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Types of Rudraksha: Know the 2 types that are best for students and their benefits

Types of Rudraksha: Know the 2 types that are best for students and their benefits

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Rudraksha (Rudra is Lord Shiva and Aksha is tear) is known to have originated from the tears of Lord Shiva.

One of the Holy beads that hold a great lot of relevance for Hindus, a rudraksha is of 14 main types. Out of those 14, today we are going to explore the Rudraksha best for students.

So, there are basically two types of Rudraksha that are best for students – the 4 mukhi rudraksha and the 6 mukhi rudraksha. Want to know how they help and how to wear them properly? If yes, then read through the guide until the very end.


The 4-Mukhi Rudraksha for Students

4 Mukhi (char mukhi) rudraksha is one of the most significant rudraksha for students. It is basically of two varieties, Nepal Beads and Java Beads.

Nepal beads are characterized by their large size and much clearer four (char) lines. Java beads, on the other hand, are smaller and smoother. Having said that, both the varieties of the 4-Mukhi rudraksha are best for students. Before we can take you through those benefits, let’s first take you through the basics of the 4-Mukhi Rudraksha and the proper way in which it should be worn.

Facts about the 4-Mukhi Rudraksha for Students

The 4-mukhi rudraksha for students is one of the rare holy beads with Lord Brahma as its ruler. Some of the most fascinating facts about this rudraksha are as follows.

  1. The ruling planets of the 4-Mukhi rudraksha are the planet Jupiter (the Guru Graha) and the Planet Mercury.
  2. It is associated with Vishuddha, also known as the throat chakra.

Benefits of 4-Mukhi Rudraksha for Students

4-mukhi is the rudraksha best for students since it is known to awaken all the four senses of the human body – the waking state, the dreaming state, the deep sleep state, and the super conscious state. As a result, the senses are heightened and the bearer develops deeper knowledge and understanding. Other reasons that a 4-mukhi rudraksha is best for students are as follows.

  1. Since it represents the throat chakra, when worn in the right way, it improves the communication skills of students. It opens the scope of a career in singing and public speaking.
  2. It has the same benefits as that of meditation. Hence, students are able to focus and concentrate better.
  3. Since Jupiter is the governing planet, a student who wears the 4-mukhi rudraksha is blessed with intelligence and wit.
  4. The 4-Mukhi rudraksha opens the gates of creativity as well. A student wearing it can become a great scholar and will do exceptionally well in journalism.

How to Wear a 4-Mukhi Rudraksha?

Indeed a 4-mukhi is the best rudraksha for students. But it has to be worn in the right way so that the spiritual energy begins to flow. If not worn in the right manner, a rudraksha is no better than an ornament.

Here are the things you need to keep in mind when wearing a 4-Mukhi Rudraksha.

  1. Remember to chant the mantra, Om Hreem Namah while you’re wearing the rudraksha.
  2. Do not take it off for the first two weeks. After that, wear it in the morning and take it off at night.
  3. It is better to wear the 4-mukhi rudraksha in a silk thread. If budget allows, you can also wear it in gold or silver.
  4. Always remember that the Mala should have exactly 108 beads.
  5. Don’t touch alcohol or non-veg food while wearing a rudraksha.

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The 6-Mukhi Rudraksha for Students

The 6-Mukhi is the best rudraksha for students since, according to Hindu Vedas, this rudraksha is blessed by Lord Kartikeya and Lord Ganesha (the sons of Lord Shiva). Lord Kartikeya is fearless and a born leader. And Lord Ganesha is the dharak (bearer) of calmness and peace. So, the person who wears a 6-Mukhi rudraksha is blessed with the same qualities as those of the Lords of this rudraksha.

Facts About the 6-Mukhi Rudraksha

  1. Planet Venus is the ruling planet of the 6-Mukhi rudraksha.
  2. It is known to balance all the 5 elements of existence.

Benefits of 6-Mukhi Rudraksha for Students

The bearer of 6-Mukhi rudraksha has all the qualities that lead to a successful career. Having said that, its benefits that are specific to students are listed below. Have a look.

  1. Students with temper issues should wear the 6-Mukhi rudraksha. It is known to calm down the senses.
  2. The cheh-mukhi rudraksha makes the bearer active by removing laziness. It helps students excel in studies.
  3. It also bestows students with the power to concentrate by reducing negativity and distractions.
  4. It improves the speech skills of students that makes them less nervous.

How to Wear a 6-Mukhi Rudraksha?

  1. Energize the 6-mukhi rudraksha by chanting the mantra, Om Hreem Hoom Namah.
  2. Take a bath before wearing the rudraksha mala.
  3. A silk thread or a wool thread is best to make a mala.
  4. When you take off the rudraksha at night, keep it in a temple at the feet of Lord Shiva to maintain its purity.

General Tips to Wear all Rudraksha Beads

  1. Clean them with gangaajal.
  2. Don’t wear a broken bead.
  3. Once taken off, remember to re-energize it with incense and flowers before wearing it in the morning.

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The most frequently asked questions about the best rudraksha for students have been answered in the guide below

On which day should I wear a Rudraksha?

Monday is the best day to wear a rudraksha. The next best day would be Thursday.

What are the rules of wearing a rudraksha?

There are mainly two rules, don’t eat non-veg food and don’t drink alcohol. If you have to absolutely do them, make sure that you remove the rudraksha first.

Can I sleep wearing a rudraksha?

Only for the first 14 days. After that it is important to take off the rudraksha mala while sleeping at night.

Where should I keep the rudraksha after removing it?

Keep it in front of Lord Shiva’s idol in the Mandir (temple) in your house.

Which Mukhi-rudraksha is most powerful for students?

The 4-mukhi rudraksha and the 6-mukhi rudraksha are equally powerful for students with weak communication skills and wavering concentration.

Who should not wear a rudraksha?

Actually, everybody can wear a rudraksha as long as they don’t drink alcohol or eat non-veg when wearing the Holy beads.

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