Hessonite or Gomed (Hindi) is a honey colored Calcium Aluminium Silicate having an important place in the Hindu scriptures. This stone is believed to be ruled by the Vedic planet ‘Rahu’. Hessonite gets its name from a Greek word ‘Hesson’ which stands for inferior’. It is named so because ‘Rahu’ or sometimes ‘Dragon-head’ in Western Astrology, is a malefic planet. The uniform cow urine colored Gomed neutralizes the evil effect of Vedic planet Rahu and protects the wearer from the negative vibes & energies.It calms the mind of the wearer and relieves him/her from depression, deep seated anxieties and mental problems.Gomed helps to boost concentration, focus and gives clear direction to help achieve goals. Therefore, it is quite beneficial for students and people who are working in the field of research.Hessonite provides professional progress and enhances one’s social & financial status.It helps improve the health of the wearer and cures ailments like epilepsy, allergies, infections of the eye & sinus, haemorrhoids and palpitation of the heart.It also helps in healing diseases like cancer, varicose veins, boils, leprosy, clumsiness, intestinal issues, fatigue, blood pressure and fatigueTo bring peace and happiness in the marital life, both husband and wife should wear a Hessonite stone to boost love, harmony and peace.The wearer of a Gomed is not affected by any kind of black magic, is always ahead of his/her enemies and always emerges victorious in times of a competition.People into computer jobs, politics, government services, lawyers and scientists are benefited with the magical powers of this stone. One can wear this gemstone in his/her middle finger as it represents the planet Saturn or Shani Dev and also Rahu portrays similar effects.