Wearer of the rudraksha beads gets an immense strength of mind. Noticing this property, the sages of the old, wrote down the characteristics of each mukhi rudraksha bead. This strength is both spiritual and physical. It can cure your body of illness and bring peace of mind to you.
Faces of the rudraksha bead
Rudraksha beads have lines on the outer surface. Depending on the number of lines, the rudraksha bead gets it mukhi or face. Thus, a bead with no lines is 1 mukhi and one with 4 lines is a 5 mukhi bead. The 2 mukhi rudraksha has one line or two faces. It represents the Chandra and Surya or the left and the right nadis. Wearer of this rudraksha bead will get proper siddhi or purification. The act of wearing this bead is equal to donating 100 cows.
Origin of the rudraksha bead
We get the rudraksha beads is from the special rudraksha tree. This tree is native to countries of the South-East Asia region such as Indonesia, India, Nepal, and Thailand. The beads found in Nepal are larger than the rest giving it higher powers. So, they are costlier. By wearing this bead, you become more amicable to those around you. In addition, you get the Swar power which is the knowledge of breathing. This unlocks the secrets to the past, present, and future to the wearer of the bead. After one wears the bead, they must chant the mantra to get the benefit of wearing the bead. The mantra for this bead is – Do Mukhi Surya Chandra Ko Barney.
You can get Haridwar type of its bead or the costlier Nepal type. The 2 mukhi rudraksha price is Rs.500 for the small Indian variety. The larger Indian variety will cost Rs.975. You can buy the Nepali premium variety for Rs.1,25,000.
Rules for wearing this bead
- You must do the siddhi and then chant the Rudraksha’s Mantra followed by the each bead of 108 beads mala.
- You must chant the mantra 9 times in the morning and remove the bead when you go to bed.
- You must not touch the bead with dirty hands. So, wear the bead only after you have bathed.
- You must speak the truth when you wear the bead. You must not drink alcohol or eat non-vegetarian food.
- You must not have sex wearing the bead.
- Women must not wear this bead when they have their menstrual period.
- Keep these beads clean and oiled always.
Since the rudraksha is hot, many users find that it burns the skin. In such cases, you can offer prayers to the bead but leave it in the puja room. When you buy the bead, check that the corns and contours have a good shape. Check to see that the bead has no cracks, especially near the central hole.
Benefits to the wearer of the bead
This two face rudraksham is symbolic of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvathi. Or the joint form is the Lord ArdhaNareeshwara. The moon has links with the mood. It helps enhance the relationship between the husband and the wife. In addition, it makes the mind peaceful and so people with mental depression get relief.