The gemstone that is transparent, of fine and good colour, soft in touch and gives luster and radiance, is considered a stone of good quality and auspicious gomedha. The gemstone having a light blackish hue, without radiance, rough, flat, full of layers and which looks like a yellow piece of glass, is a stone of average quality and is not considered auspicious. Wearing of an unblemished Gomedha (Hessonite) ensures the native safety and protection from deadliest of enemies. Gomedha (Hessonite) bestows health, wealth and prosperity to its owner. A blemished gemstone is harmful for the wearer. The red coloured Gomedha (Hessonite) is injurious to health and one having a mixture of mica is destroyer of wealth.