Red Coral (Moonga)
May 12, 2019
Red Coral is a precious, bright red organic gemstone formed in the deep sea by marine creatures called coral polyps (Corallium rubrum). It is a popular astrological gemstone worn to treat Mangal dosha and ensure success in leadership roles, sports, business and health.
Who should wear Moonga stone?
Associated with Mars, a ferocious planet ruling courage, determination and physical strength, red coral (meaning Moonga in Hindi) is worn to strengthen weakly placed Mars in native’s horoscope or to benefit from its favorable position.
Astrologers recommend Munga ratan for Mesh (Aries) and Vrischik (Scorpio) Rashi.
Western astrology prescribes red coral birthstone for Aries.
Moonga gemstone can also be worn by the ascendants of Sagittarius, Pisces, Cancer & Leo.
Red Coral Benefits
Of all the types of coral, red coral is far more popular because of its astrological relevance and is known by several names including, ‘Marjaan’, ‘Sinduja’, ‘Maheya’, ‘Vidrum’, ‘Praval ratna’, ‘Musaragalva’, ‘Latamani’, ‘Mangalmani’ etc. Wearing this gemstone can help the wearer emerge out of difficult phase of Mangal dosha, more smoothly and maturely.
Success in Team Management, Administrative, Leadership Roles– Associated with aggressive planet Mars, red coral stone benefits the wearer by refining his team improvisation skills. Known to inculcate determination, initiative and focus, it is highly recommended for people working in Army, Police, Sports or other professions where great deal of physical and mental stamina is required.
Profitable Real Estate Business – In vedic astrology, Mars is recognized as the ‘Bhoomi Karaka’ ruling land and property. Thus, Munga stone benefits people working in industries like real estate, interior decoration, mining, oil exploration and physical asset management industries.
Better Digestive Health & Immunity – Health benefits of red coral surpass almost every other gemstone because of its ability to restore digestive, circulatory and psychological health. It is also worn to boost immunity and mental concentration of the wearer.