The Ruby gemstone draws inspiration from the Sun. The Sun holds a pivotal position in our culture and traditions. A nurturer, a vital energy provider, the Sun is the soul of our universe. The Ruby gemstone imbibes most of these qualities from the Sun, making it strong and much-revered gemstone by all. We have seen many celebrities wearing rubies. Some wear it as vanity while some wear it for astrological reasons. Listed below are some astrological benefits of wearing this stone: The ruby stone, like the Sun holds natural leadership qualities, thus the wearer of this stone is bound to get great support and admiration from positions of authority, the government and administration services. The wearer of ruby gemstone can overcome timidity easily. So people who find it difficult to get themselves heard or who find themselves in frustrating situations because nobody values their opinion should wear this stone. The Sun is a natural Atma karaka, thus wearing this stone boosts your confidence and opinion towards yourself. A mark of royalty, authority, and luxury, the stone helps the wearer to achieve an imperial status and helps in living a luxurious lifestyle.