Emerald is a natural gem. It comes in dark green and light green color. This gem is really attractive to see. Emerald to is worn to get the auspicious effects of mercury planet. Wearing emerald calms down physical and mental diseases, positive energy in body increases, work gets accelerated. By wearing emerald, a person’s voice, skin, throat, cough, stones, mind related diseases are destroyed. Wearing emerald obstacles in business and jobs can be overcome. With Auspicious effects of emerald, a person gets special position, fame, respect, and success, physical and monetary benefits. Emerald is worn and likened by businessman, politicians, actors, doctors, high officials, art and literature etc people. Emerald should be worn by ascendant of Taurus, Gemini, Leo, Virgo, Libra, Capricorn and Aquarius people. Emerald also protects from bad dreams.
Weight and metal – Emerald should be worn according to the body weight or minimum 6 ratti or more than that. Also, emerald is worn in gold, silver and eight metal rings.
Wearing time – Emerald can be worn on any Wednesday when moon is in Shukla paksha after an hour of sunrise.
Invoking energy – Emerald is kept in raw milk or ganges water on Tuesday night and in the morning, prayers are offered to Lord Vishnu or Ganesha. Emerald is washed with clean water, red sandalwood is applied, uncooked rice is offered, incense and earthen lamp is shown and prayers are offered to Lord Budh Deva for the auspiciousness of it.
Mantra – After invoking energy in emerald before wearing it firstly following mantra needs to be chanted 108 times –
Vedic Mantra – Aum udbudhyaswagnepratijagrahitwamistapurtesamsrajethamayamch, asmintsadhastheadhutarasminvishvedevayajmanaaschseedat.
Tantric Mantra – Aum bum budhayenamah
Beej Mantra – Aum brambreembraumsahbudhayenamah
Finger – After the mantra chanting emerald ring is to be worn in the ring finger of the right hand.
Alternatives – In case of emerald’s alternative onyx, green chalcedony etc can be worn.
Caution - Remember pearl, yellow sapphire, red coral and alternative of emerald should not be worn along with it.