The blue sapphire or the Neelam gemstone is one of the most exquisite gemstone which has held the admiration and wonder of millions with its rich blue hue. It exudes a brilliant sparkle which emits beautiful colors when it is viewed from different angles. Blue sapphire or Neelam is related to Saturn, which is renowned to be one of the most malefic planets. People who suffer due to the malefic effects of planet Saturn should wear the blue sapphire or Neelam stone. It protects the wearer from all ill-effects and bad luck. It increases the intuitive powers of the wearer. It is also known to improve the intelligence and judgment of the wearer.
However, there is a particular mantra for wearing blue sapphire stones. It should be worn on the middle finger of the right hand on Saturdays at the time of sunset. It helps to bring forth luck, good health and prosperity to the wearer. The magical healing powers of Neelam stone is beyond compare. It is believed to possess immense powers to cure many diseases. It can heal psychological disorders and other diseases related to the nervous system. It is also believed to help regain lost power and wealth.
Nevertheless, the blue sapphire stone is often worn on the basis of astrological position of the stars and planets. According to the astrological principles, it is worn to reduce the malefic effects of the planet Saturn. Neelam gemstones are suitable for all as it has its own ill-effects too. Therefore it is quite essential to consult a good astrologer before wearing the blue sapphire gemstone. The stone is believed to have the power to retain negative energies so it is essential to soak it overnight to eliminate negativity. It is important to know how to test Neelam gemtsone. The real gemstone shows no variation when it is placed in milk for a day. Genuine blue sapphire gemstone can seldom be scratched as it is one of the toughest minerals.