Emerald is Velvety green in color, The most coveted emerald is that which is radiant and smooth and has neither cracks nor dots. Emerald harmonizes and strengthens the positive influences of Budha or mercury. These influences include intelligence, education, speech, teaching, learning, communication, confidence, writing, drawing, trade, humor, wit, discrimination, diplomacy, intellect and commerce.
EMERALD is the Gem associated to 'BUDHA', the planet MERCURY. As per Indian astrology, BUDHA is the son of MOON (CHANDRA) and is the smallest planet in the solar system.
In astrology, MERCURY is said to be the "VAANI" of "KAAL PURUSHA". Wearing an EMERALD enhances the power of speech in the native.
Chemically it is a form of Potassium; Sodium etc. emerald has a net in it. Without net the emerald it not pure. It is found in India, Pakistan, Russia and Brazil.
The Speciality and Benefits of Emerald
Emerald represents planet mercury so it removes all the bad influences of mercury. It is good for marriage life, children and growth of wealth. One who has the sign-Gemini or Virgo, it is good for him. For a student is good for his memory and study. It increases eye-sight, vigor and love. No conspiracy can succeed against it. It is good for asthma and all aspiration problems. One who is unable to collect money should wear emerald.
The Wearing Method
An emerald should be at least 5.25 ratties. It is to be studded in gold, silver or platinum. It is to he worn on Wednesday after purifying with unboiled milk and Ganga water and touching with the feet of your Ishtdev.
The Mantra for Wearing Coral
"Om Brang Bring Broung Sah Budhay Namah"
Note: Emerald is effective up to 3 years after wearing.