Many get confused with the shape and size of rudraksha . One should not seriously worry about it. Just see that the Mukhi is well defined, corns and contours are natural, and there are no cracks near the central hole. The bead has to be lustrous and healthy and devoid of deep cracks and insect holes.
The beads are ancient vedic beads of power and they work by Touch , Sight , Worship or Possession . So you may wear them or hold them or keep them in your pocket or altar for worship.
Rudraksha is hot in nature. Some people cannot wear it . Their skin shows signs of allergy. In that case you may keep the beads in Puja room and offer daily prayers
Yes, they can. According to our holy books , Rudraksha can be worn at all times by everybody.
No, All can wear. Ancient texts have not limited wearing of these beads to any caste , religion or sex . Some ancient texts also talk of animals wearing them and achieving salvation .
Make Rudraksha a part of your body. Your faith will bring grace in your life. Slowly you will find that you are moving away from non - Veg and alcohol.
Could be any number of years. If well protected, can be passed on from generation to generation
No, Please avoid. Hands get dirty often. Purity of the bead gets affected
Yes, Shiva Purana specially describe that Lakshmi stays where Rudraksha is.
Shiva Purana describe Rudrakshas origin as Lord Shiva's tears. 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 .
Yes, Rudraksha is classified as a seed of ELAEOCARPACEAE family and has many medicinal properties. It is widely used in preparation of Ayurvedic medicines.
Yes, Take a glass of water. Dip few beads of five Mukhi rudraksha in it, preferably after sun set. Drink it when you get up in the morning, before any other intake. Do not use copper glasses.
Yes. Keep a big avla size 6 Mukhi Rudraksha with you. Whenever you feel nervous due to sudden shock and feel cold, just hold it tight in your right palm for ten minutes. You will regain your confidence and body will start warming up.
I would say 'No'. We must avoid. One Mukhi rudraksha needs high degree of self control which growing children may not be able to cope up. Children however respond very well to other lower mukhi rudraksha .
No. There is a relationship between the wearer and Rudraksha, which is very private and must not be shared. But it can be willed and passed on to the next generation.
Shastras do not describe. They are very rare to find, yet available. They are considered to be very auspicious and lucky.
Yes. It is true for those who desire to acquire Special Siddhis. The number of beads is very important when wearing on different parts of the body like 27 or 54 or 108 for neck , 32 for throat , 6/11/15 for arms , 5 for waist etc.
Yes . Very much. Only the therapist should be a well experienced person. Rudraksha beads work on physical , emotional and planetary and karmic levels to heal a person and this kind of healing is most deeprooted .