Everything you need to know about Yellow Sapphire
This is one of the most widely used gems to help achieve better financial status. The wearer may expect wealth, good health, name, honor, and fame if the Gem suits him or her.
It is also believed that if there are obstructions in finding a suitable match for a girl, she gets married early by wearing a Yellow Sapphire.
Topaz is also known to cure diseases such as diarrhea, gastritis, ulcer, rheumatism, jaundice, insomnia, heart troubles, impotency, gout, arthritis, pain in knee joints, etc. It should be worn in gold on 1st finger of the right hand on Thursday. The weight should be about 7 or 13 grams.
Sapphires are found in various colors which include pink, blue, green, yellow, orange, and white. In India, Yellow Sapphire is known as Pukhraj and Blue Sapphire is known as Neelam. It has a specific gravity of 3.99, mean refractive index (RI) 1.765 and Hardness of 9 on the Moh’s scale.
Natural Sapphires carry within them clear signs of slow crystallization. Some of the external elements, sometimes, remain preserved in the Gem which helps in its identification. Like all other precious gems, it should have inclusions which should be visible to the naked eye or under magnification. Otherwise, it is just a piece of glass or a synthetic substance.