Sunday, August 3, 2014

Legend of Rudraksha

Legend of Rudraksha

Hindu scriptures associate Rudraksha with Lord Shiva. Rudraksha is believed to be the direct blessings of Lord Shiva.
Union of two words, 'RUDRA' and 'AKSHA', forms Rudraksha. Rudra is the name of Lord Shiva and Aksha means 'tear'. Thus, literally Rudraksha means the tear of Lord Shiva.

Lord Shiva the highest in the Hindu religion considered the "Creator" of Rudraksha. Rudraksha is a symbol of spirituality, power, that make the person fearless and arogyawan (without any disease) and provide peace and prosperity. The most appealing about the power of Rudraksha is that it is worn by the lord Shiva as an ornament in his jata (locks of hair), as necklace, as wrist band and armband.

We get the details about Rudraksha in number of "Granthas" and "Shastras" (the holy books of Indian Mythology). One can find the greatness and detailed literature about the properties of Rudraksha in ancient Vedic scriptures like, Padam Purana (Chap 57), Mantra Maharnava, verses 158-174, Jabbalaoapanishada, Maha Shiva Purana, Srimad Bhagwata, AkshaMaalikaoapnashida, Mantra Maharnava, and etc.

Rudraksha tree grows on mountains and hilly region of Nepal, Indonesia, Java, Sumatra and Burma.
Rudraksha is worn singly or in multiples in the form of malas, necklace, bracelet or as arm band.

Even also a joint study and research conducted by a group of scientists of Banaras Hindu University in coordination with Department of Biochemistry, Electrical Engineering, Psychiatry, General Medicine and Psychology have proved the powers of Rudraksha scientifically with reproducible results which proved that Rudraksha have electromagnetic, para-magnetic, inductive dia-magnetic and dynamic polarity or the ability to change its polarity. It has also been shown that Rudraksha have anti-ageing properties based on their electromagnetism.and also have ayurvedic properties.

The Rudraksha beads have countless & amazing powers to bless the wearer with all material comforts & luxuries of life, fulfill all desires & wishes, and achieve all ambitions & objectives. It also has the cosmic power to lead a person on to the right path of spiritual advancement, elevation of soul, performance of good 'karmas' and improvement of future & destiny. Rudraksha beads create tremendous positive energy in the body, mind and soul.

1. They possess healing powers and prevent & cure various diseases like small pox, epilepsy, whooping cough etc. They are also used to heal the most poisonous wounds. In India, many 'Ayurvedic' pharmaceutical companies use them in preparation of medicines.
2. Rudraksha beads help in eradicating worries and bless the wearer with mental relaxation and Peace of mind.
3. Rudraksha beads bestow Wealth & Happiness on whoever possesses them. They bring Good fortune, Success and Fame. They fulfill all hopes & desires, and bless the wearer with all comforts of life.
4. Rudraksha beads stimulate the mind, increase the intellect, and improve the power of speech & oration. They also help in acquiring the power of Intuition.
5. Rudraksha beads create positive mental energy and generate spiritual power. They help in awakening the 'Kundalini' or vital energies & propel the cosmic forces in one's favor. They are considered the most sacred instruments for offering obeisance and praying to God.

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