Wednesday, 14 November 2018

Gemstones and Dhanteras in India

In India, Dhanteras is celebrated two days before Diwali. All purchases made during this period are considered to be the blessings of God. Buying gemstones is considered equally auspicious.

Blue Sapphire is believed to improve the status of the wearer in both family and society.
Ruby is thought to impart emotional strength to withstand deceit. Besides giving wealth, a happy domestic life and a charming personality, its said to strengthen a person's fate.

'Cat's Eye' gemstones (Chatoyant) are considered good for those who want protection from the 'evil eye'.