Nowadays around 90 percent of Sapphires are treated. Do treated Gemstones really work?
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You use the word, “Nowadays” and “Sapphires” in your question. You may be surprised or astounded to know depending on your perspective that Gemstones including Sapphires have been treated over 1000’s of years.
Just the nature and technique of treatment changes.
More than 95% of all Gemstones are treated and treated Gemstones have no place for used as Astrological Gems for harnessing planetary powers.
Gemstones are treated to enhance their appearance and to hide flaws so that they look beautiful and attractive.
There are several treatments for Gemstone enhancement. I am mentioning some of them. It’s quite possible that some of these can be applied individually and some in combination.
I am mentioning some of the most common treatments.
Those who have further interest in knowing their details can search with treatment name on Google. There are easily searchable and tonnes of information are available on the treatment type.
Majority of Gemstones are treated and are mostly consumed for commercial grade Jewelry.
In Garuda Purana, Sri Sut Ji Goswami says in the Chapter 72, “The Blue Sapphire subjected to heat or burning to improve color and clarity should never be used by anyone as illness and misfortune will fall on that individual who uses a heated and a burned gem.”
For Higher Goals, Life solutions and Astrology there is no space for treated gemstones as clearly stated in the reference quote above.
It is better not to wear any gemstone rather than a treated gemstone to get a placebo effect or no effect.
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|Treatment||None. Fully Natural,|
|Origin||Srilanka / Ceylon|
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