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Benefits of wearing Rudraksha: How to wear Rudraksha?

Benefits of wearing Rudraksha: How to wear Rudraksha?
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Benefits of wearing Rudraksha: How to wear to Rudraksha?

In this article, we put up the facts on varieties of Rudraksha and their unique power, benefit and energy channels.

Rudraksha is the most auspicious, sacred and powerful holy bead that possess great spiritual and medicinal values in Hindu society. Rudraksha beads are inseparable part of yoga and meditation and has the power to balance mind and emotions, relieve stress relief, protect against negative influences and generate positive energy. To put it simply, Rudraksha is a seed of consciousness.

Rudraksha is classified based on its faces (Mukhis). Up to 38 faces Rudraksha have been observed. But an ancient Hindu scripture called Katyayani Purana has mentioned up to 27 faces. Few years back, 27 faced Rudraksha was discovered in Nepal. Other ancient epics such as Shiv Purana, Shrimad Devi Bhagwat, and Padmpuran have described the benefits, importance and symbolic values of 1 to 14 faces Rudraksha. Other unique Rudraksha like Gauri Shankar (conjoined rudraksha), Ganesha (Ganapati), Trijuti (Trinity) also exists.

Among them, 5 Faces Rudraksha is very common. Extensive research and studies have been carried out for 1 to 14 faces rudraksha regarding their values and effects on humans.

Rudraksha varies in values, properties and effects depending on its composition and faces. Rudraksha should be worn on the basis of one’s horoscope to gain and maximize prosperity, peace, happiness, good health and good luck etc.

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Below is a brief description on 1 Mukhi Rudraksha to 21 Mukhi Rudraksha and its benefits.


1 Mukhi Rudraksha

1 faced rudraksha

1 faced Rudraksha also known as Ek Mukhi Rudraksha is the most auspicious and rare one. Believed to be embodiment of Shiva, it is the most expensive Rudraksha mostly found in two shapes, round and moon shaped. Only most fortunate and successful people can possess it. It is believed that once you have it, all your sins will be washed away.

Symbol of: Lord Shiva
Ruling Planet: Sun
Ruling God: Omkar
Day of wearing: Monday
Recommendation: This 1 Mukhi Rudraksha is suggested to those who are suffering from digestive, respiratory, urinary, heart, right eye defect, migraine and other mental diseases.


2 Mukhi Rudraksha

2 faced rudraksha

2 faced Rudraksha also known as Dui Mukhi Rudraksha is the combination of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati. In another word, it represents Lord Shiva and his consort Parvati. The one who wears it receive blessings from both Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati. Vaishanava Hindus consider two faced Rudraksha as the symbol of Lord Vishnu. Dui Mukhi Rudraksha fulfill all your desires and accords peace and harmony in relationship. It is also believed that wearing this can help pregnant ladies to have painless delivery. Further it can help cure insomnia and nightmare.

Symbol of: Ardha Nareeshwara (Half male and Half female)
Ruling Planet: Moon
Ruling God: Ardha Nareeshwar
Day of wearing: Monday | You can wear in other days as well as.
Recommendation: This 2 Mukhi Rudraksha is advised for those who have malefic effects of Moon such as diseases of Left eye and Kidney.


3 Mukhi Rudraksha

3 faced rudraksha

3 faced Rudraksha also known as Tin Mukhi Rudraksha is the combination of Brahma, Vishnu and Shiva. It also symbolizes the fire god Agnidev. Wearing it will free one from the bondage of past birth, karma related issues and attain moksha.

Symbol of: Agni (Fire)
Ruling Planet: Mars
Ruling God: Brahma(creator), Vishnu(preserver) and Shiva (Destroyer)
Day of wearing: Sunday
Recommendation: This 3 Mukhi Rudraksha is for those suffering from depression, panic, guilt, fear, weakness, anxiety and skin related issues. It also helps to gain confidence and control the level of energies in the human body.


4 Mukhi Rudraksha

4 faced rudraksha
4 faced Rudraksha also known as Char Mukhi Rudraksha is the symbol of Lord Brahma who is known as creator of this planet and life. It is best for student in academic field as it helps to increase memory, concentration and creativity. If you desire a melodious voice then this Rudraskha is a must.

