Blue Sapphire (called 'Neelam' in hindi) is a blue-colored precious gemstone and is considered the most powerful gemstone of all.
It is the birthstone for Virgo sunsign (23 Aug-23 Sep). According to Vedic Astrology, Neelam is the rashi ratna for Capricorn (Makar) and Aquarius (Kumbh). Blue Sapphire strengthens Saturn (Shani) and hence helps gain prosperity in business, wealth, sharpness of the mind and self-confidence. Ascendants of Taurus, Libra, Gemini and Virgo can also wear the Blue Sapphire gemstone.
- Businesses dealing in Oils, fuel, paint, iron, tools etc. receive the maximum astrological benefits of Blue sapphire.
- It ensures the overall health and strength of the knees, legs and hair of its wearer.Saturn (shani) is known as ‘Nyaayadheesh’ or the ‘Lord of Justice’ in Hindu mythology. Therefore, Blue Sapphire is very beneficial for people who are lawyers, judges or hold important decision-making positions.
- Blue Sapphire helps reduce the malefic effects of Saturn (Shani) in one’s horoscope.