Wearing Hessonite gemstone – Auspicious days to wear Hessonite (Gomedh, Gomedhika, Gomedhikam) best weight in carats, which finger you should wear it on and which metal the ring should be made with?
Hessonite also known as Gomedh is the gemstone associated with the planet Rahu. Rahu is known as a karmic planet and the day prescribed to wear the gemstone is on Saturday. This gemstone can help to neutralise the ill effects of Rahu.
The planets Rahu and Ketu are known to cause havoc in any person’s life if they are not aligned favourably in the person’s horoscope. Hence in order to counter the ill effects of the planet, one needs to appease the planet by worshipping the God.
Planet for Hessonite stone – Rahu
For Rahu doshas, as a remedy Hessonite gemstone is worn.
Nature of Hessonite stone – Cold
Finger in which to be worn – Middle / Pink Finger
Auspicious day to wear – Saturday (Shanivar)
Preferred metal in which the ring or other ornaments should be made – Silver
Weight of Hessonite stone – 6 Rattis | 11 Rattis | 13 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 Hessonite gemstone – Brown Tourmaline
Auspicious Days for wearing Hessonite in 2019
12 January 2019 (till 7.07 AM)
19 January 2019
26 January 2019
2 February 2019
16 February 2019 (11.10 onwards)
2 March 2019
9 March 2019
16 March 2019
23 March 2019
20 March 2019
13 April 2019
20 April 2019
27 April 2019