Importance of Gems and Gemstones
Whenever any planet in the chart is in inauspicious condition or is in a debilitated condition, then to bring auspiciousness or to give boost to that planet, the native is advised to put on some gem or semi-gem of that planet. Each particular Gem takes a special rigid form comprising particular chemical components. This is worn in a special finger. The main aim of putting on the gem is that it transports the rays of that particular planet from the sky into the body of the person wearing it. By it the deficiency of that particular planet in the body is fulfilled, and the planet becomes exalted and starts giving auspicious result. But the special precondition for it is that the gem must be pure and without any bias. Because it is witnessed a number of times that the biased gems cause loss instead of profit. According to your chart, wearing the gem of the following planet will be useful for you.
The History of gems is very ancient and have a fair mention in our Vedas and Puranas. There is importance of every gem stones at different time. Gems and Stones can be worn for a specific time period in Antar Dasha & Gochar.
In the Janam kundali if there is any kind of dosha then there will be difficulty in getting full benefit of resources and there will be many kinds of obstacles. Performing remedial measures & wearing stone for a planet helps increase the positive aspects of the planets in the horoscope. These are also helpful in health and can work as remedy for diseases.
According to Indian Vedas the gems & stones used to negate the malefic powers of planets must be purify before its usage. The purification of gem stones is essentially important because only then the wearer can get the full benefit of it.
What finger to wear your gemstone ring?
It is popularly believed that rings are worn on any of the 4 fingers excluding thumb. Each finger is representation of a specific planet. The 4 fingers index, middle, ring and small finger are controlled by Jupiter, Saturn, Sun and Mercury respectively. gems which represents those planets are worn in the finger denoting that Planet only.
The gem for one planet can also be worn with the gem of another planet if the two planets are friendly. For instance the gems of malefic planets Rahu and Ketu represented by Hessonite and Cat’s Eye should be worn on the middle finger, as these planets that rule these two gemstones, Ketu and Rahu, are Saturn’s friends.
The fingers are also related to certain parts of the body. Index finger relates to the stomach or respiratory system. The middle finger relates to the brain, mind, intestines and liver. The ring finger relates to the stomach, blood circulation, kidneys and respiratory system. Little finger represents the legs, feet and the genitals.
Other than that like Planets, the fingers in a hand are also representation of the five elements. The thumb represents fire, the index finger represents space, the middle finger represents air, the ring finger represents water and the small finger is representation of earth
Read here to know what gemstone suits you the best.