Have you ever wished to own a bead that connects you to the purest, auspicious energy in the universe? If so, then the One Mukhi Rudraksha is the most likely choice that establishes this divine connectivity at all times as per the scriptures.
The One Mukhi Rudraksha is blessed by Lord Shiva Himself. Lord Shiva is entirely lovable and worshipped in mythology as the most powerful of the Gods, the creator of language, music, dance and Ayurveda and as the lord of love and responsible for the cycle of birth and death. In fact, Hinduism and its philosophy and thoughts cannot be understood fully without understanding the Shaivite Principles.
Properties of One Mukhi Rudraksha
One Mukhi Rudraksha enhances knowledge about the Supreme (Brahma Gyan) and the wearer is known to win over his senses. He then engages himself in Para-Tatva (Shiva Tatva). It is also known to give eternal bliss and nirvana (moksha). At whichever place this Rudraksha is worshipped, Goddess Lakshmi (Goddess of Wealth) bestows Her presence. It is a very auspicious Rudraksha and not only does it bring the wearer or worshipper closer to Shiva (spirituality and kindness) but also fulfills all his or her desires in the material world. The wearer also gains powers of concentration and enjoys inner peace.
Shape and Size
The One Mukhi rudraksha from Nepal, if at all found, shall be similar in shape but smaller compared to the two Mukhi variety, also from Nepal. (It will be oval in shape and slightly flat and having the shape of an eye (or fish) when viewed from the sides). It may be 10 mm to 15 mm in length. It shall not be round in shape. On the contrary, it may be slightly elliptical, but should not be confused with the Chandrakar variety. The beads of the Nepal variety shall have a natural hole in the centre. On the shape, a variation is not ruled out. Round bead having one face only may be due to undeveloped and such Rudraksha is available from some trees. Although x-ray study reveals more than one compartment, still some people accept these as ‘genuine’ One Mukhi.
One Mukhi Chandrakar
One Mukhi Chandrakar belongs to E. tuberculatus Roxb variety is just an alternate to Rudraksha. It is now widely used with many species finding way in the market. Fakes, wood-plastic molded and cut-paste types are also being sold and therefore one should be careful about this alternative also.
Benefits of One Mukhi Rudraksha
As per Shiva Puran, One Mukhi Rudraksha offers worldly pleasures and salvation and therefore has a unique place among all the Rudrakshas. It gives leadership qualities and skills to cope with stressful situations and hence is a preferred choice for those who assume leadership roles or head any organisation.
The controlling planet of this Rudraksha is Sun. All negative effects posed by this planet on a person are got over by wearing this Rudraksha. It is believed to have a number of health benefits. It is said to help reduce stress and anxiety. It is also believed to enhance memory. Its use is said to cure headache, eye defects, piles and diseases of the liver and skin.
Spiritual Benefits of One Mukhi Rudraksha
The One Mukhi Rudraksha is beneficial for those who are involved in Yoga and meditation. This is said to be helpful for those who seek spiritual growth and enlightenment, as it is believed to help the wearer connect with their innermost self and attain inner peace and clarity. It enhances spiritual growth, a higher state of consciousness and a peaceful life with detachment from the material world. With this bead, the wearer experiences an energized Sahasrara Chakra (Crown Chakra) which provides improved focus and super consciousness. With the Crown Chakra energized the soul becomes enlightened and illuminated.
Who should wear it?
All adult persons can wear this Rudraksha. It can also be kept in a Puja room or altar, where regular worshipping can be done. Those who are addicted to habits or particular lifestyles, which are not conducive to their physical and mental well-being, can wear the One Mukhi Indonesian Rudraksha to come out of the predicament. If one wears more than one bead, it is believed to be proportionately more effective.
A One Mukhi bead is worn by persons requiring favour of the Sun as a planet or to remove its malevolent effects, or those seeking devotion to God, minimising attachments to worldly things and ultimately hoping to attain nirvana.
What to do when you find a fake One Mukhi bead?
Fake One Mukhi rudraksha is made either from two Mukhi Bhadraksha or from the round Dehradun variety or from five Mukhi Rudraksha of other regions. It is advised that once know that Rudraksha is fake, it is better not to wear it or even keep it in your home as it may increase negativities in the mind, particularly after you have known about it. Even if such a fake bead has been given as a gift or as a guru or a spiritual person (who may give it out of ignorance), it is advisable to discard it in a river, sea or put it in a pond/ well. blessing by a once you
How To Buy a One Mukhi Rudraksha?
The round-shaped One Mukhi Rudraksha from Nepal is an extremely rare bead. So rare is its natural occurance that it is almost extinct. The One Mukhi Rudraksha which is available in the market with Om, Trishul or snake carvings boasting of a perfect round shape is actually high-priced fakes. So this brings us back to the question of how to buy a One Mukhi Rudraksha?
Rudralife is dedicated to providing high-quality; lab-tested Rudraksha to its customers, so that the benefits of science and scriptures go hand in hand. We believe that our customers should have knowledge of the bead they wish to own so we provide the relevant information. We conduct x-ray studies and several other tests to ensure not only that the beads are pure and authentic but to make sure that these are having inner power and hence efficacy.