Red Coral - Moonga Stone
The Red Coral Stone, also known as Moonga, is the Gemstone of Mars / Mangal according to Indian Vedic Astrology. Mars is a world with life, strength, circulation, and ambition, and the Red Coral is worn to boost life with Mars in the horoscope.
Benefits of Red Coral
Coral is the astrological gemstone of Mars – ‘Mangal’ planet as per Indian Vedic astrology. It’s beneficial for businessmen & professional related to real estate, agriculture, mining, construction, military, surgery, athletics etc. The diseases cured by Red Coral are heat stroke, headache, anemia, high fever, blood defects, piles, lack of calcium in the bones etc.
- General benefits
Of all the forms of coral, the red coral is much more popular because of its astrological importance and is known as 'Munga'. Wearing this gemstone will allow the wearer to emerge more smoothly and maturely from the challenging process of Mangal Dasha.
Who should wear?
While it has a range of advantages, no one will wear the stone. If Mars is in a favorable place in your horoscope, red coral can be wear. If this is not the case, you may have to face a variety of adversities. Those born during the following 'lagnas' may wear a gem: Medam, Karkidakam, Chingam, Vrischikam, Dhanu, and Meenam. They will achieve wealth and popularity while enjoying good health and resources.
How to wear Red Coral?
- What size Red Coral 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 Red Coral?
Munga ratna is dipped in milk and gangajal at a specified auspicious time on an auspicious day. Shani Grah's mantra is recited for energizing the gemstone. But all rituals should be done with care and consultation. On request, our astrologers conduct the puja to energize the Red Coral gemstone.
- In which finger Munga should be worn?
The Munga rashiratna should be worn in the ring finger of the right hand or in the working hand.
- What Metal to lodge it in?
Munga rashiratna can be worn in Silver, Gold, or Copper metal for better performance. It could also be made in panchdhatu.
- On which day it should be worn?
It's best to wear the Red Coral gemstone ring on Tuesday. The day should be checked by an astrologer.
Price of Red Coral?
Depending on the origin, color, form, and overall clarity, the price of red coral will range anywhere from ₹ 300 to ₹ 10000 per carat. Besides, other considerations, such as natural abundance and artificial treatment, may have a major effect on Moonga stone rates.
Red coral is used to improve its color, but can also be synthesized in laboratories. Artificial gemstones are manufactured in and as plastic, wood, or polymers. The real red coral is much more costly than the artificial ones. It is safer to purchase red coral that is accredited by recognized labs to prevent being duped by fraudsters.
The clarity of the red coral is analyzed by the brightness and smoothness of its surface. Stones bearing blemishes, pits, and cracks are valued at the lower end. The price of Munga Ratna is relatively high for an impeccable, lustrous red coral.
Bright red, lustrous corals are favored to rusty, faded or pale corals. The price of Moonga stone per carat rises more for brightly saturated and bright red gemstones.
It is highly advisable that you pick up the Red Coral / Moonga 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.