Diamond - Stone of the Rich and Wealthy

Famous Diamonds Pictures

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CullinanExcelsiorFlorentineGreat Mogul Hope JubileeOrlov Regent Sancy Shah Star of the South
Cullinan
Cullinan
Excelsior
Excelsior
Florentine
Florentine
Great Mogul
Great Mogul
Hope
Hope
Jubilee
Jubilee
Orlov
Orlov
Regent
Regent
Sancy
Sancy
Shah
Shah
Star of the South
Star of the South

Celebrity Diamond Engagement rings

Beyonce's engagement ring from Jay Z aka Shawn Carter
Beyonce's engagement ring from Jay Z aka Shawn Carter
Elizabeth Hurley's engagement ring from ex-Husband Arun Nayar
Elizabeth Hurley's engagement ring from ex-Husband Arun Nayar
Katie Homes's engagement ring from Tom Cruise
Katie Homes's engagement ring from Tom Cruise
Victoria's Engagement ring from David  Beckham
Victoria's Engagement ring from David Beckham
Kim Kardashian Engagement Ring
Kim Kardashian Engagement Ring
Reese Witherspoon's engagement ring from Jim Toth
Reese Witherspoon's engagement ring from Jim Toth

Famous Diamonds of the World

From times immemorial Diamond Jewellery has been used as an expression of beauty, love and wealth. It is the favorite gemstone which adorns the engagement rings of the wealthy. This gemstone is also known as heera and associated with the Planet Venus which is representation of love, marriage, beauty and comforts. This stone is also said to be a girls best friend. What is it which makes this gemstone special? It's a puzzle to me and i am trying to find the answers myself.

Diamond is one of the navaratnas and wearing it is said to attract name, fame, beauty, grace, elegance, longevity, passion and creativity of the individual. This gemstone is also said to enhance sexual power and cure sexual and skin disorders, diseases of the Kidney, bronchitis, pneumonia, eye disorders, diabetics etc. Astrologically, if the planet Venus is well placed in the Horoscope Diamond benefits and gives positive results to the wearer of the gemstone faster than any other stone. Jewelry made of this gem very popular as wedding and engagement jewelry. Black Diamond Jewelry has become a popular fashion trend of today with more and more celebrities wearing and promoting it. Given below are pictures of the Famous Diamonds of the World.

Diamond - An Expression of Love, Beauty and Wealth

Diamond as an Expression of Undying Love

Diamond is a very strong stone and I guess that may be the reason it is considered indicative of stability and longevity in love and marriage. Despite of being a very costly and valuable stone, this stone does not fail to attract grooms who want to give bigger stones to their brides as an expression of love and devotion to them. Maybe this is the quality which makes the Ring made of this stone the most preferred Engagement Ring. It is also the wedding anniversary gemstone for the 30th and 60th year of marriage.

Diamond as an Expression of Beauty

Diamond comes in several colors like white, blue, red and black. However, white and black are the most popular and preferred colors. These gemstones are used to make beautiful jewelry which enhances the beauty of the wearer. Well, is there anyone who is not fascinated by such beautiful jewelry?

Diamond as an Expression of Wealth

Possessing Diamond gemstone or jewelry is considered as a symbol of wealth. This is a very costly gemstone and more the caret or size the more the cost. It is used as a show off as to how much wealthy a person is or as a status symbol because of its value.

Diamond was not a stone anybody could afford because of its price till a few years ago. But now Diamond Jewelry is available at reasonable prices to suit any budget. Now you do not need to be filthy rich and wealthy to own this gemstone.

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Jaya Sanghita 3 years ago from Kolkata

Wow! Amazing insight!


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Anamika S 5 years ago from Mumbai - Maharashtra, India Author

The answer is already in the comment section and on another Hub written by me on Diamonds the link to which you would find in this Hub. But before deciding to wear Diamond as a planetary remedy consult a good astrologer.


shailesh 5 years ago

hiiiii thanx a lot for so much in depth info abt gems.i need to know when and in which finger shld i wear a diamond


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Anamika S 5 years ago from Mumbai - Maharashtra, India Author

@pradeep If wearing as a Planetary Remedy wear the ring set in gold or silver on a Friday on the anamika finger.


pradeep 5 years ago

on which finger it should be worn?

thank you,

pradeep


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Clara Ghomes 7 years ago

Nice hub! Thanks for sharing :)


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Anamika S 8 years ago from Mumbai - Maharashtra, India Author

Well, I too had thought of that. How can be two things made of the same component be so different? Anyway, thanks for your Comments!


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guidebaba 8 years ago from India

Both COAL and DIAMOND are made of CARBON but there is VAST Difference in the appearance of both. A Diamond is a Diamond. Thumbs Up For you.

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