The Nava Ratna (Nine Gems)
The Gem of Jupiter/Brihaspati- Yellow Sapphire:Yellow Sapphire is the Jyotish gem related to Jupiter, which is the planet of
happiness, prosperity, luck and fortune. Jupiter is the significator of wealth, children, government and the grace of God. Promotes general well-being and spiritual knowledge. Wearing a yellow sapphire is said to bring money and wealth as well as good marriage and childbirth in the case of a married woman.
Signs of a well-placed Jupiter: Happiness, good children and grandchildren, wealth, name, fame, success and honor, wisdom, longevity, law, religion, preceptor, philosophy, banks, companies, foreign lands, honest, law abiding, reputation, medicine, broad outlook, gain in all undertakings, jovial, providential help, pilgrimage, adventure, enterprise, political power and lucky.
Signs of an afflicted Jupiter: Extremist, fanatic, liberal, lavish, extravagant, careless, over optimistic, disputes, gambling tendencies, vain, pomp and show, misjudgment, misfortune, poverty, ingratitude, danger of death by fever and much excitement, improvidence, law suits, disagreements, frivolous, worry through children, contentions and unpopularity. failure in speculation, pressure from creditors, childlessness, vanity, default, infamy, gluttony and unusual birth.
Helps in the following diseases: Jaundice, liver complaints, vertigo, laziness, general lassitude, catarrh & cataract, diseases of the heart, sleeping sickness, fat in body, carbuncles, flatulence, dyspepsia, hernia, anemia, piles, apoplexy, diabetes, tumors, phlegmatic disposition, chronic troubles, and cerebral congestion.
When to wear Yellow Sapphire/Pukhraj: The Yellow Sapphire gem stones should be set in Gold and be worn in the index finger. It should be worn on a Thursday.