Pearl is an exquisitely white coloured organicgemstone which is one of the very beautiful representations of the planet Moonin the Jyotishshastra.Pearl is one of the gemstones which is not extracted from the rocks, instead it is taken from the oysters which are found in the sea. It is termed as Mukta in Sanskrit and Moti in Hindi.
Associated day: Monday
Associated planet: Moon
Associated month: June
Associated zodiac sign: Cancer
Composition of Pearl
Chemical Formula: CaCO3
Hardness: 3.5 to 4
Crystal System: Elongate
Refractive Index: 1.53 – 1.67
SG: 2.65 – 2.85
Double Refraction: 0.0008
Luster: Vitreous to adamantine
Cleavage: None, but may exhibit parting
Mineral Class: Calcium Carbonate
Origin of Pearl
Japan and Australia are the best sources of Pearl. Pearls are also produced in large quantities in China and French Polynesia, which provides Cultured Pearls and Tahitian Pearls respectively
Pricing and quality of Pearl
Typical Characteristics of Natural Pearls on which their pricing is calculated are according to- Shape, Symmetry, Size, Color & Finish. Pearls come in various shapes. Perfect Round & Symmetrical Pearls are high on quality. Silver, White, Golden & Pink colors are most desirable colors in Pearls. Small sized pearls (up to 4 carats) are comparatively more widely available. Bigger Sized Pearls (more than 4 carats) are difficult to form, thus higher price. A Fine Quality pearl should be Symmetrical in shape (Oval or Round) with Good Surface finish and Luster. Good Surface Finish means that the Pearl should not have visible dents, Cavities, and Spots on its surface
Our prices are according to the current market prices of ring-sized Pearl stones. Pearl prices are further increasing internationally due to restrictions on Pearl mining worldwide
Astrological facts about Pearl
Since Pearl represents the Moon planet in the astrological sciences, it is sought to have the best properties of balancing the negative aspects of the Moon if they are occurring to the person. While the Moonrepresents mind, health, sensuality, love and peace, the gemstone Pearl is said to eradicate the various ill effects of the Moonplanet as well as a weak Moon or a wrongly placed Moon in the horoscope. It takes away sadness and gloom of the life and protects the individual from the ill energies.
Authentic Pearl from Shubhpuja.com
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 pranpratishtha of Pearl, one must follow the steps:
1. Worship the ruling deity Gouri.
2. Recite Annapoornastotram.
3. Japa of Moon’s moola mantra: ॐश्रांश्रींश्रौंसहचन्द्रमसेनमः
4. Charity: Donate cow’s milk or rice on Monday.
5. Fasting: On Mondays.
6. Pooja: Devi pooja.
7. Rudraksha: Wear 2 mukhiRudraksha