Most Powerful Semi-
There are many semi-
These are: Turquoise, Peridot, Tourmaline, Topaz, Amethyst, Rock Crystal, Moonstone, Garnet, Neeli, Aquamarine, Jade, Blood Stone, Lapis Lazuli, Kidney Stone, Amber, Agate, Jaichint, Green Onyx and Malachite.
1. Turquoise: This is one of the semi-
It emits healing radiation of the shade of greenish-
2. Peridot: It is greenish in colour. Chemically, it is the silicate of magnesium and iron.
3. Tourmaline: There are different varieties available in different colours. It is the silicate and borate of alumina, magnesia and iron. Red, white, green, yellow and blue can be I used as substitutes for Ruby, Diamond, Emerald, Yellow Sapphire and Blue Sapphire respectively. It improves one's knowledge and promotes good education. It helps the native build good character, respect elders and become responsible.
4. Topaz: This stone stands for friendship and fidelity. It is available in white, pink, black, yellow and smoky colours. Yellow Topaz has I magical powers. It is good for health. Its use protects one from a sudden or violent death. It is ruled by the Sun. It also helps in toning down negative feelings towards others, and cools down one's temper. It sharpens the intelligence. It drives away nightmares, and brings sound sleep. Topaz can guard against injury by fire or accidents. It is a good amulet while travelling and helps one to overcome obstacles on the way. It ensures wealth. It cures eye, liver and kidney disorders and also lungs and nasal disorders, throat diseases and asthma.
5. Amethyst: This is a variety of quartz. Mars, Saturn and Jupiter rule this semi-
6. Rock Crystal:
7. Moon Stone: It is available in white cloudy colours. Inside the stone there is a glittering band which rolls when the stone is turned. This stone brings good fortune to the native. It has the mystical power of reconciling lovers who had parted in anger. It promises good fortune and success in the affairs of the heart. It can ward off epilepsy, and protect the person against attack by hidden enemies. It cures mentally disturbed persons, and promotes peace of mind. It is a powerful talisman when there is danger of drowning. This is because of influence of the moon upon the tides. It saves from accident in journey. It grants marital happiness. It brings separated couples together.
8. Garnet: Its colour ranges from a fine deep red to a ruby red. Blackish red garnet is regarded as the finest. Garnet ensures the victory of the wearer in the battle when it is used as a bullet. It brings fortune, health, name, fame and honour, and success in travels. It keeps away bad dreams. It gives energy and strength to the body. It gives success in the court cases. It cures depression and rheumatism. It controls bleeding.
9. Neeli: As its name suggests, it is blue in colour. Saturn exercises power through it. It is the substitute of blue sapphire. It brings success, relief from financial crises and ensures good health to the wearer.
10. Aquamarine: This is of very light greenish white colour. It is ruled by Venus and Mars. It is a fortunate stone for lovers. If one presents this to another, it gives them constant mind in love. It protects the sailor in the sea voyage. It promotes education and improves professional prospects.
11. Jade: This is of green colour, but without brilliance or lustre. This is a lucky stone by the Chinese, reputed to ensure good health and long life. There are two types of Jade: Jadeite and Nephrite. Jadeite is the silicate of sodium and aluminium. Nephrite is the silicate of calcium and magnesium. It confers long life and a peaceful end. It is a powerful protector against accidents, diseases, witchcraft. It cures epilepsy and all internal complaints. It cures all diseases of kidney and is often referred to as "The Kidney Stone". It strengthens lungs, heart and vocal organs. It is a powerful antidote against the poisonous bites of snakes and other animals. It relieves palpitations of the heart. It brings good luck.
12. Blood Stone: This stone is of dark green colour with blood-
14. Kidney Stone:
15. Amber: It protects health and reduces goitre. It relieves stomach pain, and improves liver and kidney functioning. It cures teeth disorders, cold and jaundice. It is also a cough-
17. Jaichint: It is of orange colour. It is ruled by Rahu. It ensures good health, wealth and prosperity. It promotes good sleep. It protects against electrical shock. Diseases like plague, wounds and injuries get cured fast. It cures skin problems.
18. Onyx: It is beautiful green in colour. It protects against evil eye. It is a fortunate stone for lovers. It ensures conjugal happiness, and a good married life with understanding between the couple.
19. Malachite: It is of dark bluish colour with black or green stripes on it. It is ruled by Mercury & Venus. It is helpful in curing common ailments afflicting babies. It promotes good sleep. In love marriage, if one presents this to one's partner, the wearer of this gem never changes his or her mind, and becomes constant in mind. It drives away evil spirits, and wards off evil eye. It cures troubles related to pancreas, spleen, asthma, menses problems, eye diseases, cholera etc. This is a fortune-