There are lots of different kinds of Neelam / Blue Sapphire . Pitambari Neelam is a stone that contains in its natural form Blue and Yellow color both. The ratio of Blue and yellow can vary from stone to stone.
Neelam / Blue Sapphire is the stone of planet Saturn, “Shani”. As per Hindu Shastras, “Shani” is the son of “Surya”, Sun. “Shani” is said to be the magistrate among all the planets in the solar system as it influences the good or bad effects on a person.Neelam is a remedial gemstone for Saturn or Shani. Among all remedial gems Neelam is considered the most powerful gemstone. If it suits a person well it can take his/her career, wealth and fame to great heights.
A Pitambari Neelam – Pukhraj Gemstone is only for a person who has Saturn and Jupiter aligned in such a way in their birth chart / horoscope that they both effect that person badly.This stone is for when both planets conjunction. It is usually rare for both planets to behave badly together , that is why very few people are recommended to wear a pitambari neelam.
The Pitambari is usually a stone that has more that 60% yellow color in it. A stone that has more Blue in it is called a “Neelambari” stone. Yellow Pacifies Jupiter / “Brahaspati” or Guru and Blue pacifies Saturn / “Shani”. So according to every persons unique birth chart the percentage of color in a pitambari is also recommended.
A Pitambari neelam can help if you are suffering from any bad period in relation to money problem, lack of guidance, failure in business, promotion, feeling you are cursed or something is there which is unexplained. Also if you get nightmares, it means there is transit in horoscope where Guru and Shani are making a bad yog . This sapphire also gives the same magical effects as the Blue sapphire which is a really magical gem in the world but it has another benefit which is, it controls Jupiter’s malefic effects a and if Jupiter is beneficial but is not strong it will boost it and provide good beneficial effects from Jupiter. If in your horoscope Saturn and Guru situated in same house so you should wear this gem, because in that condition this gem gives higher achievements, money, growth and name fame everything within very a short time.