Rudra is another name for Shiva and Aksha means ‘tear’. It is believed that the Rudraksha seed originated from the tears of Lord Shiva. He had been meditating for many years for the welfare of all beings. On opening the eyes, tears rolled down and Mother Earth gave birth to Rudraksha trees.
As per the Vedic scriptures, Rudraksha can nullify the effects of malefic planets to a great extent. No other necklace or bead is as auspicious and powerful as a Rudraksha Mala.
The five faced (mukhi) Rudraksaha beads in this Mala represent Lord Shiva, the symbol of auspiciousness, and brings the wearer inner peace, knowledge, power and enlightenment. The five mukhi rudraksha is said to also regulate blood pressure, help with cardiac ailments and to affect all of the 7 Chakras, reduce stress, aid circulatory problems, lower blood pressure, balance the energy of the chakras, and bring balance to the 3 doshas.
Nowadays in India, people also wear Rudraksha beads to combat the effects of stress and depression without the harmful side effects of anti-depressants and tranquilizers. Experience higher energy levels, stamina and peace of mind by placing this Rudraksha Mala (Rosary) in direct contact with your chest.
The Prayer Beads in this Rudraksha Mala (Rosary) measure approximately 8mm. Comes with 3 Himalayan Clear Crystal Marker Beads (Not Counted), a Sandalwood 10mm Guru Bead and a colorful 100% cotton tassel.