Citrine (Sunela) is yellow to brown colored semi-precious gemstone from the mineral family Quartz.
In Vedic Astrology, Citrine strengthens Jupiter (Brahspati) and is the rashi ratna for Sagittarius (Dhanu) and Pisces (Meen). Citrine gemstone is worn as a substitute for Yellow Sapphire. Wearing Citrine gemstone brings wealth, respect, status, good decision making skills and good health to the wearer.
Citrine stone should weigh at least 1/10th carats of your body weight. (60kg body weight = 6 carats+ stone)
Astrologically, Sunela gemstone should preferably have high clarity and pure color.
The quality of Citrine gemstone depends upon its Weight (carat/ratti), Treatments and Quality (cut, color and clarity).
Unheated Natural Citrine price in India generally lies between Rs. 125 – Rs. 400 per carat and above.
To receive best Astrological benefits of Citrine gemstone, you should choose the quality with Citrine gemstone price in India of Rs. 400 per carat.
Price of Citrine gemstone can be converted into Sunela gemstone price per ratti by multiplying it by 0.6 (so, Rs. 10,000/ct = Rs. 6,000/ratti).
The quality of Citrine Gemstone depends upon its cut, color and clarity.
For best Astrological effects, the stone should have high clarity and transparency.
The color of Citrine varies from mid-to-deep yellow to brown. The color should be pure and uniform.
Be careful as many dealers sell treated or heated Amethyst and sell them as Citrine gemstone. Therefore, when you buy Citrine online ensure that you get a Lab Certificate of its authenticity from a Reputed Lab and that the dealer is ready to get the gemstone certified from any reputed lab of your choice.
The seller should also have a clear Refund policy. You can buy a Citrine online at sairattan.in where the original stones are reasonable and quality is the best.
We value your trust above anything else and therefore, provide a free lab certificate which ensures that your Citrine gemstone is 100% natural. Also, you can pay cash on delivery as we provide free shipping for our products worldwide. We also have a customer – friendly return and refund policy.
Sunelas are worn as a substitute for Yellow Sapphire (Pukhraj). In Vedic Astrology, Turquoise and Yellow Topaz are also considered as substitute for yellow sapphire and can also be worn in place of Citrine. However, substitutes are not as astrological effective as the primary gemstone.
Citrine is worn in the index finger of the correct hand (left-hand for left-handed people and right-hand for right-handed people). It should be worn on Thursday morning before sunrise during the Shukla Paksh (Waxing Moon).
Chemical Composition of Citrine (Sunela)
Citrine is the yellow to brownish-red variety of the mineral Quartz