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Coral is a dark red coloured organic gemstone which is one of the very beautiful representations of the planet Mars in the Jyotish shastra. Coral is one of the gemstones which is not extracted from the rocks, instead it is taken from the polyps which grow in the sea. It is termed as Prawalmani in Sanskrit and Moonga in Hindi.
Associated day: Tuesday
Associated planet: Mars
Associated month: April
Associated zodiac sign: Aries
Colour: Orange / Red
Shape / Cut: Oval / Round
Origin / Source: Italian
Certification: Certified Natural Coral (Moonga) Stone Of Best Quality From Japanese Origin With Gem Testing Report Of Reputed Laboratory
Chemical Formula: CaCO3
Crystal System: Elongate
Refractive Index: 1.48 – 1.67
SG: 2.6 – 2.7
Double Refraction: 0.0008
Luster: Vitreous to adamantine
Cleavage: None, but may exhibit parting
Mineral Class: Calcium Carbonate
The color of Coral is usually caused by minute inclusions of the iron oxide.
Note: As a complimentary service, all are gemstones purchased from Shubhpuja.com are propitiated / energized with mantras by our highly revered Indian Vedic Brahmins as per the customer’s details
Currently, The Best quality Corals come from Japan and Italy. Italian Coral is more preferred these days as they have more uniformity and depth in color than Japanese corals.Mining of corals has been restricted in major parts of the world as uncontrolled mining may cause damage to marine ecosystem
Pricing and quality of Coral
The Pricing of Coral depends on various parameters like – Colour, size, shape and surface finish. Coral is special because of its Pure Red color. Coral’s best color is compared to Blood color. It should be pure Red without any secondary tone. Coral with white tones are less expensive than Pure Red Cora stones.
C The acceptable quality of Coral should start from Rs. 500 per carat. The Top Quality Coral stone can cost around Rs. 5000 per carat in fancy shapes. These prices are according to the current market prices of ring-sized coral stones, that is around 4 -7 Carat in India. Coral prices are further increasing internationally due to restrictions on coral mining worldwide.
Astrological facts about Coral
Since Coral represents the Mars planet in the astrological sciences, it is sought to have the best properties of balancing the negative aspects of the Mars if they are occurring to the person. While the Mars represents brotherhood, war, peace, vehicles and industries, the gemstone Coral is said to eradicate the various ill effects of the Mars planet as well as a weak Mars or a wrongly placed Mars in the horoscope. It takes away sadness and gloom of the life and protects the individual from the ill energies.
Authentic Coral 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 pran pratishtha of Coral, one must follow the steps:
1. Worship the ruling deities Kartikeya and Shiva.
2. Recite Kartikeya or Shiva stotra.
3. Japa of the Mars mantra: ॐक्रांक्रींक्रौंसहमंगलायनमः.
4. Charity: Donate Masoor dal( red lentils) on tuesday.
5. Fasting: On Tuesdays.
6. Pooja: Kartikeya pooja or Rudrabhishekha.
7. Rudraksha: Wear a 3 mukhi Rudraksha.