Frequently asked questions about Emerald (Panna)
What Is Emerald?
Emerald (also known as Panna in Hindi) is a precious green variety of mineral Beryl. Emerald’s color ranges from pure green to greenish blue. Emeralds are formed when chromium, vanadium and iron are present in the mineral beryl. The varying presence of these three elements gives Emerald its range of color. This stone is known for its toughness and unbreakable resistance quality. This sparking and twinkling green colour gemstone can attract the attention of everyone.
Emerald Is Birthstone Of Which Month?
Emerald is birth stone of May month as per western astrology.
What Planet Is Associated With Emerald?
Emerald is astrological gemstone of Mercury planet. Strong Mercury ensures good intelligence, sharp memory and clarity of thoughts. Strong mercury enhances communication and public speaking.
Who Should Wear Emerald?
Emerald is beneficial for people who are looking for business growth, marriage and children. Vedic astrology recommends this gemstone to emerge out of negative influences caused by weaker Mercury in a person’s horoscope. Indian astrology assigns Panna ratna for Mithun (Gemini) and Kanya (Virgo) rashi. Western astrology recommends Emerald birthstone for Cancer. Ascendants of Taurus, Libra, Capricorn and Aquarius can also wear Emerald.
Which Country Produces The Best Quality Emerald?
Emeralds mined in Zambia, Colombia and Brazil are the most sought after. Zambian Emeralds are of superior quality and the greatest clarity. Colombian Emeralds are prestigious and recognised for their high quality pure green hue. Brazilian Emeralds are known for their good quality and affordability.
What Is The Price Of Emerald?
The price of a Emerald stone depends on color, clarity and cut. The price in India ranges from ₹2000 per carat ($25) to ₹ 50,000 per carat ($700).
How To Wear an Emerald ring As Per Astrology?
Emerald can be worn in gold, silver or any other alloy. Emerald should be worn in little finer on Wednesday. Emerald gemstone should be properly activated, energized and purified as per astrology.
Why are Emerald stones stored in oil?
Emerald is heat sensitive & brittle stone, so it can build cracks if exposed to excessive heat. So, it is recommended to store it in colourless oils. Oiling is done to retain quality & life of the stone. Colored oils that are used to enhance the colour of the stones are not acceptable.
Which Is The Best Astrological Substitute Of Emerald?
Green Onyx is considered good astrological substitute of Emerald. Substitute is chosen mainly due to low budget. But substitute do not provide as good results as the main stone.
Where To Buy Emerald Gemstone?
Buy certified natural Emerald stone from only gem stone experts that provide certificates from authentic and verified laboratories.
You can buy 100% natural and certified Emerald gemstones dircet from the mines from Shubh Gems.