Composition of Yellow Sapphire – Natural Fine Gemstone
- Colour: Yellow
- Shape / Cut: Square
- Origin / Source: Sri Lanka (Ceylon)
- Finish: Fine
Certification: Certified Natural Yellow Sapphire (Pukhraj) Stone Of Best Quality from Sri Lanka (Ceylon) with Gem Testing 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 yellow sapphire is usually caused by minute inclusions of the metal iron. These impurities are often responsible for causing a sapphire to fluorescent, which can be helpful in its identification. It is also pleochroic, and will sometimes display a lighter and more intense color when viewed at different angles.
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About Yellow sapphire
Yellow Sapphire is a bright yellow to golden coloured gemstone which is one of the very clear representations of the planet Jupiter in the Jyotishshastra. Being pleasant to look at as well as endowed with properties to mesmerize anyone who sees it is the natural instinct of the gem. It is termed as Pushparaag in Sanskrit and Pokhrajin Hindi.
Associated day: Thursday
Associated planet: Jupiter
Associated month: November
Associated zodiac sign: Capricorn
Origin of Yellow sapphire
Currently, Ceylon mines in Sri Lanka are considered the best source of yellow Sapphire. Yellow Sapphires from Ceylon mines are called ‘Ceylonese or Sri Lankan Yellow Sapphires. But in recent times, the price of Sri Lankan yellow sapphires have shot up exponentially, making Sri Lankan sapphires unaffordable for many. Due to this, people are now opting for yellow sapphires of Thai origin, also called Bangkok or Thailand yellow sapphire’. Bangkok yellow sapphires offer better color tone and quality in affordable range. Bangkok yellow sapphires are widely accepted these days as they are considered equally beneficial astrologically and are superior in over-all look. These Bangkok sapphires have slight treatments for enhancing their quality.
Pricing and quality of Yellow Sapphire
The Pricing of Yellow sapphire depends on various parameters like – Colour, Cut, Clarity and Carat weight. Yellow Sapphire is special because of its strong lemon yellow color, which is rare among gemstones. Yellow Sapphire’s best color is compared to lemon color. It should be pure yellow without any secondary tone. Yellow Sapphire with Pinkish and Brownish tones are less expensive. The Transparency of a gem Quality Yellow Sapphire may vary from Transparent to Translucent. Opaque sapphires are considered as low on quality scale.
A good quality Yellow Sapphire can range up to Rs. 3000 – Rs 50000 per Carat (as per current trend in India). If you get very good quality at lesser price, you should get cautious as it might be either a synthetic or used Yellow Sapphire.Below that we can get only industrial-quality gems which would have black spots, cracks etc and hence priced so.
Astrological facts about Yellow Sapphire
Since Yellow Sapphire represents the Jupiter planet in the astrological sciences, it is sought to have the best properties of balancing the negative aspects of the Jupiter if they are occurring to the person. While Guru represents fortune, happiness, property and married life, the gemstone Yellow Sapphire is said to eradicate the various ill effects of the Guru planet as well as a weak Guru 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.
Authentic Yellow Sapphire from Shubhpuja.com
Since today’s world is a place where 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 belief 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 companies which are responsible for extracting the raw gemstone and finish it to the final cut as per the demand of our customer.
Since Astrologers, Acharyas and Pandits 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 Yellow Sapphire, one must follow the steps:
1. Worship Lord Shiva.
2. Recite ShriRudram.
3. Japa of the Guru beeja mantra: ॐ ग्रां ग्रीं ग्रौं सह गुरवे नमः
4. Donate: Saffron or turmeric or sugar on Thursday.
5. Fasting: On Thrusdays.
6. Pooja: Rudrabhishekam.
7. Wear a 5 mukhirudraksha.