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How Much Weight (Ratti/Carat) should you wear?

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What is Ratti of Gemstone? Ratti is the unit for measuring the weight of Gemstone. Each Ratti equals to 180 mg. Ratti is widely used unit in India for measuring weight of astrological gemstones. How much Ratti of Gemstone should be worn? While choosing the Weight of Gemstone, one must take 4 major points into consideration. Body-Weight of the Wearer.…

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Gemstone Weight Calculations

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Worldwide the standard unit used for weighing diamonds and gemstones is metric carat. It takes its name from the carob seeds, these seeds have a fairly uniform size and were used by early gem traders as counterweights in their balance scales. The modern metric carat was adopted by the internationally in 1913 and today a carat weighs exactly the same in every…

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