Ratna Jyoti : Benefits of Hessonite Garnet / Gomed
Hessonite or Gomed (Hindi) is a honey colored Calcium Aluminium Silicate having an important place in the Hindu scriptures. This stone is believed to be ruled by the Vedic planet ‘Rahu’. Hessonite gets its name from a Greek word 'Hesson' which stands for inferior'. It is named so because 'Rahu' or sometimes 'Dragon-head' in Western Astrology, is a malefic planet. This gemstone gives a rating from 7 to 7.5 on the Moh’s scale of hardness.
What are the benefits of wearing Hessonite?
The uniform cow urine colored Gomed neutralizes the evil effect of Vedic planet Rahu and protects the wearer from the negative vibes & energies.
It calms the mind of the wearer and relieves him/her from depression, deep seated anxieties and mental problems.
Gomed helps to boost concentration, focus and gives clear direction to help achieve goals. Therefore, it is quite beneficial for students and people who are working in the field of research.
Hessonite provides professional progress and enhances one's social & financial status
It helps improve the health of the wearer and cures ailments like epilepsy, allergies, infections of the eye & sinus, haemorrhoids and palpitation of the heart.
It also helps in healing diseases like cancer, varicose veins, boils, leprosy, clumsiness, intestinal issues, fatigue, blood pressure and fatigue
A Hessonite brings to its wearer the five fruits of life: Meditation (Dhyaana), Financial Prosperity (Artha), Righteous living (Dharma), Pleasures of the body (Kama) and Salvation/Nirvana (Moksha).
To bring peace and happiness in the marital life, both husband and wife should wear a Hessonite stone to boost love, harmony and peace.
The wearer of a Gomed is not affected by any kind of black magic, is always ahead of his/her enemies and always emerges victorious in times of a competition.
Hessonite is very beneficial for people pursuing public speaking, as it enhances the wearer's influence over large crowds.
People into computer jobs, politics, government services, lawyers and scientists are benefited with the magical powers of this stone.
How to wear a Hessonite?
A Gomed or Hessonite Stone is ruled by Rahu and hence has its magical effects over the wearer. One can wear this gemstone in his/her middle finger as it represents the planet Saturn or Shani Dev and also Rahu portrays similar effects. In addition to this, a Gomed can be worn as a ring and as a talisman (touching the thymus) to avail its benefit over time.
ASTROLOGICAL EFFECTS OF HESSONITE GARNET (GOMEDHA)
Rahu rules the hessonite gem. Rahu is an aprakash graha, a lustreless planet, and it gives the results of the lord of the house which it tenants. If Rahu is on the ascendant, wearing hessonite may be recommended. Hessonite may also be good for those born under Aries.
Wearing a good hessonite brings wealth, success, position, prestige, happiness, prosperity, good children, praise, fame, and health. It protects against rivalries and enemies, and thus is good to wear when going into battle. It helps to give good health and appetite, rids the mind of bad thoughts, and gives mental peace. It helps to increase one’s social status, and brings one respect from others. It helps protect against evil spirits and the possibility of being poisoned. Brilliant scientists are associated with hessonite, and the gem also helps those who must deal with employees and servants.
Hessonite and its substitutes transmit the cosmic color, ultra-violet. Ultra-violet is the coldest color ray, and should be used for diseases caused by overheating, such as high fevers, insomnia, extreme acid, indigestion, and over-sexuality. It also works with insanity.
A flawed hessonite should not be worn. It is difficult to find a flawless hessonite. A hessonite is flawed if it has a white or bluish color and lacks luster. Wearing a Gomedha with a red color is bad for health. If the gem has a mixture of mica, it ruins wealth..
The gemstone should weigh at least two carats (three is better), and should be set in gold, silver, or a combination of gold, silver, and iron. It should be worn on the middle finger or smallest finger of either hand. Some authorities say it should be worn on the finger ruled by Rahu. The ring should be put on for the first time on a Saturday, during the waxing moon. Rahu should be in a good sign and in the constellations of Swati, Ardra, or Satabisha.
The healing properties of Hessonite have been known since ages. Ancients have used to Hessonite to heal Cancer, fear psychosis, multiple personality disorders, skin infections. The healing properties of Hessonite have been found useful for people who suffer from Black magic, Hexing and curse of evil spirits. Hessonite has direct healing properties on the Mooladhara Chakra.
A True untreated Hessonite has tremendous impact and if suited to the individual brings about many benefits. Some clear important Hessonite benefits are:
- If the Person is undergoing the major period of Rahu then analysis should be made whether Hessonite is suited or no. If suitable as per the chart Hessonite blesses with many benefits including release of stress and tension and clarity of thoughts.
- Hessonite benefits are quantifiable and measurable in certain challenging positions of Rahu such as Rahu in 1st house etc. More about typical positions of Rahu.
- Hessonite is beneficial for individuals suffering from Kalsarp Yoga, fear of snakes, fear of spirits, fear psychosis and evil eye.
If the Hessonite Gemstone is well suited then the individual will experience tremendous mental relief and release from mental agony. The beneficial effects of the hessonite are felt by having clarity in mind, confidence, release of fear and clearing of confusion. The Hessonite effects are felt almost instantly as it is a strong stone ruled by the Karmik Planet Rahu..