In Vedic astrology, ruby is associated with the planet Sun, which governs aspects such as vitality, power, and leadership. Wearing a ruby can help one tap into these energies and improve one's confidence, strength, and ability to achieve success.
Ruby brings good luck, wealth, and respect. It is considered a powerful stone for those in leadership positions, or for those seeking to advance their careers. it is also beneficial for those who are going through a difficult phase in their Sun cycle.
Other benefits associated with ruby include: