|Astrology > Gem Stone > Ruby or Manik for Sun
Ruby is said to have effects on the name, fame, vigor, virtue, warmth and the capacity to command to its user. It can also raise the individual far above the status in which he was born. Historically, it has been symbolic of love and passion.
This is normally red in colour and is a hot stone. On diseases front - It helps to cure peptic ulcer, fever, rheumatism, gout etc. Prolonged use of Ruby may have adverse effect on a person. So before wearing a ruby, the time period has to be determined by an astrologer for the best result.
Ruby should be used in gold in third or ring finger of right hand on Sunday. Ideally should be of about 3 or 5 grams in weight.
Your Zodiac And Your Gem
Gems are specified to individuals for best results according to their Zodiac. However it is not that one cannot wear any other gem other than the one specified for his or her particular Zodiac. It is always advisable to consult a gemologist before wearing a gem. Because gems have adverse effects as well if not properly worn or used. The respective zodiacs may use the following gems.
Aries: Red Coral
Scorpio: Red Coral
Sagittarius: Yellow Sapphire
Capricorn: Blue Sapphire
Pisces: Catís Eye