Diamonds are the most popular and fashionable gemstone of all time; best used for the purpose of jewelry and gifts. Diamonds increase virility, heal all brain diseases; strengthens memory and concentration; are beneficial in stomach functioning; Diamonds give faith, purity, life, joy, innocence and repentance. It is believed the diamond loses its brilliance with the health of the wearer, regaining it only when the owner recovers. Diamond is an antidote to poison and is capable of detecting poison by exhibiting a moisture or perspiration on its surface.
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Diamond is the hardest natural substance; can be cut or polished only by another diamond and truly a gem stone. Diamonds are pure carbon; same as black opaque graphite .Diamonds are graded on the basis of color from blue-white to yellow. Grading is also based on purity, which ranges from perfectly clear, extremely pure stones to those with many impurities and flaws. Diamonds are first water type when very transparent and second or third water type when transparency reduces. The weight of Diamonds is mentioned in carats (1 carat = 200 milligrams) and in points (1 point = 0.01 carat). The hardness, radiance, and glitter of diamonds make them incomparable as gems.