Medical Benefits of Sapphire
Sapphires are believed to deliver healthful benefits to its wearers. This gem is long cherished to promote the treatment of diseases like colic, rheumatism, and mental illness, in particular depression. Sapphire is capable to cure mental confusion and tension. It brings mental balance. According to the ancient mythology the yellow sapphire or the Pukhraj has lots of medicinal properties. It is beneficial to the sufferer of diseases of kidneys and skin disease. This stone has the power to cure the irritation of poisonous insect bites.
Red coloured sapphire or Ruby is well known for its curing properties of the diseases like high and low blood pressure, piles, diabetes, cholera, dysentery and diarrhoea. Blue Sapphire is recommended for depressive psychosis, frustration, alcoholism, kidney problems, nerve disease and paralysis. Green Sapphire helps to boost the immune system.
Astrological Benefits of Sapphire
In Indian astrology sapphire has lots of uses. The red Sapphire or Ruby is advised to the people having affected Sun in the horoscope. It delivers power, authority, courage and boldness to its wearer. It helps to stable financially and to get a sound career. Blue sapphire or Neela is worn to bring its wearer name, fame, wealth, health, happiness and prosperity. This stone is worn to reduce the malicious effects of Saturn planet. Yellow sapphire is well known to enhance the wisdom and spiritualism of its wearer.
Sapphires have other benefits also. Different coloured sapphires are used widely in Jewellery. Beautiful neckpieces, ear ring, rings and other jewelleries are designed having sapphires. Blue sapphire or Neela is related to throat chakra that encourages the outcome of truth. Neela is beneficial during meditation. Green sapphire balances the Anahata chakra. Besides this the benefits of sapphire have also been found in its uses in the fields of electronics and construction.