8 Mukhi is very beneficial in removing all the evils encountered by the wearer.
8 Mukhi Rudraksh
Rudraksh ‘ ’ (garland of rudraksh) is made of various types and combinations of similar types or different types of Rudraksh as advised by the astrologer.
8 Mukhi Rudraksha has eight faces on its surface and 8 compartments. This Rudraksha is associated with the Lord Ganesha who is also known as "Vighna Harta" i.e. the demolisher of all hurdles in life. This is very beneficial in removing all the evils encountered by the wearer. Lord Ganesha is also called the ‘sukhkarta’ that is the significator of happiness.
It is also believed that the 8 Mukhi Rudraksh enhances the will power of the wearer and improves the decision making power. It brings overall success to the wearer in all the endeavours pursued by him. It is considered to be beneficial for the businessmen and service class people alike.
This has exhibited many medical benefits also like it is very beneficial in healing illness related to lungs, respiratory system, gallbladder and cataract.
8 Mukhi Rudraksh is made of 108 beads of 8 mukhi rudraksh. It can also be of different mukhi rudhraksh beads and also can be worn in combination with other mukhi rudraksh beads.
Planet associated with the 8 Mukhi rudraksh is Ketu, the shadow planet which is the head of the serpent. This rudraksh brings relief to the wearer from the ill effects of Ketu.
8 Mukhi Rudraksh of Nepalese origin is considered to be good quality and believed to give desired results. 8 Mukhi Rudraksh is rare and hence the price is on the higher side. Though the Indonesian and the java versions are also of good quality but they are relatively smaller in size than the Nepal origin. So if someone is looking for the smaller beads then this is the choice.
How to wear 8 Mukhi ?
8 Mukhi first has to be purified and charged to make it ready for use of wearing. For this the is to be purified with the holy ‘gangajal’, offered pooja and offered chanting of the mantra ॐ होम नमः 108 times.
Regulations to be followed by the wearer of Rudraksh
1. Rudraksh has to be worn only during day time and at night it is to be kept at a sacred place or ‘puja sthan’ in the house.
2. Wearers of Rudraksh have to follow a ‘satvik’ style of living, not to consume liquor or non-vegetarian food.
3. Wearer has to speak only the truth and not do any evil or unethical activities.
4. Wearer is not supposed to indulge in sexual activity.
5. Before wearing Rudraksh , it is to be worshiped and charged by chanting the ‘beej mantra’ associated with the particular rudraksh being worn.
6. Female wearers must not wear the Rudraksh during their menstrual cycle.
Price of 8 Mukhi Rudraksh
The price of 8 Mukhi Rudhraksh ranges Rs 4000/- to Rs 90000/- depending on the quality of 8 Mukhi Rudraksh beads used.
8 Mukhi of Nepal origin Rudraksh is considered to be good.
This is also called Ganesh and it shields the wearer from the ill effects of the planet Ketu.
4. Does this rudraksh have power to cure illness of the wearer ?
Yes this 8 mukhi has immense healing power and is considered helpful in curing respiratory system related issues.
Nepalese Rudraksh are considered of best quality. Indonesian Rudraksh are relatively smaller in size and are also of good quality. Indian Rudhraksh are comparatively less preferred but are used in the mixed with Nepalese, Indonesian and Java origin beads.
Generally Nepalese rudraksh beads are larger in size compared to the Indonesian counterparts and their size ranges from 25 to 30 mm. Sizes are chosen by the wearer as per their requirement, however bigger beads having larger surface area and hence more area in contact with the wearer’s body tend to give better results, but are bulky to wear.