellow sapphire stone is usually passed through various hands before finally reaching the wearer, it is important to follow the Vedic purification process and get rid of those impressions.
For purification of gemstone, place the yellow sapphire ring in a metal bowl and add the following Pooja Samagri, one by one:
- Ganga Jal
- Tulsi Leaves (Indian Basil)
- Unboiled cow’s milk
- Ghee (Clarified Butter)
Step 6: Mantra for Yellow Sapphire
After the completion of purification ritual, take the yellow sapphire gemstone ring/pendant/bracelet out of the liquids and clean it using a fresh soft piece of cloth. Place it into a clean bowl. Now, energize the gemstone by reciting the holy Jupiter mantra for 108 times.
“Aum Brim Brahaspataye Namah Aum”
Step 7: Wearing yellow sapphire ring
Wear the ring with praying to Lord Brihaspati to your wellbeing and peaceful life. The Yellow Sapphire Pukhraj ring blesses its wearer with astrological benefits for 3-4 years.
Remember to clean the yellow sapphire regularly with a soft brush. Dust accumulated below the ring can reduce the effect of the stone.
Benefits of wearing Yellow Sapphire:
Yellow Sapphire the powerful gemstone can bring excellent benefits in the lives of the wearer. Have a look at some top yellow sapphire benefits
The yellow sapphire gemstone helps in achieving academic as well as professional goals. It improves concentration on work and one can focus on his or her target. This stone will also help you achieve prosperity and mental tranquility.
Enhances the prospects of success
Bring prosperity, name, fame, and success in your life by adorning yellow sapphire gemstone. This gemstone is believed to bring along with it good fortune and wealth.
Brings marital bliss
The gemstone brings stability after marriage and brings marital bliss. Thus, finding the suitable match and living with them peacefully is possible with the yellow sapphire gemstone.
This gem is believed to be medically effective to heal diseases and prevent them from attacking the wearer. The Pukhraj gemstone is also great for improving blood circulation and can help in treating liver, throat, stomach, and lung-related ailments.
Yellow sapphire is the gemstones which help in balancing the Throat Chakra blessed with the powers of Jupiter. Jupiter is the planet of Trust and Justice. This chakra is associated with the judgment of right and wrong, creativity and self-expression, finding out truth and lies.