Rudraksha is consisted of two words: rudra and aksha. The meaning of rudra is one who weeps while aksha comprises A (अ) means to receive and ksha (क्ष) means to give. In nut shell, we can say that the meaning of the sacred seed is the one that gives us health, happiness and help in eradication of evils. It is grown in the Himalayan regions like Nepal, Indonesia, Java, Sumatra and Myanmar. About 70 percent of the trees are found in Indonesia, 25% are found in Nepal and 5% are found in India.
Rudraksha Mukhi types:
One Mukhi Rudraksha: It is known for super consciousness, enhances concentration and mental power. It is good for headache, heart and right eye.
Two Mukhi seed: It conferred the wearer with unity. It is good for left eye, brain, kidney and intestine.
Three Mukhi bead: It means fire God. This Rudraksha is the signs of purityand helps to overcome inferior complexes, fear and depression.
Four Mukhi Rudraksha: This bead denotes creativity. That’s why it is good for students, teacher, researchers, scientists, etc. It helps to increase memory power and intelligence.
Five Mukhi kernel: It is the symbol of auspiciousness, peace and health.
Six Mukhi bead: It is for learning, wisdom and knowledge.
Seven Mukhi Rudraksha: It confers good health.
Eight Mukhi seed: This seed is the symbol of success.
Nine Mukhi bead: It is blessed with energy and fearlessness.
Ten Mukhi Rudraksha: It acts like as shield for negative energy.
Eleven Mukhi bead: It is blessed with wisdom, success and protects one from accidents.
Twelve Mukhi bead: It is known for administrative capacity and good for strength and radiance. It is for executives and administrators.
Thirteen Mukhi Rudraksha: It is blessed with comforts, and honors.
Fourteen Mukhi seed: It is known for future happenings.
Gauri Shankar Rudraksha: This is a very powerful Rudraksha for improving relations between husband-wife, family and friends, and is considered as a best Rudraksha for bringing peace and happiness in the family.
Surprising benefits of Rudraksha