Moonga, also known as Red Coral in English is a reddish colored gemstone which is found deep under the sea near the coral reefs by skeletons of Polyps who form together a colony. Red Coral is mainly found between the depth of 20 ft and 1200 ft while some of the best quality Red Corals are usually found around the depth of 160 ft underneath the sea.
Red Corals found near the shallow waters are generally darker while the Red Corals found deeper in the sea are much lighter in colour. The oldest pieces of Red Coral can be found dating up to 25000 years and these are showcased in the museums. Apart from the red colour, Corals are in many other colours as well as Black, Pink and sometimes even Golden but only the Red Coral holds astrological significance as per astrology, it is ruled by the planet Mars. Red Coral possesses the qualities of its ruling planet Mars which represents male energy and which is also considered as the commander of the army.
Mars is a fiery red planet and it resembles manhood, brothers, courage, strength, sports, warfare, willpower, anger and passion. People who have mars strong hols in their birth chart are well suited for professions like armed forces, property dealing, sports and other professions that require a lot of energy, strength, and courage.
Individuals who are suffering from Mangal Dosh who witness sudden outbursts of anger or feeling of sudden rush in the blood representing the imbalance of Mars Energy should also wear Red Coral.
It is usually set in a ring made out of Gold and Copper mixture it is usually worn in the ring finger. Red Coral can be worn on the morning of Tuesday of any Shukla Paksha. But wearing it Please consult an expert gemologist & astrologer for the wearing procedure and the quality of the Red Coral. As it may lead to a lot of unwanted troubles if worn incorrectly. Please don't wear it along with Blue Sapphire & Emerald.
Benefits of the Red Coral:
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