What are Rudraksha Beads? Rudraksha FAQ

Rudraksha is combination of two words, ‘RUDRA’ and ‘AKSHA". Rudra is the name of Lord Shiva and Aksha means ‘tear’. It is written in Shiv Purana (Holy book of Hindu Religion) that the Rudraksha plant is originated from the tear drops of Lord Shiva. He had been meditating for many years for the welfare of all creatures. On opening the eyes, hot drops of tears rolled down and the mother earth gave birth to Rudraksha trees.

As per the vedic scriptures Rudraksha can nullify the effects of malefic planets to a great extent. Rudraksha is a seed of a fruit from trees grown in India, Nepal, Indonesia and Malaysia. The tree is as big as banyan tree. It takes 15 to 18 years to take full shape.

Rudraksha come in different Mukhis or the clefts on the surface. Shastras speak of 1 to 38 mukhis but normally 1 to 14 mukhis are used for astrological benefits. Each bead has a different effect on you, depending on the number of mukhis it has. Each Rudraksha is very individualistic and has to be carefully matched with one’s horoscope for it to be beneficial.

Tantra Yantra Mantra has a very important place for Rudraksha. Vedas have given special weightage to Rudraksha, as it is believed that Rudraksha has originated from the tears of lord Shiva. Rudraksha have tremendous energy and power. Rudraksha is best known for its biomedical properties and in controlling stress, hypertension and blood pressure.

The Rudraksha are worn for their specific benefits. These are much more powerful and can help achieve wonders, if energized and empowered the right way. Rudraksha of different mukhis pleases the corresponding planets. It may be sufficient to go in for only for those mukhis whose ruling planets, cause malefic effects.

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