Pearl also known as Moti is the gemstone of Moon. The planet Moon rules the mind and psyche and controls the emotions. Pearl is also called Muktha and it is worn on a Monday.
Pearl is the second one of Navaratna, Nine Gemstones as per Hindu Astrology.
Pearl is used in silver or white metal and worn on the little finger .
Pearl is generally used to remove the negative effects of the Moon . It is believed to strengthen the mind and helps to cure insomnia It also aids in memory enhancement, cures uterine disorders, heart trouble , eye diseases and hysteria.
It is also known to increase sexual strength, removes melancholy and increases good fortune. Pearls can stimulate the feminity and help with self acceptance.
Pearls come in many colours and among them white pearl signifies a pure mind with faith and innocence gold and black pearls are used for prosperity and pink pearls are known to work with the heart chakra.
Pearls can be used by childless couples wishing to have children and for businessmen to protect them from financial losses and ensure prosperity.
It should always be selected from the right soure and worn after proper puja is performed according to the rituals prescribed by a qualified astrologer or gem therapist.