Facts about Beryl
The Beryl Family comprises a number of gemstones like – Emerald, Aquamarine etc. which are among the popular and expensive gemstones. It comes in rainbow of colors which are named accordingly with their differing color. Every gemstone in the beryl family has gained importance with respect to their beneficial effects in the field of astrology.
What are the properties of Beryl?
Color: White, Colorless, Blue, Red, Green, Yellow, Orange, Brown, Pink, Purple.
Hardness: 7.5 to 8.0 (in Mohs Scale)
Refractive Index: 1.57 to 1.58
Nature of Solid: Hexagonal Crystal
Specific gravity: 2.6 to 2.8
What are the colours that you can expect in the Beryl family?
The Beryl family covers the spectrum of black to white in terms of colour and each colour is named as a different gemstone. Blue to Blue-green beryl stone is known as Aquamarine while the green variety is known as Emerald. The golden variety of Beryl, ranging from pastel yellow to rich gold to greenish yellow, is named as Heliodor. Morganite is the pink variety while the colourless ones are named Goshenite. The rarest stone in the Beryl family is the red Beryl.
What is the price of a Beryl stone?
The price differs with the importance of the gemstone in the Beryl family. Beryl stone price in India range between Rs 120 per carat to Rs 8,000 per carat approx. Emerald and Aquamarine are the most popular gemstones in the Beryl family and render a high value as per their quality whereas the golden and pink variety, namely Helidor and Monagnite are not very popular in the field of gemstone and thus render a low price in the market. Another not so popular gemstone in the Beryl family is the Goshenite which is priced low. The rarest and most expensive gemstone in the Beryl family is the Red Beryl.
What are the benefits of wearing a Beryl stone?
- Beryl gemstones have the power to keep evil spirits and negativity at bay.
- It unleashes energy that ensures harmonious and peaceful relationship. It gifts marital bliss to the wearer.
- The healing powers of Beryl can aid in throat infections, blood circulation, immunity and pulmonary problems.
- It can control distractions and provide calmness to the wearer.
Beryl gemstones can change the life of the wearer in a positive way and enhance his/her activity by shooing laziness away. The Scorpio and Sagittarius zodiac sign holders can adorn this gemstone to ensure a happy and protected life.