Wearing Coral gemstone – Auspicious days to wear Coral (Praval, Moonga, Pagadam), best weight in carats, which finger you should wear it on and which metal the ring should be made with?
Red Coral is the third one of Navaratna, Nine Gemstones as per Hindu Astrology. Red corals are the most popular among corals and are formed by colouring white corals. Also natural corals with a combination of red and orange colour are found. Pink and red coral are used in jewellary and golden coral is very rare to find.
Red coral is beneficial in aiding good physical and mental health. It is also known to instill vigour and vitality in the individual. Red coral reduces the negative effects of the planet Mars and it bestows monetary gains, socials status and success in new ventures for the person.
Planet for Moonga stone – Mars (Kuja, Mangal).
For Kuja doshas, as a remedy Coral gemstone is worn.
Nature of Red Coral stone – Hot
Finger in which to be worn – Ring Finger / Middle Finger
Auspicious day to wear – Tuesday (Mangalvar)
Preferred metal in which the ring or other ornaments should be made – Silver or Copper
Weight of Ruby stone – 7 / 9 / 11 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 Red Coral gemstone – Corundum.
Auspicious Days for wearing Coral in 2019
1 January 2019
8 January 2019
22 January 2019
29 January 2019
12 February 2019
19 February 2019 (11.20 AM onwards)
26 February 2019