Amethyst (Jamunia in Hindi) is a purple colored semi precious gemstone which has been highly esteemed since the ancient times.
Amethyst is the birthstone for Pisces sunsign (18 Feb - 20 Mar). In Indian astrology, Jamunia Gemstone strengthens Saturn (Shani) and is the rashi ratna for Aquarius (Kumbh) and Capricorn (Makar). Amethyst Gemstone bestows the powers of Saturn on its wearer and brings him wealth, wisdom, stamina and health. Ascendants of Aries, Cancer, Leo and Scorpio can also wear an Amethyst gemstone.
- To remove the malefic health effects of Saturn, one can use the Amethysts powers of healing. It is said to help in medical conditions related to Knees, Backbone and Shoulders, and helps in keeping overall body health.
- Amethyst benefits people whose profession is related to the color Black like coal merchants, oil merchants, Lawyers, Jurors etc. Also, it grants skill and dexterity to people who use tools in their profession – like Engineers, Mechanics, and Surgeons etc.