- Ruby is considered to be the most powerful gem in the universe, and is associated with many starlike signs. To own a ruby is said to have comfort and peace.
Carved rubies were quite popular for attracting wealth and exploring magical energies.
Ruby was considered to be one of the most important gifts to respect Buddha and Krishna.
- Placed under a pillow the ruby may guard you from bad dreams.
Ruby rings should be worn on the left hand so as to acquire the life force and have protection. Given as a gift, the ruby is a symbol of friendship and love. The ruby is also the symbol of spirit and royalty.
- Ruby is used in all forms of jewelry, including bracelets, necklaces, rings, and earrings.
- It is used both as centerpiece gemstone in pendants and rings, as well as a secondary stone to complement other gemstones such as Diamonds. Star Ruby is polished as cabochons, and, if clear, can be extremely valuable.