Amethyst improves the communications skills and enhances decision making of the wearer.
Amethyst Gemstone is a variety of Quartz and it derives its name from the Greek word Amethystos which means not drunk. Amethyst gemstone has been used as a gem for thousands of years now and it has a mention in many ancient cultures like Egyptian, Greeks, Russian, etc. The color of amethyst ranges from light pinkish violet to Deep Purple color. The highest grade of amethyst is called the deep Russian which is darkish purple. It is a semi-precious gemstone. In Hindi, it is called Jamuniya stone.
Reserves of Amethyst are found in many places like Brazil, Uruguay, Russia (Siberia), Srilanka, etc. The best quality among all is the ones from Russia (Siberia) and Srilanka. Major producers of amethyst are Brazil and Uruguay, followed by Madagascar.
It is worn in the middle finger of the working hand amethyst is worn in the evening on any Saturday during Krishna Paksha.
Amethyst gemstone represents the planet Saturn. People who have a weak Saturn in their Kundli mast wear amethyst.
Among the benefits of Amethyst Gemstone, it improves communications skills and enhances the decision-making of the wearer. It brings about a sense of responsibility in the person and it is considered the best choice to overcome the ill effects of Saturn. It is also used to relieve a person from alcohol addiction and improve blood circulation.
Amethyst should be worn in Silver or in Platinum and gold should be avoided. A day before wearing, the ring is to be dipped in holy Gangajal. Then in the evening, the ring is to be purified and activated by chanting the mantra as given below 108 times before wearing the ring:-
ऊं शं शनैश्चराय नम:
Day and time to wear: Any Saturday evening of Krishna paksha (waxing moon)
Finger: middle finger of working hand.
Amethyst Gemstones are not very costly and the price ranges between Rs 500/- to Rs 2000/- per carat depending on the quality and origin of the gemstone, with the ones from Russia being costlier.
Amethyst gems of Russian origin is a good choice.
Amethyst gemstone of good quality has a very deep purple in color, with the best grade being the dark purple Deep Russian.
As per Vedic astrology, the Amethyst gemstone ring should be worn on the middle finger of the working hand for the best astrological results. Buy Amethyst Gemstone Online after consulting with our astrologer consultant.
4. What should be the minimum weight of Amethyst for astrology?
It should be a minimum of 3 to 5 carat or as prescribed by the astrologer.
Following are the suggested features that one should consider while buying Amethyst:-
Russian (Siberian) Amethyst gemstones (Jamunia)) are the best for astrological and ornamental needs.
Deep purple color Amethyst Gemstone are considered of the best quality.