Garnet Gemstone – A Substitute for Ruby Gemstone
Red garnet gemstone is known as Raktamani – means blood red precious jewels. This is an excellent gemstone for regulating the blood cells and circulatory cells. It gives strength to the immune system. It blesses its wearer with name, fame and wealth.
Sun rules sign Leo, Red Garnet is the most suitable gemstone for Leo natives. The Sun has the status of the king among the sacred nine planets. It is also called as Navagraha in astrology and these nine planets influence the human lives most.
According to Vedic astrology, for harnessing the power of Sun, the Ruby is the most effective of all, but if you are unable to buy natural Ruby – Manik gemstone, then Red Garnet gemstone is the best substitute. Ruby is precious and expensive gemstone so Shastras also advised wearing Red Garnet in place of Ruby.
Red Garnet gemstone is alluring having pink red or pigeon’s blood red color. It is widely found all over the world and has an excellent healing property. Garnet is a useful crystal in crisis. It is very helpful in situations where there seems no way of life. The crisis is turned into challenge under Garnet’s influences and promotes mutual assistance in the times of troubles.
Psychologically, Red Garnet helps in the improvement of the perceptions of self and other people. It dissolves ingrained behavior patterns that are useless and no longer serves the self-induced unconscious sabotage. Mentally, this red gemstone helps you to let go the useless or old obsolete behavior. Emotionally, it removes inhibition and taboos and opens heart and boost self-confidence.
It regenerates body and stimulates the metabolism. This is very useful in the treatment of spinal and cellular disorders. It reenergizes the blood, heart and lungs and assists in the assimilation of minerals and vitamins.
Almandine Garnet – It is a strongly regenerative healing stone and brings strength and stamina. Almandine opens the pathway between the base and the crown chakras, channeling and grounding spiritual energies into the physical bodies. It also helps to absorb the iron in the intestines and stimulates the eye, and treats the liver and pancreas.