Yellow Sapphire (Pukhraj)

Yellow Sapphire stone, also called Pukhraj stone, is an eminently precious, yellow-colored gemstone of the Corundum mineral family. It is one of the most recognized gemstones in Vedic astrology worn for professional prosperity, blissful matrimony, enhanced willpower, and a healthy progeny. 

Who Should Wear Yellow Sapphire (Pukhraj)?

Wearing Yellow Sapphire (Pukhraj) Yellow Sapphire is affiliated with Jupiter, the most powerful planet in Indianastrology. Before wearing Yellow Sapphire, it is crucial to ensure that Jupiter is favorably placed in one’s birth-chart. Indian astrology prescribes Pukhraj gemstone for Sagittarius (Dhanu) and Pisces (Meen) zodiac signs. Western astrology recommends Yellow Sapphire birthstone for Sagittarius. Yellow Sapphire gemstone can also be worn by Aries, Cancer, Leo, and Scorpio.


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

Minimum 1/12th of the bodyweight. Eg: a person weighing 60kgs can wear a 5-carat stone. 

Bright lemon or yellow color is recommended.

Silver and Gold and in some cases, Brass (Panchdhatu), platinum or white gold can also be used.

The index finger of the working hand.

Thursday, early morning between 5-7 am.

Om Brim Brihaspataye Namaha’, “ॐ ब्रिम बृहस्पतयेनमः” । (108 times)