This gemstone gets its name from the greek word ‘Sappheiros’ meaning ‘Blue’.
Blue sapphire is one of the most beautiful gemstones and is placed in a quite privileged position in this category. This stone is also often referred to as the name 'Neelam' because of its beautiful blue color. It is mainly associated with the planet Saturn, which is the planet of Karma. If worn with proper specifications according to the individuals personality, this stone can do wonders for it's possessor.
It is extremely powerful and attractive at the same time. Is believed to protect one from harm and injuries and also inculcate a feeling of loyalty and trust among the wearer.
Because of these strong properties deep blue sapphires have not only been one of the most popular choice amongst the royals but also for the engagement rings.
Blue sapphire is a birthstone for all those born in September.
Its one of the hardest gemstones, making is durable & long lasting.