Vyomashma has a green colour. It’s Pishti is widely used. According to Bouddha religion, it is considered as Prasada of Lord Buddha. It is usually worn for a good relationship between couples. Specific gravity is 3.54 and hardness 7.
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Synonyms of Vyomashm
Vyomashma, Yashabshila, Harinmani, Haritashma, Sange yashab, Houladil.
Availability of Vyomashma
Jarkhand, Ladakh, Kashmir, Tibet, New Zealand, Turkey, Siberia and China.
Types of Vyomashm
It is of two types.
- Jadite – Sodium aluminium silicate
- Nephrite- Magnesium Calcium Silicate with small quantities of Iron.
Having greenish white mixed color, hard, which does not break easily.
- Heating and dipped in Arjuna kwatha for 21 times.
- Heating and dipped in rose water / Arka gajba for 21 times.
Fine powder is given Bhavana with Arka gulab to get its pishti.
1-4 Ratti (125 mg to 500 mg) in divided doses per day