Out of nine crystals in the holy Navratna Gemstones, Cat’s Eye, also known as Lehsunia stone, is used for the most mind-dazzling pieces of jewelry. We are thankful due to the exquisite range of beautiful hues of this gemstone which arrives in such as black, grey, honey, and yellowish-green, this gemstone also offers a wide range of dazzling jewelry. Perhaps the most amazing thing about this valuable gemstone is due to its excellent exhibition of a phenomenon known as ‘Chatoyancy’ that provides this rare crystal an impression that can resemble the eyes of a fearless cat’s eye gemstone.
Cat’s Eye gemstone is thought to ward off all the evil consequences and works as a talisman to save the wearer against unforeseen danger. This gemstone gained huge favor in the 19th century when the Duke of Connaught gave his fiance a Cat’s Eye gemstone ring on their engagement.
Chrysoberyl cat’s eye gemstone shows a unique quality known as Chatoyancy which depicts a silky band of light green light running across the gemstone. The gemstone glows like the eyes of a cat when seen in low light and creates a striking effect. Not just that, this gemstone arrives in a variety of color shades that ranges from dark yellowish-brown to pale yellow, honey-yellow or greenish. These subtle hues and the great durability of this gemstone create the chrysoberyl cat’s eye gemstone, a popular gemstone jewelry item among all the men who have a preference for something simple yet elegant.
BENEFITS OF WEARING A CAT’S EYE GEMSTONE
According to Indian Vedic Astrology, a real Cat’s Eye gemstone also named Vaiduryam gemstone or Lehsunia stone, is used to facilitate the advantages of Ketu in one’s birth chart. This gemstone can brings fortune and prosperity to the gemstone owner. Further, the mystical capabilities of this charming gemstone are best known to save it from evil spirits. This gemstone is considered a good luck charm in various cultures and is believed to promote self-control and discipline.
The price of a cat’s eye gemstone is totally influenced by the quality of the gem, the pick of metal, and the sophistication of the design. When it comes to an ideal ring then it is the one that shows clear chatoyancy, symmetrically bisecting the cabochon and in strong contrast with the gem’s body color.
Gemstone: Cat’s Eye
Other Names: Cymophane, Lahsuniya (Hindi)
Ruling Heavenly Body: Ketu (Astrological Planetary System)
Mohs’ Scale Hardness: 8.5
Specific Gravity: 3.5 – 3.84
Category: Oxide Mineral
Metal to Wear in: Silver
Hues: Greenish Black, Lemon Yellow, Bright Yellow, Pale Yellow, Brownish Yellow, Raspberry Red
Origin: India, Tanzania, Brazil, East Africa, Madagascar, and Sri Lanka
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