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Moonga or Red Coral Gemstone is the mirror image of planet Mars. It is red and sindoori in color.  Mars is the lord of war. Mars is the captain of all the nine planets revolving in the universe. It is generally proposed to the natives of Aries and Scorpio ascendants. Red Coral also exists in the color of aggression i.e Red and could be seen in scarlet, saffron, pink to vermilion red and white. Red Coral is an auspicious gem. Red Coral gives out lovely splendorous. If it have spots, cracked and have more than one shade of color or if surface is twisted, then it is flawed gem.

Moonga, Mars

The name is derived from the Latin word ‘Corallium’ which is also known as “OX – BLOOD”. Coral is also available in red, pink, white and brown, black, blue and in golden color. According to Hindu Mythology, Mars is the nearest planet to the earth. It leads the person towards success and dominance. It removes all the hardles and impacts the person to be strong willed and confident. It is advisable to soldiers, policeman, electricians, surgeons and the workers of ordinance factory to adopt Red Coral. It helps in enhancing the self-confidence, administrative capability and the power of utilizing the rights in social and political spheres.

Mars is the fourth planet in the solar system which radiates and intense and fiery energy. It rules the color red, the metal element, vegetation, and the basic energy of life. It is considered to be a malefic planet from the astrological point of view. The position of Mar’s determines the relations among brothers, courage and strength, vitality and sexual drive.


Red Coral can be studded in Earrings, Rings, Necklaces and Pendants. If one wants astrological effects, then it is advisable to be worn in the form of Ring or Pendant. Red Coral is a precious gemstone. It also comes in lighter color. If it is studed in the  gold, it will cure many diseases like tropicla fevers, chicken pox, jaundice, fistula, impotency and ailments pertaining to blood, particularly impure blood.