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16 Benefits of 9 Mukhi Rudraksha Mala & Wearing Method

Updated: May 5, 2023


A 9 Mukhi Rudraksha is believed to be blessed by Goddess Durga. The nine face Rudraksha has typically Nine lines or Mukhas on its surface.

The Ruling Deity of this Rudraksha is Goddess Maha Durga and it is considered that all the 9 incarnations of Goddess Durga (Shailputri, Brahmacharni, Chandraghanta, Kooshmanda, Skandmata, Katyayani, Kalratri, Maha Gauri & Siddhi Datri ) resides in this Rudraksha and hence, the wearer of this Rudraksha is blessed by all of them.


9 Mukhi Rudraksha


When worn close to the heart the energy of the Nav Durga is enshrined within, the innermost core of our hearts. This is where deep reserves of strength and courage are drawn out to manifest a fearless and dynamic life.


It helps the wearer in attaining strong willpower and also helps in destroying many sins with goddess blessings. This holy bead is a form of Shakti. Nine face beads are owned by Mata Durga. Log of energy and dynamism is the feeling on wearing.


As per Padma Puran and Shrimad Devi Bhagwatam, Lord Bhairav also blesses this Rudraksha. This is the reason this bead is said to remove the fear of time (Kaal) from the mind of a person. Endowed by Nav Durga, the Goddess of Shakti, the nine mukhi rudraksha is one of the rarest. It works on the Sahasrara Chakra and is ruled by the Rahu.


It is also believed that this Rudraksha is related to Nine Cobra (Nau Kuli Naag). Those people, who worship Nag Devta, mostly wear this bead as this bead has the power of nag. The evil effects of Ketu are controlled by this bead.


The person who faces too many obstacles or feels unlucky should wear a 9 Mukhi Rudraksha Pendant. It opens the Luck factor.



· Presiding Deity: Devi Durga

· Ruling Planet: Ketu

· Beej Mantra: Om Hreem Hum Namah



Importance and Benefits of wearing 9 Mukhi Rudraksha



  • Brings in courage, endurance, devotion, will power. Can be worn on left hand wrist. Fearlessness and success is blessed.Removes malefic of Rahu / Ketu. Effect of ketu/rahu

  • This Rudraksha is highly recommended for those people who live in fear and depression, people waiting for competition, and politicians seeking success.

  • Anyone can wear this holy bead or can be kept in the cash box or wherever valuables are kept.

  • The wearer of this Rudraksha gets punya / virtues which are equivalent to punya got after fasting for 9 days of Navratras. It is said that this Rudraksha also safeguards a person from the malefic effects of all the 9 planets.

  • This Rudraksha helps in developing Patience, controlling unnecessary Anger and provides a feeling of Fearlessness. The wearer gets gifted with Endurance, Bravery, Courage and his Name and Fame spreads all around.

  • The harmful effects of Ketu are controlled by this bead.It also helps in acquiring mastery and good command over Foreign Languages by boosting one’s vocabulary power.

  • As per Ancient Vedic Texts, this Rudraksha is said to be very useful in curing diseases of Lungs, Fever, Eye pain, Bowel pain, Skin diseases, Body pain, Brain, Lungs, Breasts, Sexual organs, Abortions, Conceiving problems, Epilepsy, Eye problems etc.

  • This Rudraksha helps in developing Patience, controlling unnecessary Anger and provides a feeling of Fearlessness. The wearer gets gifted with Endurance, Bravery, Courage and his Name and Fame spreads all around.

  • The harmful effects of Ketu are controlled by this bead.It also helps in acquiring mastery and good command over Foreign Languages by boosting one’s vocabulary power.

  • As per Ancient Vedic Texts, this Rudraksha is said to be very useful in curing diseases of Lungs, Fever, Eye pain, Bowel pain, Skin diseases, Body pain, Brain, Lungs, Breasts, Sexual organs, Abortions, Conceiving problems, Epilepsy, Eye problems etc.

  • This Rudraksha increases their self-confidence in manifold and thereby makes them fearless and secured.

  • It helps in winning over the fear of ghosts and enemies.

  • It helps in achieving a higher level of consciousness. It helps in the smooth functioning of the nervous system and brain. It helps in curing psychological disorders like phobia and hallucination.

  • It activates the Sahasrara Chakra and instils the values of self-worth, self-realization and contentment.

  • It promotes spiritual consciousness in the wearer.It helps to maintain a balance between spiritual life and materialistic life.It makes the person self-reliant. It helps in analyzing self-worth and self-knowledge.

  • Women who work relentlessly at home, office or in both the places benefit tremendously from this bead. Bracelet of the same can be worn as a talisman for sheer strength by career women who are always on the move

  • It increases spiritual inclination and faith. Devotion to God can be felt at the core of existence. Malefic effects of Ketu are nullified. The effects of Kaal Sarpa Dosh are also considerably kept under control.

  • It is also believed that those who fear of snake or snake bites this rudraksha helps them getting out of fear.

Types of Rudraksha Based on Origin


  1. Nepali Rudraksha (Found in Himalayan Region of Nepal)

  2. Indonesian Rudraksha aka Java Rudraksha (Mainly in Indonesian Islands)


Difference between Nepali & Java Rudraksha


  • Java Rudraksha generally small in size upto 8-20mm while Nepali Rudraksha big in size 17-35mm

  • Nepali Rudraksha heavier in weight than Java Rudraksha

  • Nepali Rudraksha more powerful in spiritual healing than Java Rudraksha

  • Nepali Rudraksha have clear face with deeper division while Java do not have very clear face and deep division among faces. Clear compartment visible inside 9 mukhi Nepali Rudraksha in X-ray report.

Method to Energize and Purify Rudraksha Bead and Mala Before Wearing



Get Full benefits of 9 Mukhi Rudraksha by following simple instruction


  • Select any Monday in Bright Lunar Half (Shukla Paksha).

  • Submerge this holy bead with 5 things in a steel or silver bowl with unboiled cow milk,Ganga Jal or Holy river water, if not then in any fresh water, Honey, Bel/bilva patra, Misri (amal square cubes of sugar which are offered to god)

  • Lit 5 incense sticks/Dhoop sticks

  • Put the bowl in your worship place and chant Mantra "Om Namah Shivaay" 108 times minimum. Will make all Shakti Jagrit and energize the beads along with purification (The power or energy will get activated)

  • This process should be best done within 1 hour of sunrise after taking bath and wearing any fresh white cloth.

  • Avoid touching of rudraksha bead / mala to urine, dead body etc. If any thing such happens then re-purify as above.