Yellow Sapphire/Topaz (Pukhraj) is the stone of planet Jupitar (Brihaspati). Jupitar Known as the Great Benefic, Jupiter represents wisdom, religion, expansion in general, and wealth. Individuals with strong Jupiters will tend to adhere to organized religions, usually the same ones as their parents. Strong Jupiters also tend to be well-educated people who are well-to-do.
The yellow sapphire/Topaz(Pukhraj) is regarded as the best of gems in the same way as Jupiter is the teacher of gods. Jupiter governs wisdom, spirituality, Wealth, Analysis ability and Sincerity in human being. Therefore it is such a gem which is worthy to be worn by all.
The wearer of yellow sapphire gets the knowledge of law, ethics, wit, wisdom, pleasure of getting issues, worldly happiness, Para physical bliss, physical power, cleverness, long life, good health, food grains, prosperity, glory and mental peace. It is the most beneficial to the authors, writers, barristers, traders and businessman.
Jupiter is a karaka or indicator of fortune, wealth, fame, luck, devotion and faith, spirituality, charity, morality, meditation, mantra, children, magistrates, ministers, lawyers and leaders in government and religion.
Progeny, God, Guru, Place of Worship, Devotion, Dharma (Constant integrated awareness), Wisdom, Nobility, Ethical Behavior, Morality, Spirituality, Finance, Bank, Law, Liver, Fat, Gold, Yellow color, Yellow Sapphire, North East.
A quality yellow sapphire gemstone gives the wearer happiness, fame, fortune, good name, prosperity, intelligence, wealth, comfort, good health, a long life, and blesses women with good children. There can be an instant financial change for the better shortly after putting on a yellow sapphire.
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Eastern Australia, Thailand, Sri Lanka, Madagascar, East Africa, and in North American at a few locations, such as at "Gem Mountain", and in or near the Missouri River in the region around Helena, Montana. Currently Sri Lanka is best source of yellow and blue sapphire(neelam).
Citrine Sunela or Golden Topaz It is semi-stone (up-ratna) of Brihaspati, the wearer is protected from fear while asleep. It is a light golden yellow or reddish yellow variety of crystalline quartz. It is a transparent stone & may be mistaken for Yellow Sapphire due to its close resemblance in appearance. It can be easily distinguished from Topaz on account of its softness & lighter density. Topaz hardness on Moh's scale is 8, refractive index is between 1,619-1,627 ±0,01 and specific gravity is 3.53 ±0.04.Yellow sapphire-Pukhraj hardness on Moh's scale is 9, refractive index is between 1.762-1.770 +0.008 and specific gravity is 4 ±0.05 .