Blue Sapphire (Neelam Stone)

Blue Sapphire (Neelam Stone) is a highly precious, blue colored gemstone of the Corundum mineral family. Recognized as the most powerful and fastest acting gemstone in vedic astrology, it brings instant wealth, fame and success in wearer’s life.

Who should wear Blue Sapphire?

Being associated with the karmic Saturn, Blue Sapphire is recommended for people undergoing difficult phase of ‘Shani Sade Sati’ or ‘Dhaiya’ in their lives. Since, its
effects are quite strong and felt instantly, Neelam stone should be recommended only by expert astrologers and with a great deal of caution. • Indian astrology prescribes Neelam stone for Makar (Capricorn) and Kumbh (Aquarius) rashi. • Western astrology recommends blue sapphire for Libra• Neelam birthstone can also be worn by Gemini, Virgo and Taurus.  • Planet: Saturn • Vedic Rashi: Makar (Capricorn) and Kumbh (Aquarius) • Western Sun Sign: Libra • Suitable Ascendants: Gemini, Libra, Virgo, Taurus


  • Weight
  • Color
  • Metal
  • Finger
  • Day & Time
  • Mantra & Chanting Times

 Minimum 1/12th of the body weight. E.g. a person weighing 60 Kgs can wear a 5-carat stone

For best astrological results, bright medium to dark blue sapphire is highly preferred.

Silver is highly recommended. Gold is usually avoided.

Middle finger of the working hand.

Saturday, early morning between 5-7 am.

Om Sham Shanicharaya Namah , ऊँशं शनैश्चराय नमः। (108 times)