Yellow Sapphire is considered classy because of the different hues they are available in. The colour ranges from light lemon yellow to a deep-orangey yellow, all of them look magnificent for rings, necklaces, and earrings.
One of the most important gemstones among the Navratnas, yellow sapphire is also known as Pukhraj. Sapphires belong to the mineral family of corundum.
The various colour they are available in includes pink, green, blue, orange, purple, colourless, and black. In fact, in gemmology, it is said that the sapphires that are not blue, colourless or black are called fancy sapphires or ‘parti’ sapphires.
Yellow Sapphire in jewellery
The gemstone is extremely popular among women because of its incredible colour. In fact, it can be easily cast into jewellery because of its strength and durability. The gem has a trigonal crystalline structure because it has three planes of equilibrium and four axes.
Three axes are at 60 degrees to each other in the same plane. The fourth axes are the perpendicular and unequal length to the other three.
The structure defines its glossiness, thus establishing the fact that it is one of the most dazzling gemstones. Yellow Sapphires are best adorned in rings, necklaces, earrings, bracelets, pendants, neck cuffs, danglers, and more.
Their shape and structure allow them to be crafted and polished in any way to form a beautiful piece of art to be cherished by the woman of the essence.
Benefits of yellow sapphire
The ruling planet of the gemstone is Jupiter and individuals governed by this planet should wear this gemstone only when they are surrounded by problems. If they are facing issues in their married life of relationships,
This gemstone is the way to be. It is also believed that the gemstone can make your wishes come true.
Some of the other benefits that yellow sapphire has to offer include:
• Progeny and fertility: If you are childless for a long time, wear the gemstone to increase your chances of becoming a parent.
• Immense wealth: The yellow sapphire promises of immense wealth and prosperity. Only thing is you have to wear it the right way at the right time.
• Self Confidence- It also boosts the self-confidence of the person wearing it.
• It improves the digestive system and also boosts the Will Chakra in a person’s body. If you are suffering from kidney and liver issues, this is the stone you should own.
What you should know about the stone
Your best advice would be your gemmologist who could tell you about the importance of the gemstone himself. However, it is best that you know about the same yourself. Check how much does the stone weigh?
Understand that the stone should weigh your body weight by 10. For instance, if your body weight is 60 Kg, it should weigh 6 ratti.
Ensure that you are wearing it on the index finger for the right result on your mind and body. Thursday is regarded as the most favourable day to wear it. The stone will let out the magical flow of energies in your body and you are likely to taste success.
Yellow Sapphire should be worn with Gold or Platinum and nothing else. These look good as jewellery too. You can wear the gemstone as a pendant or a ring. Ensure that it touches the body.
Price of Yellow Sapphire Gemstone
A rare type of gemstone, its price depends on its origin, colour, clarity, weight and treatment. All of these factors are collectively looked into the pricing of the same. Ideally, the price may range from Rs 2,500 to Rs 40,000.
The ones found in Jammu are considered to be of best quality,
Ceylon Sapphire of Sri Lanka is considered to be the best because of its outstanding clarity and colour consistency. Ceylon Sapphires can cost anything between Rs 15,000 to Rs 30,000. Thailand and Bangkok Sapphires are the cheapest of the lot costing up to Rs 5,000.
You can buy sapphires online but look for the authentication certificate that would prove the authenticity of the gemstone. Beware of frauds who brand the fake gemstone as natural ones.
Where are they mined?
Yellow Sapphires are usually mined in India, Sri Lanka, Russia, Brazil, Thailand, Australia, United States., United Kingdom, Nepal, Mexico, Zambia, and Nigeria. These are considered to be the best in the world.