Cat's Eye Stone Facts
The Most interesting fact about Cat’s Eye Stone is its Name itself. The ‘Cat’s Eye’ is not the name of the stone but the name of the ‘effect’, observed in some variety of stones. Cat’s Eye is an Optical Phenomenon seen in Gemstones like Quartz, Chrysoberyl, Apatite, Moonstone, Tiger’s eye etc. Therefore, we have Quartz Cat’s Eye or Chrysoberyl Cat’s Eye or Apatite Cat’s Eye.
Cat's Eye Stone Properties
Cat’s Eye Effect is also called Chatoyancy. Under this effect, there is a single bright band of light across the polished surface of a gemstone. The band is formed at right angles to the dense parallel Inclusions. The stone has to be cut as Cabochon to have Cat’s Eye effect. The base of Cabochon cut stone is kept rough/unpolished, so there is no leakage of light. Any stone showing this optical phenomenon is called Cat’s Eye Stone.
Cat's Eye Stone Quality
Cat’s Eye stone is called ‘Lehsuniya’ in Hindi. It has great astrological significance in Vedic astrology. In Astrology, there are nine Planetary stones, also Called ‘Navratan’ or ‘Nauratan’. Cat’s Eye stone is one of the Navratan and it corresponds to shadow-planet ‘Ketu'
Cat's Eye Stone Price
For Astrological Purposes, Only Chrysoberyl Cat’s Eye and Quartz Cat’s Eye are preferred. Chrysoberyl Cat’s Eye is Rare and Precious Gemstone. So, Chrysoberyl Cat’s Eye stone is relatively more expensive than Quartz Cat’e Eye. So,Quartz Cat’s eye is preferred due to affordability & similar results. Quartz Cat's Eye is less expensive astrological substitute for Chrysoberyl Cat's Eye.
Cat's Eye Stone Benefits
Cats Eye is a powerful stone which gives protection against sudden Mishaps, Accidents, Thefts and Losses. It Safeguards against Enemies and Conspiracies. It helps in protecting your secrets. Cat’s eye stone also helps in enhancing Professional skills and igniting creativity. Cat’s Eye stone also helps in achieving higher level of Knowledge, Peace and Spirituality. The Desirable colors of Cat’s Eye are Honey, Golden Green and Greenish Green. Best Quality Cat’s Eye stones are mined from Sri-Lanka. Chrysoberyl Cat’s Eye, mined from Srilanka, is also called ‘Kanat Khet ka Lehsuniya’.
How to Buy Natural Cat's Eye Stone?
Firstly, be sure about the authenticity of the stone. Secondly, Used stones are also in circulation in Market. Ensure that you are not buying a Used-Gemstone. Thirdly, ensure the variety of Cat’s eye stone. Cat’s Eye can be Chrysoberyl, Quartz or any other Gemstone variety and accordingly the Price differs. Always buy Certified Cat’s Eye stone by reputed Gem Testing Laboratory. The Report should mention that the Stone is Natural and Un-treated. Report should also specify the variety of Stone (Chrysoberyl, Quartz or any other). Lab report should also check for any signs like surface abrasions, scratches or cracks that confirm that the stone is not used before.
How to Wear Cat's Eye Stone?
- Day for Wearing: Saturday
- Finger for Wearing: Middle
- Metal for Wearing: Silver
- Mantra for Cat’s Eye: Om Ketave Namah
Where to Buy Cat's Eye Gemstone?
SHUBH GEMS offers wide range of Lab-Certified, Natural and Pure Quartz and Chrysoberyl Cat’s Eye Stones, which are best for Astrological Benefits. Each stone is 100% Pure and directly imported from Mines in Sri-Lanka. We Design customized Rings, Pendants and Bracelets for Men and Women.
For more details or to Buy, visit us or Call at 8010-555-111 for any assistance.