Oval Mixed Cut Natural Ruby Gemstone
Type : Ruby Gemstone
Name of Gemstone - Ruby (Manik)
Gemstone Colour - Red
Material - Non-Precious Metal
Gemstone Shape / Cut - Oval Shape / Faceted
Ruby is the astrological, Jyotish gem related to the Sun, which rules one's person confidence, authority, power and status.
Ruby is the gemstone of the Sun or Surya Graha as known in Vedic Literature.
Ruby comes from the family of mineral known as Corundum and has hardness of 9 on the Mohr's Scale.
It has a Specific Gravity of 4.03 and is dichromatic.
Ruby is known as Padmaraga or one possessing the color of the lotus in sanskrit , Manik or Manikya in Hindi , Yakut in Persian.