Emerald is a green-colored, highly precious stone of the Beryl mineral family. It is one of the most reputed gemstones in Vedic astrology and is worn for success in businesses & jobs, creative or intellectual pursuits, and knowledge-seeking ventures
Who should wear?
Emerald (meaning Panna) represents planet Mercury. Vedic astrology recommends wearing this gemstone to emerge out of negative influences caused by a weaker Mercury in a person’s horoscope.
• Indian astrology assigns Panna Stone for Mithun (Gemini) and Kanya (Virgo) rashi.
• Western astrology recommends emerald birthstone for Cancer.
• Ascendants of Taurus, Libra, Capricorn, and Aquarius can also wear green Emerald gemstone.
- Carat Weight
- Day & Time
- Mantra & Chanting Times
Minimum 1/12th of the body weight. E.g. a person weighing 60 kgs, can wear a 5-carat Emerald Stone.
For the best astrological results, a bright green Emerald Stone is recommended. Alternatively, natural untreated Panna Stone in lighter shades can also be worn.
Gold is highly recommended. In exceptional cases, Panchdhaatu, platinum, white gold, and silver can also be used.
Little finger, or the ring finger of the working hand.
Wednesday, after sunrise, is the best time.
Om Budhaye Namha’, ॐ बुधाय नमः | (108 Times)