Symbol of: Lord Brahma
Ruling Planet: Mercury
Ruling God: Lord Brahma (Prajapati, Hiranyagarbh, Brahnaspati or Vishwakarma)
Day of wearing: Monday | can wear it on other days as well.
Recommendation: This Rudraksha is goof for those who desperately need power of speech, wisdom and creativity. It also helps prevent from memory loss, epilepsy, paralysis, mental problem and stress related issues.


5 Mukhi Rudraksha

5 faced rudraksha

5 faced Rudraksha also known as Pancha Mukhi Rudraksha or 5 face Rudraksha is the most common Rudraksha and is best for everyone. It has five clefts on it symbolizing five elements namely fire, sky, air, water and earth. Commonly used during meditation to grow inner spirituality, those having problem of poverty, lack of harmony is suggested to wear it. It also helps to increase awareness, memory, word power, good speaking, intellectual personality and remove negative energy from your body such as anger, greed, lust, affection and ego.

Symbol of: Kalagnirudra
Ruling Planet: Jupiter
Ruling God: Rudra Kalagni
Day of wearing: Thursday
Recommendation: This 5 Mukhi Rudraksha is suggested for all kinds of illness but specially acidity, thyroid gland, flatulence, fistula, breast related issues, blood sugar, lack of confidence and blood pressure. It further heals digestive, respiratory, urinary, heart, right eye defect, migraine and other mental diseases.


6 Mukhi Rudraksha

6 faced rudraksha
6 faced Rudraksha also known as Sastha Mukhi Rudraksha has six clefts on it. This Rudraksha helps wearers to keep anger, jealousy, mental issues and emotional instability under control. It is also believed that it will help to create matrimonial harmony. Teachers, scientists, students, philosopher, speakers, property dealer, vehicle dealers are better suited to wear this. It is best to place it on right hand.

Symbol of: Kartikeya (Son of Shiva)
Ruling Planet: Venus
Ruling God: Kartikeya
Day of wearing: Monday
Recommendation: 6 Mukhi Rudraksha will bring merits to those who have problem of sexual organs, urinary, mouth, cancer, kidney, arthritis, eyes and nervous system.


7 Mukhi Rudraksha

7 faced rudraksha
7 faced Rudraksha (7 Mukhi Rudraksha) also known as Anangswaroopa has seven clefts on it. It represents the Goddess of wealth – Laxmi. Wearing this will provide one with name, fame, prosperity, wealth, greater success, happiness and abundance in their lives while removing bad luck, miseries and misfortune.

Symbol of: Goddess of Wealth- Mahalaxmi
Ruling Planet: Venus
Ruling God: Laxmi
Day of wearing: Friday
Recommendation: This 7 Mukhi Rudraksha solves problems of digestive system, bad debts, hyper acidity, sex related issues.


8 Mukhi Rudraksha

8 faced rudraksha

8 faced Rudraksha has 8 clefts, symbolizing eight types of siddhis (spiritual power) and eight directions. 8 face Rudraksha is associated with Lord Ganesha revered as the remover of obstacles. Wearing this sharpens one’s mind and improves analytical thinking. It also builds up confidence and offers social skills.

Symbol of: Ganesha
Ruling Planet: Rahu (Dragon Head)
Ruling God: Ganesha
Day of wearing: Wednesday
Mantra: Om Hoom Namah
Recommendation: This 8 Mukhi Rudraksha suggested for those who have problems related to gall bladder, nervous system, prostate gland, respiratory system and orthopedic.


9 Mukhi Rudraksha

9 faced rudraksha

9 faced Rudraksha carries nine clefts and is ruled by Goddess Durga. It is blessed with power of nine Goddesses namely Nava Durga, Bramhacharini, Shailputri, Kush Manda, Chandraghanta, Skandmata, Kaal Ratri, Katyayani, Siddhidhatri and Mahagauri. This Rudraksha protects against evil spirits, endows fearless quality and bring positivity.

Symbol of: Goddess Durga
Ruling Planet: Rahu (shadow of Saturn)
Ruling God: Durga
Day of wearing: Saturday morning before 12 noon.
Mantra: Om Hreem Hoom Namah
Recommendation: Best for those who have problem of headache, lung and eye related issues, skin diseases and psychiatric issues such as fear, phobia and worries etc..


