A Moonga stone or a red coral gemstone is one of the Navratans. Navratans, for a long time, have been considered as the most powerful nine gemstones in astrology. Each gemstone has its unique metaphysical properties along with a distinct ruling astrological planet. 

Moonga being a Navratan is one of the most demandable and valuable gemstones globally. According to Indian Vedic astrology, red coral is the gemstone associated with Mars, or we may say "Mangal Grah", a masculine planet, that radiates powerful, blazing fire. Mangal grah over troops, warriors, competitors, pilots, miners, builders, real estate brokers, and farmers.

To gain the blessings of Mars or Mangal Grah, people wear the Moonga gemstone. But if the stone is not suitable for the person to wear, the person may have to face the side effects of Moonga. 

So, who should be wearing Moonga and who shouldn't? we will discuss in this article. It is crucial to ensure before wearing the gem if the stone is suitable to wear as per the birth chart. Also, wearing the stone with proper ritual is equally important. The process will remove all the negative energies from the stone and will make the stone give its wearer maximum benefits. 

Who Should Wear Moonga?

Because of the stone’s association with the astrological planet Mars makes it a stone of power. Mars is a fierce planet and many people suffer from Mangal Mahadasha or the counteraffects or negative effects of Mars. People who want to eliminate these harmful energies of Mars from their lives should be wearing an original Moonga gemstone. 

 Mars or Mangal is the ruling planet of the Moonga stone, which means when a person wears this stone, they get the blessings of Mars. And so, this stone is considered the best to eliminate the Mangal Dosh from one’s Kundli or birth chart. 

If Mars is your prominent planet and it is in the 7th, 9th, or 10th house of your horoscope, the red coral is ideal for you. The Moonga stone will also be beneficial to you if you lack confidence and are easily frightened.

Additionally, it is said that wearing a red Moonga gemstone will help dispel any bad energy if one's amygdala isn't functioning correctly and is frequently overflowing with rage, mistrust, fear, and negativity. People who need their bodies to contain extra phosphorus, calcium, or antioxidants may also benefit from this stone.

Which Rashi Can Wear Lal Munga?

Red coral is generally unfavorable to all inhabitants. As a result, it is best to wear this gemstone after consulting with a skilled astrologer. If your ascendant is Aries, Cancer, Leo, Scorpio, Sagittarius, or Pisces, you can wear a Moonga gemstone. 

However, if your zodiac sign is Taurus, Gemini, Virgo, Libra, Capricorn, or Aquarius, you should avoid wearing the gem since it may have unfavorable planetary consequences on your daily life.

How to Wear Red Coral Stone?

You must opt for Real Moonga to ensure the maximum benefits for your life. Once you have purchased an original red coral, you should think about how to wear Moonga.

Many people wonder about the Vedic procedure of wearing a Moonga gemstone while some others are curious about the process of how to energize red coral. Let us talk about a couple of ways of wearing red coral to extract its maximum benefits:

When it comes to purchasing natural Moonga online, you have to check and verify the reputation of the retailer. Note that the red coral stone should be of outstanding quality to ensure the best benefits for your physical and mental health. Moreover, it is a must to consult an expert to check your suitability for red coral.

When it comes to how to wear red coral, you need to consider the best day to wear the stone as well. Tuesday is the best day to wear the Moonga stone.

How to Wear Red Coral Stone? The first step is to purify your gemstone because the gem might contain some negative energies of the people it have been gone through. Before it reaches you, the stone has been mined and treated which means it have passed through many hands. The purification of Moonga will remove all these negative energies it might have gotten in the process. 

To purify your Moonga stone, take a cloth or asana of red or crimson color. Now, sit on it. Note that your back should face to the east. Next, you need to energize or purify the stone by immersing it in Ganga Jal. This process removes all the harmful elements from the red coral stone and makes it powerful. Moreover, holy Ganga Jal helps to keep all the contaminants from the stone at bay.

Now to activate your Moonga stone, You have to immerse your red coral pendant or ring in a mixture of sugar, fresh cow milk, ghee, curd, and honey before chanting the Mantra of Moonga. 

It is time to take a piece of red fabric and place your red coral ring on it. Next, burn 5 incense sticks. Recite the mantra 'Om Ang Angarkay Namah' 108 times and wear the Moonga stone.

Red Coral (Moonga Stone)

Important Things to Keep in Mind While Wearing Moonga

  • The most appropriate day to wear a Moonga stone or the best Day & Time to Wear Red Coral is Tuesday between 05 AM to 09 AM during Shukla Paksha.
  • Get a bath, cleanse yourself, and wear clean clothes before performing the Pooja.
  • The most suitable metals to wear Moonga include silver, gold, or bronze.
  • One must wear a Moonga in such a way that the stone always keeps in touch with the stone. The most desirable form to wear a Moonga is in the form of a ring, pendant, or bracelet.
  • Women can wear a Moonga ring on the ring finger of either their right hand or left hand whereas men can only wear it on the right hand.
  • Note that it is necessary to wear a real Moonga by following the right process to ensure optimum results. The wearer needs to be dressed in orange and offer marigold flowers to the deity at home or in a temple.
  • Do not forget to place the stone near the holy feet of Lord Hanuman and seek His blessings to achieve your goals and succeed in your life.
  • Note that you should only take out your red coral ring before taking part in a funeral.