Hessonite Garnet - Gomed Stone

Hessonite Garnet is also called by the name of Gomed in Hindi. Gomed is the gemstone of Rahu. It is found is a light to deep brownish yellow to maroon-ish hues. Generally said to resemble the colour of cowas urine or even honey, the stone is simply a derivative of the garnet. Rahu is considered a shadow planet even though it is not part of the solar system.

Benefits of Hessonite Garnet

The planet Rahu is one of the most important planets that contributes to a person's mental and spiritual balance. Therefore, hessonite granite is definitely very useful to both malefic and beneficent Rahu.

  • General benefits
    This hessonite Garnet gemstone is used to fend off the negative powers of Rahu and to grant the wearer a miraculous personality and glory. The inclusion of Manganese and Iron gives this gemstone the appearance of orange brown or reddish orange, similar to Cow’s urine. This Hessonite Garnet is known as "Gomed" in Vedic Astrology.

Who should wear Hessonite Garnet?

People in the entertainment industry or the media like music, dancing, film making, publishing, magazines, musicians, etc. Gomed should wear it.
Many interested in transport, printing, chemical factories, theatres, restaurants, grocery stores, clubs, and any kind of trade that draws individuals should start wearing Gomedh.
If you're interested in some sort of show business, astrology, it's best to wear hessonite.

How to wear Hessonite Garnet?

  • What size Hessonite Garnet gemstone should be worn?
    Minimum 1/10th of the weight of the body. For e.g., a person weighing 60kgs will wear a 6-carat stone.
  • How to purify Hessonite Garnet?
    Gomed ratna is dipped in milk and gangajal at a specified auspicious time on an auspicious day. But all rituals should be done with care and consultation. On request, our astrologers conduct the puja to energize the Gomed gemstone.
  • In which finger Gomed should be worn?
    The Gomed rashiratna must be worn in the middle finger of the right hand or in the working hand.
  • What Metal to lodge it in?
    Gomed rashiratna should be worn in Silver metal for better performance. It could also be made in panchdhatu.
  • On which day it should be worn?
    It's best to wear the Hessonite Garnet gemstone ring on Thursday. The day should be checked by an astrologer.

Price of Hessonite Garnet?

Price of Gomed is determined by many factors, including size and weight, total clarity, colour, origin and treatment of the stone. In India, the price of Gomed gemstones will range from 200 per carat to 5,000 per carat.

  • Clarity
    Location, volume and nature of inclusions altogether influence the price of Gomed Ratan. A clear, transparent hessonite commands high premium than others. Gomed price per carat will always be more for such a stone.
  • Color
    Heat or color treatment is performed to improve the appeal of gemstones on the market. Usually untreated gums are more precious and astrologically effective than chemically enhanced gemstones.
  • Cut
    Gemstones are sliced in order to enhance their aesthetics. Due to the stone wastage caused by the process, the price of faceted Gomed cut is typically more than round or cabochon hessonite, if the quality and size remain the same.

It is highly advisable that you pick up the Hessonite Garnet / Gomed Gemstone from a certified Gem dealer, like Gems For Everyone. We at Gems For Everyone provide Natural and Certified Gemstones at reasonable rates. This will ensure that you get the best quality of the gemstone, one that will bless you with enormous benefits.

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