Laxmi Moonga- Truth or Gimmick.
A Triangular red coral is also referred to as the Laxmi Moonga (A Red coral) ruled by the Goddess of wealth. This particular nomenclature of “Laxmi Moonga” is primarily the invention of certain Astrologers and traders and in majority used in North India.
The Shape of Mars in the Navagraha Mandala is Triangular and certain astrologers believe that this shape gives more powers than other shapes of Red Coral. In commercial parlance, the triangular red coral is also called as a Tikona Moonga.