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How to wear and activate blue sapphire (Neelam) for Saturn

Wearing a blue sapphire, also known as Neelam, is often recommended in Vedic astrology to harness its powerful energies. Here are some general guidelines and steps to consider when wearing a blue sapphire:

1. Ensure Suitability

Before wearing a blue sapphire, it’s essential to confirm that it is astrologically suitable for you. Blue sapphire is associated with the planet Saturn, and its effects can be quite strong and immediate. You can also ask from our inhouse astrologer at Vedic crystals

2. Selecting the Stone

  • Quality: Choose a high-quality, untreated, and natural blue sapphire. Look for good clarity and a vibrant blue color. You can also buy it from us at reasonable price . Click here to buy
  • Weight: Astrologically, it is recommended to wear a sapphire that weighs at least 4 carats (4 ratti+)

3. Setting the Stone

  • Metal: Blue sapphires are typically set in silver, platinum, white gold, or sometimes gold. Silver and white gold are the most common choices. You can also use Panch Dhatu
  • Design: The stone should be set so that it touches your skin when worn, allowing the energies to be transmitted to your body.

4. Purification and Activation

  • Purification: Before wearing, cleanse the stone to remove any negative energies it may have picked up. Soak it in a mixture of milk, honey, and water or Ganga Jal (holy water) for a few hours.
  • Mantras: Chanting mantras can help in activating the stone. Recite the Saturn mantra: “Om Sham Shanaishcharaya Namah” 108 times.

5. Best Day to wear

  • Day: Saturday is the day associated with Saturn and is considered the most auspicious day to wear a blue sapphire.

6. Wearing the Ring

  • Finger: Traditionally, a blue sapphire ring is worn on the middle finger of the right hand.
  • Ritual: On the chosen Saturday, after performing the purification and chanting the mantra, wear the ring during the morning hours.

7. Observing Effects

  • Immediate Impact: Blue sapphires are known to show their effects quite quickly. Pay attention to changes in your life, both positive and negative, after wearing the stone. Normally you will feel the effects within 7 days. 
  • Monitoring: If you experience adverse effects, stop wearing the stone. It is not for you. 

Further reading :  India TV news , Quora, How blue sapphire effects you, Lucky gemstone

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