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Gem of Rahu

Benefits of Hessonite garnet:

Hessonite garnet is one of the nine gemstones according to the Ratnashastra. It is found in deep shiny color of Honey. It is also called Gomed and is a very powerful natural gemstone, one among the navarthnas. It derives its name Gomed from the similarity in color to the cow’s urine.  Gomed gemstone is ruled by Rahu graha and can save the individual suffering from negative impacts of Rahu’s position in the horoscope. Hessonite Garnet is a gemstone to be worn in conditions where Rahu is malefic and retrograde. It helps as correction to the negative Rahu graha and its malefic influences on one’s life.

Hessonite or the Gomed is also called as the gem of Kaliyuga as it saves from the turbulence and disturbances in the relations in one’s personal and public life. During the entire period of Rahu it is associated with many happenings in one’s life like accidents and sudden unexpected event which brings drastic changes in life form good to bad and worsening conditions. Rahu graha has such an influence that changes the entire graph of growth or happiness in life and business. The Retrograde Rahu gives sudden malefic effects it can cause theft, loss of valuables and goods under conditions within the control of individuals or partner in life or business.

The effects of Rahu grah are very debilitating and make the person very unstable and confused making him out of focus and lack the power to concentrate on his /her problem to resolve. The individual looses the power of judgment and decision making, which way to go. Rahu is so aptly called the Aprakash grah or Lusterless planet and give the result of the house he tenants. If Rahu is the ascendant it is good to wear Hessonite to get protection from Rahu. Hessonite is also good for those born under Aries. One can wear Hessonite the right hand middle finger as it represents the Saturn or the Shani Dev and also Rahu which gives the same effects.

Hessonite Garnet calms the mind of the wearer and relieves him from depression, deep seated anxiety Mental illnesses. Hessonite gives the wearer the required confidence and gives the focus and clarity in direction to achieve his/hers dream goal, making it beneficial for students and people who are into research and scientific fields. It promotes professional growth and helps in one’s social and financial stability. It helps the wearer in healing ailments like Epilepsy, allergies and infections of the eye, sinus problems and Palpitation of the Heart.

Gomed or Hessonite garnet helps the cure of mysterious and undiagnosed disease conditions and chronic ailments which are a big health concern to the individual. It helps in healing cancer, varicose veins, boils, leprosy, clumsiness, intestinal issues, fatigue and Blood pressure. Hessonite helps heal people with Multiple personality disorders, fear psychosis and cancer and skin diseases. It is a powerful talisman when worn to protect from evil hexing and Black magic and keeps the wearer protected. Hessonite has the properties to activate enhance the energies of the Mooladhar chakra and builds a protective aura around the wearer.

Hessonite is very beneficial for people in the fields of public dealing like Soldiers, Police men, Lawyers, and mainly Politicians and scientists who can benefit a lot from this gemstone. A good quality Hessonite when worn brings wealth, name, fame, success and victory over enemies. It must be worn by people going to the battle field. It gives protection from evil spirits and the possibility of being poisoned. Hessonite transmits the most powerful and coolest ultra violet rays into the body and heals from the diseases like high fever, Insomnia, extreme acidity, indigestion and over sexuality. It also protects from Insanity. It is better to be worn on Saturdays during the waxing moon for best results.

Hessonite or Gomed can be worn in the most auspicious way with the prior consultation and guidance of the your astrologer or pundit who can have better knowledge about the number of rathi and size etc according to individuals horoscope and the position of Rahu. Hessonite can mostly give instant and sudden results as is the influence of Rahu so caution is necessary to get wholesome positive benefits. It would be best to consult AiA Gemstone and Jewelry for getting the right stone with the right quality and with those well placed cuts looking great on it. You can also visit them at and get in touch with them.