Platinum is a white metal so it looks very similar to white gold or sterling silver.It has become very popular for Rings and wedding bands in jewelry. Many of the worlds most precious gemstones, including the Hope Diamond, have Platinum settings.
Few reasons for this are —
1-.Platinum can be worn at any time. Since it is a white metal, it will go with virtually everything.
2-Platinum is a hypoallergenic metal and it is highly resistance to tarnish .
3-Platinum rings are extremely strong and durable.
4-The platinum wedding band is known for a bright, almost wet, shiny white-silver look, high durability.
5-Platinum is one of the heaviest metal wedding bands.
6-Platinum seems to be the new symbol of wealth and prestige. Think of the “platinum credit card,” which often has better benefits and privileges than the “gold credit card.
On the flip side- It is more expensive than gold, hence ‘Platinum’ rings can be expensive to resize or repair.
The word nava means ‘nine’ and ratna means ‘gem’ in the Sanskrit language. Navaratna or Navagraha Jewelry which has all the 9 stones representing the all 9 planets.One can get them set in gold or sliver.
All stones can be of same size.
Navaratna refers to the nine gemstones related to the nine planets used in Vedic astrology.
The Gem stones and their Planetary Representations are–
Red Coral —-Mars
Yellow sapphire ——Jupiter
Blue sapphire —Saturn
Hessonite —Rahu, the ascending lunar node
Cat’s eye — Ketu, the descending lunar node
Gemstones have held significance in the religions of the world for centuries. Aqeeq has significance in the Islamic-religion.This is generally regarded to be the most important gemstone in Islam.Aqeeq, it is said, is good to use for countering curses and protecting against jealous rivalries. Aqeeq Gemstone has the ability to protect the individual, bolster confidence and generally enhance and expand the experiences of life. Aqeeq comes in many different colors, each one with its unique healing property.
The five important Islamic gemstones include the following:
Aqeeq (Agate), Yakut (Opal) or Ruby ,Dur-ah-Najaf ( Sand stone), Feroza(Turquoise), Hematite.
Beautifully crafted ,Men’s silver rings are often ornamented with aqeeq stones. A look around us shows that mens aqeeq stone rings are mostly worn as good luck charms. They are believed to bring good luck, wealth, health, strength and peace to a person.
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Ashtadhatu is widely used for making Rings and Idols of Gods and Goddesses ,as it is auspicious in Hinduism.Ashtadhatu means an alloy of 8 Metals ,i.e. Gold, Silver, Copper, Zinc, Lead, Tin, Iron and Mercury.The eight metals are mixed in almost equal proportions. As per Indian Astrology to reduce the adverse effect of various planets different jewels are being used, same way to reduce the adverse effect of various planets different metals are being used.
Ashtadhatu Kada or Ring can be worn to serve the purpose.