10 Mukhi Rudraksha

10 faced rudraksha

10 faced (Mukhi) Rudraksha is ruled by Lord Vishnu, representing ten incarnations of Lord Vishnu. One who wears it possess the energy all planetary actions thus ensuring success. You can also ward off negative impacts such as black magic, untimely death, accident and evil eye.

Symbol of: Lord Krishna
Ruling Planet: All
Ruling God: Laxminarayan
Day of wearing: Monday
Mantra: Om Hreem Namah Namah
Recommendation: Best for those who have hypertension insomnia, restlessness, back pain and respiratory diseases such as chronic cough and asthma.


11 Mukhi Rudraksha

11 faced rudraksha

11 faced Rudraksha symbolizes 11th incarnation of Lord Shiva called Hanuman. This Rudraksha is blessed by Lord Indra. Whoever wears this Rudraksha will acquire high level of awareness, courage, fortune and good life, divine, consciousness, wisdom, right judgement, fearlessness, and control over senses.

Symbol of: Lord Hanuman
Ruling Planet: All
Ruling God: 11 Rudra
Day of wearing: Sunday/Monday
Mantra: Om Hreem Hoom Namah
Recommendation: Best for those who have Acidity, stomach disorders, diabetes and blood pressure, liver and breast diseases and respiratory system issue etc.


12 Mukhi Rudraksha

12 faced rudraksha

12 faced Rudraksha or Dwadash Aditya is a manifestation of sun god. The possession of this Rudraksha removes lethargic attitude, sins while increasing radiance and positive attitude toward life. One is sure to be well ahead in one’s career, especially in administration, business and political field, gaining quickly name, fame, wealth and power.

Symbol of: Sun
Ruling Planet: Sun
Ruling God: Lord Indra
Day of wearing: Sunday morning
Mantra: Om Kraum Ksaum Raum Namah
Recommendation: Best for those who have digestive system, pancreas, liver, mental disorder, bone diseases, blood pressure, etc.


13 Mukhi Rudraksha

13 faced rudraksha

13 faced Rudraksha represent Lord Kamadeva, who is known as God of attraction and desires. The wearer of this powerful Rudraksha is blessed with attractive personality, magnetism, charm, fame, attraction and fulfillment of desire. You will be rewarded with immense wealth, social position and unlimited success.

Symbol of: Sun
Ruling Planet: Venus and moon
Ruling God: Kamadeva
Day of wearing: Sunday morning
Mantra: Om Hreem Namah
Recommendation: Best for those who have problem of sexual diseases, low sperm count or infertility, low libido, urinary and reproductive organs, back pain and kidney related issues.


14 Mukhi Rudraksha

14 faced rudraksha

14 faced Rudraksha is also called Deva Mani (the most precious divine gem). This 14 Mukhi Rudraksha represents the Third Eye of Lord Shiva and is believed to activate Ajna Chakra that gives prophetic power. Rudraksha protects wearer from all kinds of Negative energies, devils, difficulties and Mangal Dosh. Because of the power of making right judgement, the wearer will have bright and beautiful future.

Symbol of: Third Eye of Lord Shiva
Ruling Planet: Mars & Saturn (Shani)
Ruling God: Hanuman
Day of wearing: Tuesday morning
Mantra: AUM NAMAH SHIVAYE
Recommendation: Best for those who have problem of bones & muscles healing, stress, depression & ulcers etc.


15 Mukhi Rudraksha

15 faced rudraksha

15 faced Rudraksha represents Lord Pashupatinath an incarnation of Lord Shiva. This powerful bead helps one detached from the instinctual bondages of soul, releasing from grief, negligence, depression, loneliness, and emotional depression. The 15 faces Rudraksha can heal Anathata chakra, also known as Heart Chakra or fourth Chakra, which is located at the center of the chest. Heart chakra is core for human experiences of devotion, love, compassion, generosity, devotion, hate, envy, mistrust and anger.

