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Yellow Sapphire Gemstone Lore & History

Yellow Sapphire are sometimes classified in the more general category of Fancy Sapphire.  Fancy sapphire is a term used to describe any sapphire that is not blue

Lore:  Yellow gemstones are projective, ruled by the planet Mercury. In India, it is the color of the 3rd energy chakra.

The color yellow stands for intelligence and is ruled by the sun and air elements. Yellow stones can be used to increase understanding and increase intelligence. They are used in magical or mystical meditations to increase visualization powers and astral-projective powers.

Mystically inclined speakers and spellbinders use yellow stones mounted in gold to bind their audiences minds to their words and projected allusions.

Yellow stones have the power of movement outward, the easing of the exchange of ideas and thoughts between people. The wearing of yellow stones is thought to increase telepathic and astral-travel abilities. Many people believe that wearing yellow gems increases their intuitive powers and, in this way, are also protective.

Some yellow gemstones are yellow sapphire (thought to be the most powerful), citrine, yellow diamond, yellow garnet, yellow tourmaline, amber and tiger eye.

Yellow Sapphire is the gemstone of the planet Jupiter. Jupiter blesses the wearer with prosperity and wisdom. It also helps in attaining greater spirituality

Jupiter, in Hindu culture, has been called the teacher. So, it is thought that, lawyers and judges, teachers, and writers will benefit from it.

It helps an individual’s ability to handle complex situations, yellow sapphire is thought to help people reach correct decisions, and maximize success.

For the body, It is known for providing healing powers in the ailments of the kidneys, mouth, cough and fever.

The powers of a yellow sapphire protect its wearer from accidents.

Yellow Sapphire is thought to make people less angry.

Jupiter is the most beneficial planet and by wearing a yellow sapphire, the wearer experiences the finer joys of life like success, intelligence and strong friendships.

Jupiter guides spiritual inclinations, which are further stimulated by the Yellow Sapphires to attain greater serenity.

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