Pearl - (Moti/मोती)

Pearl, known as Moti/मोती in Hindi, is the birthstone of Cancer sun sign and is ruled by the moon. Pearl is an iridescent organic gemstone and mainly compromises aragonite.

Pearl - (Moti/मोती)

Can I wear Pearl ? 

Pearl (Moti) is the June birthstone and is related to cancer sun sign. You can consult a recognized astrologer before you wear a Pearl. Natural Pearl is a harmless gemstone and all can wear it without any consultation.

“Who comes with summer to the earth, and owes to June her hour of birth,

A Pearl should wear against her skin, who’s Innocence many a heart shall win.”


Procedure/Ritual to Wear Pearl/Moti ?

Day-Time :- Pearl ring should only be worn on the little finger of right hand or a pendant and it should be done on Monday morning between 6:15 to 7:00 or 10:15 PM to 11:15 PM.

Metal :- First and only choice for wearing Pearl should be silver/white gold/yellow gold(in some cases) can also be considered for making Pearl ring, pendant or bracelet.

Weight :- Ideally, minimum weight of Pearl which should be worn is calculated according to your body weight. (15 – 18 kgs of body weight denotes 1 carat)

                 Some natural Pearls are weighed in the measurement unit CHAW. 11 Chaw to 15 Chaw is average weight to wear.

How to Wear :- You must activate it before wearing. There are two Rituals to activate :

(1.) DAYTIME Activation     : After cleansing yourself wear white colored clothes and place yourself comfortably on white asan(mat) facing East. Dip your Pearl(product) into raw milk, light 5 incense sticks in the name of Chanda Deva, close your eyes and pray to Chandra Deva for receiving blessings from the gemstone. Take the ring out of the milk and circle it over the incense sticks 11 times chanting “Om Som Somaya Namah” (ॐ सोम सोमाय नमः) and clean it with water and wear it.   

(2.) NIGHTTIME Activation : After cleansing yourself wear white colored clothes and place yourself comfortably on white asan(mat) facing East under the moonlight. Dip your Pearl(product) into raw milk, light 5 incense sticks in the name of Chanda Deva, close your eyes and pray to Chandra Deva for receiving blessings from the gemstone. Take the ring out of the milk and circle it over the incense sticks 11 times chanting “Om Shram Shreem Shroum Sah Chandramase Namah” (ॐ श्रम श्रीम श्रौम सह चन्द्रमसे नमः) and clean it with water and wear it.   

NOTE: It is preferred to activate the Pearl gem in moonlight because it provides direct energy of the moon which enhances its effectiveness and powers.

Relax, if you cannot do the Pran pratishtha procedure of the gemstone by yourself, we at MyRatna will do it for you according to the genuine Vedic Scriptures at no cost.

To revitalize the gemstone dip it in salty water for 1 hour in every three months and again wear according to the above mentioned time.

Pearl/Moti Benefits:-

  • Reduces anger
  • Increasing Memory and Brain Power
  • Inspires Love & Faith between the two Partners
  • Useful for Strong Bones & Peace of Mind
  • Improves Ladies Beauty & Facial Luster
  • Beneficial for Husband & Wife Relationship

What will I gain by wearing pearl? 

As Pearl (Moti) gemstone is symbolic to the moon (Chandra), it has the heavenly power warding off all sort of hindrance in one's life. Pearl is also known to increase affluence, emotions, fame and fortune, memory and success, leading to stress free life. Medically, Pearl heels any kind of sexual disorders, giving the wearer a happy and peaceful married life. Pearl is also known to calm down the anger of the wearer, making him control his temper.

Benefits of Pearl/Moti Gemstone:-

Moon (Chandra), known for its calmness and coolness, is the ruling planet of Pearl and moon plays a central role in the solar system influencing emotions, Fame, Fortune, happiness, memory, and success. Medically, Pearl’s shine and softness increases memory, cause heart disorders Eye diseases, uterine disorders hysteria, sexual disorders. Pearl increases mind stability and self-confidence. Pearl also helps in curing diseases related to the body fluid such as blood pressure and bladder irregularities. Anyone suffering from high temper, depression, tense mind Insomnia are advised to wear an activated Pearl.

Pearl stone is also known to reduce eye problems, throat diseases, dysentery and stomach related elements. When worn by women, Pearl increases the beauty and facial luster. Pearl neutralizes the negative planetary influence on individuals, increasing memory and brain power. Pearl is also known for its power of increasing sexual potency which helps in developing a strong relationship between husband and wife, giving both a happy and comfortable life.

Price of Pearl Gemstone(Moti) (per carat / per ratti)

  • Pearl Gemstone price per carat depends upon Weight (Chaw/carats/ratti), Treatments, Coloring and Quality as well as origin.
  • Natural Pearls are weighed in Chaw 
  • Natural Pearl price in India is between rupees 1500 per Chaw to rupees 5000 per Chaw and above.
  • Cultured Pearl prices in India is between rupees 500 per carat to rupees 3000 per carat and above.
  • For Astrological benefits, the quality is dependent mainly upon the concentric layers of Calcium Carbonate(Nacre), the more the layers the better. 
  • While it is absolutely normal and acceptable, as per the current industry standards, to have some minor surface markings present on a Pearl. 
  • Pearl Gemstone prices per carat can be converted into Pearl (Moti) stone price per Ratti by multiplying it by 0.9 (so, Rs 1000/ct = Rs 900/ratti).

NOTE : Prices may vary according to the scope of availability of the Pearl in nature and market as well as Government Policies.



Pearl Gemstone Quality :-

Mainly the following parameters are considered while deciding quality of astrological Pearl:

Luster :- Hard, Glistening Luster also known as Pearly Luster. High quality Pearls exhibit High luster.

According to the latest technological advancement the Science of Symmetry is followed by MyRatna while selecting the Pearls to harness all the natural benefits of the Pearl.

Color :- Pearl comes in range of colors but astrologically Cream, White and Golden Pearls are considered the most powerful and effective and other colors include green, blue, brown, pink, yellow and black.

Shape :- Pearls are opaque. The shapes include : the classic round, button, symmetric, drop and baroque.

NOTE : The exclusive property of identification of a high quality Pearl is that when you look at the Pearl you will see your reflection clearly with depth.

The Pearl Gemstone(Moti) Is found in ocean beds inside oysters in which they are formed and grows. The finest quality of natural pearls is adorable and valued as gemstones which is used in jewelry and astrological purpose.The pearls have a unique luster and are available in colors such as cream, golden, white, pink, blue, yellow, green, brown, purple and black , and shapes such as round, button, drop and baroque.

Pearl Product Properties :-

Chemical composition :- CaCO3 & H2O(82-86% Calcium Carbonate, 10-14% Conchiolin and 2-4% water) 

Cause of Color :-Porphyrines, metalloporphyrines

Crystal Habit :- None

Hardness :- 3.5-4

Specific Gravity :- 2.65-2.85

Refractive Index :- 1.530-1.685

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Which Pearl Should I Buy?

Pearl gemstone, found in Ocean beds, is a smooth shining flawless round stone having attractiveness with soft glamour making it beautiful. Pearl weighing 5 to 10 carats, south sea Pearl, can be worn, but it should be done only after astrological consultation.

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