Wearing Blue Sapphire gemstone – Auspicious days to wear Blue Sapphire (Neelam), best weight in carats, which finger you should wear it on and which metal the ring should be made with?
Blue Sapphire is the seventh one of Navaratna, Nine Gemstones as per Hindu Astrology.
Blue Sapphire Gemstone also known as Neelam is the gemstone associated with the planet Saturn. Saturn is known as the karmic planet and rules the signs of Capricorn and Aquarius. Blue sapphire is worn on a Saturday.
Blue Sapphire gemstone is known to bring mental peace and financial rewards to the person wearing it. Among all the gemstones, this gemstone is known to be the fastest rewarding gemstone.
Planet for Blue Sapphire stone – Saturn (Shani)
For Shani doshas, as a remedy Blue Sapphire gemstone is worn.
Nature of Blue Sapphire stone – Very cold
Finger in which to be worn – Middle Finger / Pink Finger
Auspicious day to wear – Saturday (Shanivar)
Preferred metal in which the ring or other ornaments should be made – Gold
Weight of Blue Sapphire stone – 5 or 7 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 Blue Sapphire gemstone – Amethyst, Lapis Lazuli.
Auspicious Days for wearing Blue Sapphire in 2021
6 March 2021
20 March 2021