Diamond is a bright transparent coloured gemstone which is one of the very extravagant representations of the planet Venus in the Jyotish shastra. Being pleasant to look at as well as endowed with properties to enchant anyone who sees it is the natural instinct of the gem. It is termed as Vaiduryamani in Sanskrit and Heera in Hindi.
Associated day: Friday
Associated planet: Venus
Associated month: March
Associated zodiac sign: Taurus, Libra
Composition of Blue Sapphire
Chemical Formula: C
Crystal System: Hexagonal
Refractive Index: 1.76 – 1.77
SG: 3.15 – 3.53
Double Refraction: 0.0008
Luster: Vitreous to adamantine
Cleavage: None, but may exhibit parting
Mineral Class: Carboniferous
Origin of Diamond
Roughly 49% of diamonds originate from Central and Southern Africa, although significant sources of the mineral have been discovered in Canada, India, Russia, Brazil, and Australia. They are mined from kimberlite and lamproite volcanic pipes, which can bring diamond crystals, originating from deep within the Earth where high pressures and temperatures enable them to form, to the surface. The mining and distribution of natural diamonds are subjects of frequent controversy such as concerns over the sale of blood diamonds or conflict diamonds by African paramilitary groups. The diamond supply chain is controlled by a limited number of powerful businesses, and is also highly concentrated in a small number of locations around the world.
Pricing and quality of Diamond
The Pricing of Diamond depends on various parameters like – Colour, Cut, Clarity and Carat weight. The Transparency of a gem Quality Diamond may vary from Transparent to Translucent.
The Price range of Natural Diamond starts at around Rs 20000 per carat in India (as per current year 2016 market trend). If you see a cheaper deal online then you have to be cautious. While wearing Diamond for astrological purpose, one must ensure that the stone should not have Cracks, Black Spots or any other dosh in the stone.
Astrological facts about Diamond
Since Diamond represents the Venus planet in the astrological sciences, it is sought to have the best properties of balancing the negative aspects of the Venusif they are occurring to the person. WhileShukra represents mind, love, Sense gratification, romance and married life, the gemstone Diamond is said to eradicate the various ill effects of the Shukra planet as well as a weak Shukra or a wrongly placed sun in the horoscope. It takes away sadness and gloom of the life and protects the individual from the ill energies.
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Since today’s world is a place where lot many people come out as so called well-wishers and have intentions to load their pockets rather than the heart of the people they are dealing with, there is a very less chance of getting something unadulterated quickly and easily. Since the standards of worship should be maintained in order to get the best of benefits, one must try his best to get the best offering for the lord.
We, at #Shubhpuja understand your hankering for the true as well as pure gem set and have come up to the strict resolution of not to compromise with the standards and quality of the products we are presenting to our dear client. Since our logo is “Everything begins with faith”, we aspire to create faith in the hearts of the devotees joined to us
Without letting unnecessary people come in between, we directly deal with the gemstone manufactures and company which are responsible for extracting the raw gemstone and finish it to the final cut as per the demand of our customer.
Since Acharyas and Pundits have to be consulted regarding the weight and shape of the gemstone, we provide you with the consultation of the same when you book the gemstone and present before you a practical step by step illustrated guide of all the know-hows so as to ease the process of understanding of the gemstone and its wearing.
On the request of our customers, we energize the gemstone according to the Vedic shatsras under the expert guidance and experience of highly revered Purohitas, Acharyas and Pandits. They are properly energized using secret, yet very powerful mantras which give instant result.
For the pran pratishtha of Diamond, one must follow the steps:
1. Worship Devi.
2. Recite Shree Sooktam or Devi stuti or Durga chalisa.
3. Japa of Shukra beeja mantra: ॐद्रांद्रीँद्रौंसहशुक्रायनमः
4. Donate clothes or dairy cream or curd to a lady on Friday.
5. Fasting: On Fridays.
6. Pooja: Devi pooja.
7. Wear a 9 mukhi Rudraksha