Ruby Gemstones for Astrological use. Rs 2095/ratti for 5.25 ratti. A ruby or manik is a pink or red colored gemstone and a variety of the mineral corundum which belongs to the aluminum oxide family. The red color is caused primarily due to the presence of the element chromium in the mineral. According to the principles of ancient Vedic astrology, ruby is governed by the Sun. If the Sun is the lord of the auspicious house in your birth chart, wearing a ruby can benefit you immensely. The ruby astro gemstone has several unique properties. It is worn to enhance your reputation as well as your qualities of command and leadership. Wear it to further enhance your social stature and recognition. The ruby gemstone’s healing properties include helping the human body strike a unique balance, protect the immune system, and address common ailments such as indigestion, metabolism deficiencies, rheumatism, fever, gout, headaches and orthopedic problems. The gemstone is also known to provide relief with afflictions such as stomach ulcers, vision problems and cancer. Once you have consulted with a qualified astrologist who will fit you with the correct size and weight of the ruby astro gemstone, you should wear it starting on a Sunday on your right hand ring finger as soon as it is mounted on a gold ring. Our highly experienced and professionally credentialed astrologists from Starstell can always assist you with selecting the right ruby astro gemstone that fits your needs.