Diamond ( Heera )

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Diamonds adamantine luster gives a beautiful ‘fire’ or sparkle to the stone. Its ancient name is Vajra. Value is determined by a grading system that rates color, clarity and carat ( A unit of Weight ) with lesser value given to cut proportions and surface finish.

Venus is harmonized by Diamond. Venus is lord of Diamond Gem, Torus and Libra Zodiac ( Vrishab and Tula Rashi ). Venus represents Luxuries, Romance, Partnership, Wealth, Beauty, Arts, Comforts, Jewelry, Happiness, Vehicles and all type of materialistic things. According to astrology Diamond represents of Venus so it is associated with all things of Venus. Venus has since antiquity symbolized beauty, not just in material life but inner life as well. Diamonds high luster symbolizes the refined liveliness and loveliness of nature within and around us. Diamond is favorite Gem of Goddess Lakshmi. Goddess Lakshmi is called Ratnapriya cause of her attraction for Gems.

Venus in the human physiology corresponds to the activity of the pars reticulate. This structure in the physiology refines and controls action in the limbic system related to instincts, feelings and emotions etc. This action is associated with those impulses in the physiology that correspond to the qualities of life influenced most strongly by Venus.

It is said that the one who wears a Diamond has a luxurious life. Diamond is also supposed to enhance the name, fame and artistic quality, creativity of the person. Diamond is a hot gem. It creates goodness and removes evil and fearful thoughts in the native. It improves financial conditions and blesses the native with comforts and peace of mind.

About disease: It also enhances sexual power. Also helpful in diabetes, diseases of urine, of private parts, syphilis, skin and uterine diseases, A human can gets all type of physical enjoy, if and only if when whose Venus is in good position.

Physical Properties of Diamond

The name diamond comes from the Greek ‘adamas’, meaning ‘invincible’ in recognition of its exceptional hardness which makes it resist any form of abrasion by other minerals. Diamond is chemically carbon in its pure form. Chemically there is no difference between Diamond, Coal and Graphite. But the unique atomic bonding makes the difference. It has Cubic structure, specific gravity of 3.52, Refractive Index is 2.42, hardness of 10 on the Moh’s scale.

Occurrence of Diamond

Diamonds are found in South Africa, Australia, Russia, Kenya, Ghana, Angola, Tanzania, Brazil and India. In India Diamonds are found in Madhya Pradesh, Orissa and Andhra Pradesh. World’s famous diamond Koh-E-Noor ( The mountain of Light ) is product of Golkunda mines of India.

Identification of Diamond

For a Diamond to be real, it must possess some inclusions. These inclusions are visible by naked eye or under magnification. If no inclusions, black spots or milk patches, are visible in a Diamond then either it is a zirconia or piece of glass. Diamonds which do not have any inclusions under 50x magnification are very rare and can be found with collectors only. The small black spots visible in Diamonds are crystals of Graphite or other forms of Carbon. These black spots shine under light. Diamonds have an affinity for grease, the surface of a cut Diamond will generally have a film of grease if it had been handled.
The most important test of a diamond is that, all light entering the front of the stone is totally reflected from the back facets which form a series of mirrors. A well cut diamond if viewed from the back and held up to the light, will show only a pinpoint of light from the culet.
In addition, looking down on a brilliant-cut diamond one cannot see the wearer’s finger below the stone, as can be seen in other stones. White light entering a diamond is dispersed into a spectrum of colors, giving flasks of different colors from the smaller crown facets.

Wearing Method of Diamond

Its very important before wearing any gemstone we should know it’s methods and importance for every stone. It should be washed with fresh milk of cow and sacred water ( Ganga Jal – found in Indian river named Ganga ) in the morning during Hora ( a type of Muhurt time ) of Venus planet on Friday, Friday is the most preferable day to wear Diamond, and then while chanting the mantra it should be worn. Diamond should be used in Gold, White Gold, Platinum and in Panchdhatu (mixture of five metal) also only prescribed by an astrologer, should be worn in Ring Finger or Index Finger of right hand (for male), left hand (for female) or in neck also. The weight of Diamond should not be less than 0.20 carat ( one type scale of weight ) if use single piece of diamond prescribed by astrologer or gemologist. More the weight of Diamond, greater its effect.

Substitute Gems of Diamond

Its very necessary to know about substitute gems, which can be also useful. These substitute gem also controls on their lord planet in finite effect. Hence, generally precious gems used for infinite effect. These substitute gems may be precious or semi-precious. So, It should be conformed that which gem is useful for you by your astrologer or gemologist.
Substitute Gems of Diamond: Colorless Sapphire, Cubic Zirconia, Natural Zircon, Rock Quartz, Opal, White Coral etc.
Cordially you can also consult international standard’s Astrologers of our company for, How to wear your gem stone, wearing time ( Muhurt ) of gem, Chanting Process, Chanting Mantra of Venus planet, Endowment of Venus and all type of your astrologically doubts about your gem.