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Four Mukhi Rudraksha – Everything You Need To Know!

4 Mukhi Rudraksha

Four Mukhi Rudraksha is ruled by the planet Mercury and represents the deity Lord Brahma, the creator of the universe according to Hindu mythology. The 4 Mukhi Rudraksha holds immense significance and is believed to bestow numerous benefits upon its wearer. It is said to enhance memory power, concentration, focus, and creativity. Join us on this spiritual journey and discover the power of the 4 Mukhi Rudraksha.

As per Shastras

।। चतुर्वक्तः स्वयं ब्रह्मा यस्य देहे प्रतिष्ठति स भवेत्सर्वशास्त्रज्ञो द्विजो वेद विदा वरः ।।

पद्म पुराण अ. ५७, श्लो. ४८

4 Mukhi Rudraksha is Brahma. One who wears it becomes knowledgeable of all Vedas and all other Shastras.

Padma Purana Chapter. 57, Shloka. 48


The Four Mukhi Rudraksha is available in two sizes:
Four Mukhi Rudraksha:  17mm to 21mm
Four Mukhi Pali XLC Rudraksha: 22mm to 26mm

Four Mukhi Rudraksha
Four Mukhi Rudraksha

Essence of Four Mukhi Rudraksha:

The 4 Mukhi Rudraksha is blessed by Lord Brahma. He is the wielder of supreme creative power that creates the entire existence in the Cosmos. He is the creator in Hindu pantheon. He is also addressed as the father of the Vedas. Brahma is known as Prajapati, Hiranyagarbha and Vagishpati. He is seated in the lotus flower that stems from the navel of Lord Vishnu.

The wearer of the 4 Mukhi Rudraksha can harness extensive creative knowledge and inculcate it to totally transform into a new personality. Thereby any new role or the same one that may require change is met with creative optimism and enthusiasm. While seeking knowledge, the principles of creative work, personality and optimism are considerably enhanced by wearing the 4 Mukhi Rudraksha.

A person wearing this Rudraksha is known to get shining intelligent eyes, a balanced mind while using the art of creative verbal expression. This results in a major advantage in the process of communication for the wearer. The Brahma Gayatri invokes him stating.

Benefits of wearing the 4 Mukhi Rudraksha:

  • General Benefits: The 4 Mukhi Rudraksha is believed to increase creative energy, concentration and focus. It also displays efficacy in strengthening memory.
  • Spiritual Benefits: According to our scriptures, the 4 Mukhi Rudraksha enhances the power of the mind to focus, helps to concentrate and improves memory. It energizes the 7 chakras to spin at a higher frequency and experience enhanced divine vibrations. The 4 Mukhi Kantha made of 32 beads enhances the optimal functioning of the Chakras.
  • Health Benefits: It is recommended for people who suffer from brain disorders. It is said to be beneficial for dementia and Alzheimer’s. Differently abled children are suggested to wear this bead.

Who should wear the Four Mukhi Rudraksha:

The new age contemporary lifestyles require a continuous assimilation of knowledge. The 4 Mukhi Rudraksha enhances the intellect of the wearer and helps him attune his mental set up to sustain and survive constant change. The 4 Mukhi Rudraksha controls the malefic effects of the planet Mercury. Thereby it blesses the wearer with a stable mind and a keen intellect.

The 4 Mukhi Rudraksha is essentially for those who seek knowledge, comprehending the essence behind creation and becoming more creative. Like the four-faced Lord Brahma, the wearer gains knowledge from all the four cardinal directions. It is suitable for all 4 stages of human life. They are Brahmacharya, Grihastha, Vanaprastha and Sanyasa.

The 4 Mukhi is highly suitable for those involved in intellectual/creative work. Students, teachers and writers can benefit from this bead. Children can wear this Rudraksha to improve their focus and memory power. 

How to wear the Four Mukhi Rudraksha:

The Four Mukhi Rudraksha can be worn in a pendant form with an adjustable red thread. It can also be worn as a bracelet. A 4 Mukhi Rudraksha Mala using Indonesian Rudraksha beads can also be worn.

The Saraswati Bandh includes two beads of Four Mukhi Rudraksha and one bead of Six Mukhi Rudraksha which is said to improve memory, focus, and concentration. The combination has been found to be useful in improving learning ability.

As per your requirements, it can also be worn in a Rudraksha combination with other Rudraksha beads. You can get free recommendations on which Rudraksha combinations you should wear from our team of experts.

The Four Mukhi Rudraksha bead is also available in different exclusive Rudraksha malas such as the Siddha Mala, Mahamrityunjaya Mala and the Indra Mala.

A 4 Mukhi hanging is used in the study area of children to energize the study area. The 4 Mukhi Kantha is highly beneficial for those who wish to assimilate knowledge, enhance intellect and inculcate enthusiastic learning calmly. The 4 Mukhi Memory Bracelet is said to improve one’s memory and concentration.

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Auspicious Festivals related to Four Mukhi Rudraksha

There are certain festivals and occasions when wearing a Four Mukhi Rudraksha can be highly beneficial. For instance, during the auspicious Shravan Maas and Mahashivratri, wearing any Rudraksha is considered to be auspicious.

Vasant Panchami

Vasant Panchami is a festival that celebrates the arrival of spring and is associated with the goddess Saraswati, who is the embodiment of knowledge and wisdom. It is believed that wearing the 4 Mukhi Rudraksha during this auspicious time can help enhance one’s creativity, improve memory, and aid in the pursuit of knowledge. The energy of the Rudraksha bead is said to resonate with the energy of the goddess Saraswati, thereby amplifying its effects.

Akshay Tritiya

Akshay Tritiya is a festival that is celebrated to mark the beginning of a new year and is believed to be an auspicious time for new beginnings, wealth, and prosperity. It is believed that wearing the 4 Mukhi Rudraksha during this time can bring good fortune, abundance, and success in all aspects of life. The energy of the Rudraksha bead is said to align with the energies of the ruling planet Mercury, thereby amplifying its effects.

Story of Lord Brahma:

As per mythology Lord Brahma was assigned the process of creation. He is represented with four arms and has four heads. His hands hold the Vedas, a Mala, a Sruva (a ladle) and a Kamandal. In his concept of creation it is believed that the world exists for one Kalpa in the single blink of his eyes. One Kalpa means 2,160,000,000 years in the ancient Vedic calendar. 

Lord Shiva showed Brahma his Ardhanareeshwar form so that both masculine and feminine principles can be created to ensure a continuous cycle of balanced creation. It is believed that after every Kalpa there is dissolution and the process of creation begins again.

From his knowledge Brahma also created a powerful weapon called Brahmaastra. Once a warrior invoked this weapon it had to be used. So powerful were its effects that whoever it touched would cease to exist and all life forms or the existing land would turn barren thereby finishing any creative force that can further existence.

Brahma is the soul of the Vedas who blesses with higher intellect while illuminating the mind. Wearing the 4 Mukhi gives access to the right, relevant knowledge that beautifies the intellect making it shine with creative ideas.

Important Note:

In the earlier days, a crown made of 4 Mukhi with 5 or 6 Mukhi that consisted of 550 beads was used in crown therapy. Ancient sages used this crown for treating patients with mental disorders or to control stress.


Overall, the 4 Mukhi Rudraksha is a powerful and highly beneficial bead that can help individuals harness their creativity and focus. Whether you’re a student, teacher, writer or simply someone seeking to improve your memory and concentration, this sacred bead can help you achieve your goals and unlock your full potential.

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