Composition of Ruby – Natural Fine Gemstone
- Colour: Red / Dark Red
- Shape / Cut: Square
- Origin / Source: African
- Finish: Fine
Certification: Certified Natural Ruby Stone of best quality from Africa with Gem Testing Report from reputed laboratory
- Chemical Formula: Al2O3
- Hardness: 9
- Crystal System: Hexagonal
- Refractive Index: 1.76 – 1.77
- SG: 3.9 – 4.1
- Transparency: Transparent to Opaque
- Double Refraction: 0.0008
- Luster: Vitreous to adamantine
- Cleavage: None, but may exhibit parting
- Mineral Class: Corundum
The color of Ruby is usually caused by minute inclusions of the metal chromium. These impurities are often responsible for causing a Ruby to fluorescent, which can be helpful in its identification. Ruby is also pleochroic, and will sometimes display a lighter and more intense color when viewed at different angles.
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Ruby is a dark red coloured gemstone which is one of the very beautiful representations of the planet Sun in the Jyotish shastra. Being pleasant to look at as well as endowed with properties to energize anyone who sees it is the natural instinct of the gem. It is termed as Manikya in Sanskrit and Manik in Hindi.
Associated day: Sunday
Associated planet: Sun
Associated month: July
Associated zodiac sign: Leo
Origin of Ruby
The Mogok Valley in Upper Myanmar (Burma) was for centuries the world’s main source for rubies. That region has produced some of the finest rubies ever mined, but in recent years very few good rubies have been found there. The very best color in Myanmar rubies is sometimes described as “pigeon’s blood.” In central Myanmar, the area of Mong Hsu began producing rubies during the 1990s and rapidly became the world’s main ruby mining area. The most recently found ruby deposit in Myanmar is in Namya (Namyazeik) located in the northern state of Kachin.
Pricing and quality of Ruby
The Pricing of Ruby depends on various parameters like – Colour, Cut, Clarity and Carat weight. Ruby is special because of its strong Pure Red color, which is rare among gemstones. Ruby’s best color is compared to Pigeon’s-Blood color or the Color of Pomegranate. It should be pure Red without any secondary tone. Ruby with Pinkish and Brownish tones are less expensive than Pure Red Ruby stones. The Transparency of a gem Quality Ruby may vary from Transparent to Translucent. Opaque Rubies are considered as low on quality scale.
Price of highest Quality Ruby stone can touch up to Rs. 30,000 per Carat
Astrological facts about Ruby
Since Ruby represents the Sun planet in the astrological sciences, it is sought to have the best properties of balancing the negative aspects of the sun if they are occurring to the person. While the sun represents land, property, domain and a successful life of an individual, the gemstone ruby is said to eradicate the various ill effects of the sun planet as well as a weak sun 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 Ruby, one must follow the steps:
1. Worship the ruling deity Lord Shiva
2. Recite Aditya Hridaya stotra daily or Gayatri Mantra daily.
3. Japa of Sun’s moola mantra: “ॐह्रांह्रींह्रौंसहसूर्यायनमः”
4. Charity: Donate wheat, or sugar candy on sunday.
5. Fasting day: Sundays.
6. Pooja: Rudrabhishek.
7. Rudraksha: Wear Ekamukhi or 12 mukhi Rudraksha