The Yellow Sapphire Gemstones popularly known as Pukhraj is the stone of Jupiter and is widely known for its power of ensuring success in every sphere of life. In other words we can say that Pukhraj stones are used to help wearer propelling towards happiness and fulfilments. Some other names that are interchangeably used by common people are Padparadscha , Puspa-Raja , Pusparaga and Guru-Ratna.
These Yellow pukhraj gemstones have considerable sparkles and it displays various colors when viewed from different angles. Though the natural occurring and original stones are the most valued still these are treated and heated with various formulations to preserve original color.
A yellow sapphire has considerable sparkle and might display different colours when viewed from different angles. Sapphires can be heat treated, diffused with beryllium or irradiated to preserve and enhance their yellow brilliance – but the naturally occurring coloured sapphires are still the most valued.
Significance of Yellow Sapphire stones
Properties of Yellow Sapphire Birthstones
Indian Name: Pukhraj
Sanskrit names: Pushparaga, padparadscha, Guru-Ratna
Hardness: 9 (Mohs scale)
Cosmic Color: Light Blue
Some of the most popular sources of these precious stones are Madagaskar and Tanzania still are found in considerable quantity in Sri Lanka, India and Russia.
Yellow sapphires are most famously found in Madagascar and Tanzania and also in India, Sri Lanka and Russia.