Shipping charges are
- Free for Vedic Gem Consultations/ Vedic Gem Recommendation as it is sent by email only.
- $35 for Upratnas/ semi precious gemstones (Red Garnet, Blue Moonstone, Peridot, Heliodor, Iolite, Amethyst)
- $125 for Precious gemstones (Ruby, Natural Pearl, Red Coral, Emerald, Yellow Sapphire, Blue Sapphire, Hessonite, Cat's Eye)
- For the combination of above; charges are maximum shipping in that combination (For example if Red Garnet & Yellow Sapphire is purchased the shipping charge is $125).
- Shipping charges for Precious Gemstones include shipping and packaging, insurance, certification, appraisal and tracking.
- Shipping charges for upratnas include shipping and packaging, insurance, certification, and tracking.
Domestic Shipping Rates : Our system charges default shipping as per the structure given above. However, for delivery in India we charge actual's as charges vary as per location. Read more information on Domestic Shipping Rates . Excess amount if any is sent by a refund cheque along with the product.
All precious gemstones set in Gold rings and pendants are sent after appraisal by the Reserve Bank of India, Indian Customs, The Postal appraisal department after affixing wax seals on the package. Your package is insured and is carried by the Government of India Post Department and Services. Precious articles are only sent by Government courier after appraisal.
After receiving your order we require 3 business days to make your gemstone ring, pendant or talisman in the most auspicious time selected by Vedic Astrology. 2 business days are required for consecrating and energizing your ring, pendant and talisman in our Astro Journey Varada Vinayaka Temple . 2 business days are required for certification and appraisal. Once the package is dispatched you should receive it in 7-10 business days.
Note: Please note that Bhasma Rings will be shipped in 14 days from the date of placement of order as they require extra design element and work.
Semi precious gemstones set in silver and other semi precious talismans etc is shipped by Government Speed Post only.
Note:- Indian Postal Service does not ship any kind of merchandise by Speed Post for the following countries: Argentina, Belgium, Cape Verde, Denmark, El Salvador, Guyana, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Luxemburg, Maldives, Mexico, Niger, Nigeria, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Sri Lanka, Tunisia, Yemen, Zaire