Blue sapphire or Neelam is a very precious stone and the birthstone for those born in September and represents the powerful Shani or Saturn.
When your Saturn is weak in your horoscope, then also you can gain tremendous benefits from the Blue Sapphire. But it must be done after consulting an astrologer or expert. Belonging to the Corundum family, this is a fast acting gemstone according to vedic astrology and brings instant wealth and success.
The best quality natural blue sapphires are found in remote mountains of Kashmir buried in old snow, making them rare and very expensive.
The Blue Sapphire has the powers of Lord Shani, and therefore people with Shani rashis such as - Capricorn (Makar) and Aquarius (Kumbh) should wear it. Blue Sapphire or Neelam is highly recommended for people undergoing the difficult phase of ‘Shani Sadhe Sati’ or ‘Dhaiya’. According to Western astrology blue sapphire is the birthstone for Libra and can also be worn by Gemini, Virgo and Taurus.
It is believed that wearing the elegant Blue Sapphire will bring mental peace, joy and spiritual enlightenment. It also protects against danger, thieves, and accidents. It keeps the knees, legs and hair of its wearer healthy and maintains the overall wellbeing of the person. People in import and export, transportation, minerals, petroleum or related fields of work must wear a Blue Sapphire or Neelam gemstone as it can bring excellent growth and profits. It also helps people in the creative professions such as arts, literature, designers and actors as also scientists, surgeons and doctors by giving them the ability to take on challenges.
You can also get relief from problems faced in Sade Sati, where the transit of Shani lasts for 7 and half years. It has the capability of instant reversal of dwindling wealth and fortunes by strengthening a weak Saturn, and blessing the person with abundant opportunities for wealth creation.
Since this gemstone improves karma, a native after wearing this gemstone should not indulge in negative or non dharmic karma. The Blue Sapphire demands a pure environment and if that is not possible then it is advised not to wear the stone. If the stone does not suit the wearer then it can cause fever and headaches and create scary thoughts, cause injuries or give the wearer bad dreams of wars and violent or scary creatures.
It should be worn on a Saturday morning during Shuklapaksha. Embed the blue sapphire in silver in such a way that it must touch your skin. This is an expensive stone and also has very strong effects. Therefore the Neelam should be recommended only by expert astrologers and with immense caution. Also as you have to pay a hefty price for this stone, you must beware of fake Blue Sapphire stones as they cause more harm to you and your pocket. Get the best astrological advice through our site from a team of best astrologers who are experienced in both astrological and gemstone solutions.