Are you a Scorpion? Scorpio sign is
known as Vrushchika as per Hindu Rashichakra. If you want to know the
interesting facts about this rashi read on. According to Hindu
Rashichakra it is the eight rashi.
Those who are born between August 24 and September 22 come under the zodiac sign Virgo or Kanya.
It is symbolised by the sign of the virgin and its ruling planet is
Mercury. The nature of the person, his relationship aspects and his
business statuses are influenced by the position of the ruling planet.
Sapphire happens to be the birthstone
of a Virgo and it renders a significant impact with its specific
colour, the innate characteristics of the stone and its crystalline
structure. Both positive and negative reactions can be experienced by the individual due to the planetary positions and wearing the birthstone plays a major role in shaping up his life in a better manner.
The Sapphire Factor
In Virgo, reason transforms itself into wisdom. The birthstone of this zodiac sign
is sapphire where the power lies in the rays it emits. Knowledge and
understanding produce wisdom. It is reason that alone deals with the
externals and wisdom involves the ideal functioning and development of
the inner heart. Since it is not possible to reach the state of
illumination through reason alone; sapphire comes in to play its part in
making the wearer wise.
Impact of Sapphire
Influences Mercury Planet: Although sapphire is the principal birthstone,
Virgo is also responsive to Agate, Carnelian, Peridot, Sardonyx and
Zircon. Sapphire helps the Virgo to make its ruling planet Mercury
conducive towards them by channelising all the positive energies of the
planet in to their lives. It makes the planet sympathetic towards the
Significance of Colour: The blue colour
of the stone is very powerful and important. It is the colour of the
sky, the colour of the heavens. Sapphire is considered to be the highest
light of all blue stones. This gem which is a matter from the earth has the potential to transform into a blue ray as it spiritualises and cleanses and heals.
Sapphire Rays: The deep penetrating light of sapphire emits the
rays of pure devotion that effectively translates into cosmic infinity,
the higher mystery and infinite reality. It has the power to transform
and to lift the soul of the wearer into the higher realms. This is why
sapphire has been used in the performance of higher mysteries. Its
sacred beauty inspires religious devotion along with inner devotion and
faith. On a spiritual level, sapphire is an excellent meditation tool
that has been used by yogis, healers and saints since ages.
Properties of Sapphire
Sapphire helps the Virgo to develop its existing positive faculties and
curb the negative ones. It can effectively enhance the sincerity aspect
of the Virgo. As the person becomes more sincere, he is simultaneously
drawn towards the truth and becomes more constant in his approach. This
helps him to improve in his career and personal and professional
Sapphire is very effective on the throat center, which is the center of
purity, where thoughts and words are also cleansed. The throat is the
gateway to the spiritual aspect of our being, our devotional and
Sapphire has Certain Healing Properties:
Certain health problems are typical to the Virgo. This birthstone can
effectively help the wearer deal with them. Since they are naturally
inclined to them, sapphire helps in some of the common ones like -
- Dealing with persistent high temperatures
- Hearing issues
- Prevention and healing of cancer and burns
The birthstone also enhances the analytical qualities in the Virgo and
he is able to interpret situations with more clarity. He also becomes
more clairvoyant thereby finds it easy to attain mental and spiritual