Symbol of: Lord Pasupathi (Incarnation of Lord Shiva)
Ruling Planet: Mercury
Ruling God: Pashupatinath
Day of wearing: Wednesday morning
Mantra: Om Hreem Namah
Recommendation: Best for those who have problem of heart diseases, Asthma, respiratory illness and physiological illness.


16 Mukhi Rudraksha

16 faced rudraksha

16 faced Rudraksha is a rare Rudraksha that represent Lord Mahamrityunjaya. Anyone possessing this will be fearless and without troubles and misfortunes. One will be blessed with good health, wealth, long life, peace and prosperity.

Symbol of: Lord Shiva and Lord Ram
Ruling Planet: Moon
Ruling God: Mahamrityunjaya Shiva
Day of wearing: Monday morning
Mantra: Om Hreem Hoom Namah
Recommendation: Best for those who have problem of Uterus, thyroid, pancreas, Kidney, ulcer, intestine, back pain, lung related issues such as tuberculosis and leprosy.


17 Mukhi Rudraksha

17 faced rudraksha

17 faced Rudraksha is an embodiment of Lord Viswakarma (the architect of the world) and Maa Katayani Devi. Wearer of this Rudraksha receives blessing from Lord Viswakarma and Durga and is poised to have profitable business venture in Jewellery, property, vehicles etc. One also can overcome emotional feeling such as losses, sadness and fears.

Symbol of: Maa Katyayani
Ruling Planet: Saturn
Ruling God: Lord Vishwakarma
Day of wearing: Saturday
Mantra: Om Hreem Hoom Hoom Namah
Recommendation: Best for those who have ear, nose, throat, stomach ache, headache, skin sinus related problem.


18 Mukhi Rudraksha

18 faced rudraksha

18 face (Mukhi)Rudraksha is blessed by Bhumi Devi, wife of Lord Vishnu. This Rudraksha offers good health, wisdom, intelligence and prosperity. Those who work in areas related with land such as property dealer, builders, architects, contractors, farmers etc. Will get maximum benefit in possessing it.

Symbol of: Mother Earth
Ruling Planet: Earth
Ruling God: Bhumi Devi
Day of wearing: Tuesday morning
Mantra: Om Hreem Shreem Vasudhaye Swaha
Recommendation: Best for those facing problems of piles, fatigue, joint pain, musculature system and safe pregnancy.


19 Mukhi Rudraksha

19 faced rudraksha

19 faced Rudraksha is ruled by Lord Narayana who is considered supreme Godhead. A person who wears this Rudraksha will have good health, immense wealth, success and prosperity. One embraces unconditional love, affection and kindness while releasing from loneliness, depression and grief.

Symbol of: Lord Vishnu
Ruling Planet: Mercury
Ruling God: Narayana
Day of wearing: Wednesday morning
Mantra: Om Vam Vishnave Shreershayane Swaha
Recommendation: Best for those with ailments related with heart failure, high blood pressure, Asthma, allergies.


20 Mukhi Rudraksha

20 faced rudraksha

20 face (Mukhi) Rudraksha is manifestation of Lord Brahma, the creator of the Universe. Those involved in the field of arts, creation, music, science and innovation will be successful upon wearing this.

Symbol of: Brahma (Creator of the Earth)
Ruling Planet: All planet
Ruling God: Lord Brahma
Day of wearing: Monday morning
Mantra: Rudrarupaye Kalpante Namastubhyam Trimurtaye
Recommendation: Best for those suffering from paralysis, Autism, knee pain and rheumatism.


21 Mukhi Rudraksha

21 faced rudraksha

21 faced Rudraksha represents Lord Kubera, who is known as Lord of the wealth. This Rudraksha will bless you with wealth and prosperity, fulfillment of desire and good luck. Lord Kubera is also referred as ‘Guardian of travelers’ hence this Rudraksha ensures protection for travellers.

Symbol of: Kubera (The Lord of Wealth)
Ruling Planet: Earth
Ruling God: Kubera
Day of wearing: Monday
Mantra: Om Yakshaya Kuberaya Vaishravanaya, Dhan Dhanyadhipataye, Dhan Dhanya Srimdhim mein Dapya Dapya Swaha
Recommendation: Best for those undergoing general health issues especially reproductive.

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