There are following properties, which are given below:
Formation of Blue Sapphire- The purest sapphires are formed during the transformation of igneous rocks.
Scientific name- Corundum
Chemical composition- Aluminum oxide mineral (Al2O3)
Fracture- Conchoidal, splintery
Hardness- 9.0 (Moh-scale)
Specific gravity- 4.0- 4.1
Refractive index- 1.768-1.772
Clarity- The best quality blue sapphire is eye flawless, no cracks but light feathers within the gem is the proof that the gemstone is unheated and original.
Color- The best color for a natural blue sapphire is an intense, velvety, deep royal blue.
Best origin- Significant blue sapphire stones are found in the Eastern Australia, East Africa, China, Thailand, Sri Lanka, Madagascar, and in North America in a few locations, mostly in Montana. In these countries, a wide range of quality of sapphire is produced. In India it’s highly found in Kashmir although Burma, Sri Lanka, and Madagascar also produce large quantities of fine quality gems.
Shape- The shapes of blue sapphires are usually round, cushion, oval, and emerald. The cabochon cut shape displays the sapphire as a smooth oval, convex dome.
Planet- It represents the planet Saturn (Shani).
Zodiac sign- Blue sapphire is considered the birthstone of zodiac sign Capricorn. But If you belong to other zodiac sign then you can also wear it but in some certain conditions. Consultation is must before wearing this gemstone for that you can get free consultation from our astrologer. Before wearing Blue sapphire, you should consult first and then wear. Blue sapphire stone is very powerful and strong but it does not suit everyone. For Free consultation you can also call us on 09810800550.
Value of Blue Sapphire- The cost of natural sapphires varies depending on their color, clarity, size, cut, and overall quality. Fine quality natural sapphires are very rare gems. Their values are also determined on the basis of its shape, quality of surface, orient and luster.
What are Blue sapphires?
Blue sapphire is also known as Neelam. It represents planet Saturn. The Blue sapphire is a natural occurring gemstone that belongs to the ‘Corundum family’.
What are blue sapphires made of?
It is made of Aluminum oxide mineral (Al2O3).
Where do Sapphires come from?
Significant blue sapphire stones are found in the Eastern Australia, East Africa, China, Thailand, Sri Lanka, Madagascar, and in North America in a few locations, mostly in Montana. In these countries, a wide range of quality of sapphire is produced. In India it’s highly found in Kashmir although Burma, Sri Lanka, and Madagascar also produce large quantities of fine quality gems.
Why Blue sapphire should be worn?
Blue Sapphire is highly recommended for people struggling due to ‘Shani Sadhe Saati’ or ‘Dhaiya’ in their life. It is also used for getting Name & Fame, Prosperity and Success in life.
How to wear Blue sapphire?
It can be worn in the ring of gold or silver. At first you should dip the sapphire ring in the Ganga jal then in un-boiled milk. This will activate the gemstone. Then the ring should be worshiped with flowers and incense stick and wear the ring before the sunset in the middle finger chanting the Beej Mantra of Saturn/Shani 108 times – “Om Aim Hreem Shanecharaya Namah“. Blue Sapphire shall be worn on Saturday evening or morning. For Free consultation you can also call us on 09810800550.
What is the minimum weight required?
The ideal weight of the Blue Sapphire stone should be between 4 to 5 carats.
How much does a Blue Sapphire cost?
On an Average, 5+ carat Blue Sapphire (Neelam) is being sold regularly in ₹ 25-30000/- full pc. But It starts from ₹ 1000/- per carat and medium range starts from ₹ 4000/-.Blue sapphire price may vary from ₹ 1,000 per carat to ₹ 5 lakh per carat and can even go higher than that. Its price totally depends on its quality, weight, size, shape and color.
Which sapphire is more costly?
Deep Blue color sapphire of high quality is more costly and rare gemstone.
Which is the Similar gem-stone of Blue sapphire?
Amethyst stone, Cordierite or Lolite gemstone, Blue Spinel, Blue Topaz are ideal substitute of Blue Sapphire gemstone.
How can I buy original Blue sapphire gemstone?
You can also contact us on our toll-free number 09810800550. Gem mines provide free shipping within India with its government approved certificate, which is laboratory tested certificate of gems.
What is the Mode of Payment?
Both online and off-line modes of payments are also acceptable. For more info visit us- www.gemmines.in or call us on 09810800550
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