The Pukhraj or the Yellow Sapphire is a precious stone that is found in India. The name of this gemstone is derived from the Sanskrit word “Pukhraj” which means “bright red”.
The Yellow Sapphire is a gemstone that has a variety of colors and it ranges from yellow to greenish yellow, to brownish yellow, to orangey yellow, and even to pinkish yellow.
In India, the Pukhraj, or the Yellow Sapphire was believed to be an auspicious gemstone that would bring good luck and prosperity in life. It was also believed that wearing this gemstone would protect you from any kind of negative energy.