Rudraksha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the name Rudra ("Shiva") and aksha ("eye"). Rudraksha grows in the area from the Gangetic Plain in foothills of the Himalayas to South-East Asia and Indonesia. Around 70% of the Rudraksha trees are found in Indonesia, 25% in Nepal and 5% in India Rudraksha seeds are covered by an outer shell of blue color when fully ripe, and for this reason are also known as blueberry beads. Rudraksha beads are botanically known as Elaeocarpus Ganitrus Roxb.
Rudraksha beads have long historical values in Hindu religion. Different mukhi Rudraksha represent different Gods such as Lord Surya, Hanuman, Vishnu, Brahma, Durga, Kartikaya and of course Lord Shiva himself. One who wears Rudraksha get blessings of all of them. Rudraksha beads never give negative energies and there is no harm in wearing them. They can be worn by anyone and the positive energy originating from them give the power, name, fame, good fortune, health, wealth etc.
We keep Rudraksha soaked in oil in our stock. It cleans Rudraksha and also improves their skin, colour and strength which increases their shelf life. When one wears them they take oil from the body naturally and help them keep their strength. It is advisable to keep them soaked in oil when Rudraksha are not used for a while.
Information about this Rudraksha :-
2 Mukhi (Face) Rudraksha
Two Mukhi Rudraksha have two lines traveling from one end to the other end. Two Mukhi Rudraksha represents Ardhanareshwar, which is the joint image of the Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati. It is the symbol of moon and it blesses the wearer with 'UNITY' and is related to Guru-Shishya, parents-children, husband-wife and friends. All desires are granted by the blessing of Lord Shiva and Parvati. Its unique quality is that it maintains ONENESS.
Symbol of : ArdhaNareeshwara
Ruling Planet : Moon
Ruling God: Moon and Sun
Day of wearing : Monday
Recommended for : Acidity and Gastric problems, Stress and Depression, Hysteria
Influence on body organ: Heart
Properties: It is believed that it washes away the sins of cow slaughter (Gau Hatya). Useful for good family life and good relationship for all people and to get married.
Peoples experience: Wearing one mukhi helps to bring unity of all kinds- between friends, husband wife, father, son, or buyer and seller. It is used for material gains as well as moksha.
"Om Namah" (Shiva Puran)
"Om Om Namah" (Mantra Maharnava)
"Om Khum" (Padma Puran)
"Om Shreem Namah" (Skand Puran)
"Mahamrityunjai Mantra" (Brahajjalopanishad)
"OM. Tryambakam Yajamahe Sugandhim Pushti-Vardhanam
Urvarukamiva Bandhanan Mrityor Mukshiya Mamritat"
"Om Namah Shivaya"
Two Mukhi Rudraksha is considered to be the basis of this universe. The benefits that a person derives from the use of this Rudraksha are similar to those derived from AGNI PUJA. In astrology it is said to remove the Bad and malefic effects of Moon.