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Wearing Emerald, Panna – Auspicious days, Carats, Wearing Finger, Metal

Emerald gemstone

Emerald gemstone

Wearing Emerald gemstone – Auspicious days to wear Emerald (Markat, Panna), best weight in carats, which finger you should wear it on and which metal the ring should be made with?

Emerald is the fourth one of Navaratna, Nine Gemstones as per Hindu Astrology. Emerald is associated with the planet Mercury and gives the wearer good health and intelligence. It also bestows wealth and children and protects the wearer from bites of snakes and other evil influences.

Emerald gemstone is green in colour and it is due to the presence of chromium and vanadium. It is found in granites, pegmatites and schists and alluvial deposits.

Check more about Emerald Gemstone here..

Planet for Emerald stone – Mercury (Budha)

For Budha doshas, as a remedy Emerald gemstone is worn.

Nature of Emerald stone – Cold

Finger in which to be worn – Pink Finger (Little Finger) / Middle Finger

Auspicious day to wear – Wednesday (Budhavar)

Preferred metal in which the ring or other ornaments should be made – Gold

Weight of Emerald stone – 3 / 5 / 7 / 10 Rattis (1 Ratti = 0.91 Carat).

The weight is measured in Rattis in most of the traditional jewelry stores in India. Based on the locations (North India, Central India, Western India & Eastern India), the measurement varies like for 100 Rattis = 90 to 94 Carats.

Substitute for Emerald gemstone – Aquamarine, Green Tourmaline.

Auspicious Days for wearing Emerald in 2017

7 June 2017

21 June 2017

28 June 2017

5 July 2017

19 July 2017 (From 7.26 AM)

26 July 2017 (Till 8.09 AM)

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  1. Meenakshi tiwari says:

    I was wearing a panna from 4 years . But had to take it off . Now I want to wear it again .
    Should I :
    1) follow the whole procedure again
    2) and is Wednesday morning the only time to re-wear it
    I can wear it again at any time and without chants etc.

  2. Veena says:

    Wearing panna auspicious days 2018,please suggest.