|VS (high grade)
|Natural Blue Sapphire
|Ratnapura, Sri Lanka 🇱🇰
|Gem Quality (high commercial grade)
|Capricorn ♑, Aquarius ♒
|Middle Finger of right hand ✋
|CSL – Colored Stone Laboratory Certified ( Gemological Institute of America “GIA” Alumni Association Member )
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One of the amazing color in Corundum Family – Ceylon Blue Sapphire from Danu Group
Blue sapphire is one of the most popular color variety in Corundum family. This is a very popular gemstone for engagement rings Center stone. Sri Lanka can be called one of the main sources of blue sapphires in the world. Also, there are many areas in Sri Lanka where sapphires of the highest quality are found in abundance. Apart from that, many other gem varieties are also found and Sri Lanka can be called as a very popular source for gems. This is why it is called Ratnadeepa.
This sapphire was found in a gem mine in Ratnapura area and we were able to bring it to a final product. This blue sapphire has a very bright medium blue color and has very good transparency. In recent decades, the demand for sapphires has increased rapidly with the increased use of colored gemstones in jewellery. Due to the beauty and rarity of sapphires, it is also used in jewelry that shows wealth. Due to the very high hardness of sapphire, it is suitable for long-lasting jewelry that can be used on a daily basis.
Danu group is humbly pleased to be able to provide such precious gems to the customer directly from the source. Explore more with Danu Group Gemstones Collections!
Sapphire deposits are found in Eastern Australia, Thailand, Sri Lanka, China, Vietnam, Madagascar, Greenland, East Africa, and in North America in mostly in Montana. Madagascar, Sri Lanka, and Kashmir produce large quantities of fine quality Sapphires for the world market. Sapphires are mined from alluvial deposits or from primary underground workings.
Sapphires can be treated by several methods to enhance and improve their clarity and colour. A common method is done by heating the sapphires in furnaces to temperatures between 500 and 1,850 °C for several hours, or by heating in a nitrogen-deficient atmosphere oven for 1 week or more. Geuda is a form of the mineral corundum. Geuda is found primarily in Sri Lanka. It’s a semitransparent and milky appearance due to rutile inclusions. Geuda is used to improve its colour by heat treatment. Some geuda varieties turn to a blue colour after heat treatments and some turn to red after oxidizing. Also, Kowangu pushparaga turns to yellow sapphire after oxidizing.
Refractive index ω=1.768–1.772 nε =1.760–1.763
Solubility = Insoluble
Melting point = 2,030–2,050 °C
Birefringence = 0.008
Pleochroism = Strong
A variety of different inclusions can form within a natural sapphire. Each has different implications on the gemstone’s visibility and sparkle or light performance. Inclusions are a natural consequence of crystal growth and even the best stones are not expected to be totally inclusion-free. It can be seen inclusions in sapphires such as Needles, Mineral Crystals, Feathers, Fingerprints and etc. Basically, SI, VS, VVS, IF clarity grades are used in commercial grade stones. Opaque, included and lifeless sapphires are in a lower grade and have low value in the gemstone industry, and not used in fine jewelry.
We must remember that the most powerful of all is our mind power. The use of gemstones in the chemical, wave and vibration energy of the gemstones can only be of some help to the well being of man. It is like a fence on the stairs. The stair fence is not essential for climbing stairs. But having a stair fence will make it easier to climb the stairs. That is also the case with using a gemstone. Almost every gem has its own vibrational and waves energy. also, the chemical properties of the gemstones are very special. Gemstones are used to cure diseases and to stimulate and balance the energy fields of the human body by the chemical composition and other energies of the gemstones.
Healing Properties of Sapphire
Sapphire releases mental tension, depression, unwanted thoughts, and spiritual confusion. Sapphire is known as a “stone of Wisdom“. Sapphire restores balance within the body, aligning the physical, mental and spiritual planes, bringing serenity and peace of mind. Also, Since ancient time Sapphire gemstone is considered as a stone of royalty, wisdom, Divine favour, and nobility.
Spirituality: wisdom, concentration, balance, clear thoughts Emotions: nervous, anger, frustration, negativity, negative feelings, love, truth Mental: wealth, prosperity, good luck, calm the mind Physical: fever, inflammation, burns, nosebleed, blood clots, bleeding, thrombosis, blood vessels, veins
Sapphire is also the best stone for awakening chakras. Dark Blue or Indigo Sapphire stimulates the Third Eye chakra. Blue Sapphire stimulates the Throat Chakra. Green sapphire stimulates Heart Chakra. Ruby stimulates Base Chakra. White sapphire and purple sapphire stimulate Crown Chakra. Yellow sapphire stimulates Solar Plexus Chakra. Orange sapphire stimulates Navel Chakra.
Blue Sapphire stimulates mainly with the third eye chakra and the Throat Chakra, the voice of the body. Blue crystal energy will unblock and balance the Third-Eye Chakra and Throat Chakra. blue encourage the power of truth, while lighter shades carry the power of flexibility, relaxation, and balance. Blue Sapphire can free one of mental anxiety, helps make one detached, and protects against envy. Also, It can be worn for good luck and for protection against evil spirits. Since Saturn rules the nervous system, blue sapphires help with problems of the nerves-tension and neuroses-diseases caused by an afflicted Saturn. Blue Sapphire generates Saturn energies.