Rudraksha and Astrology
According to yogis and astrologers , Rudraksha are very influential in removing bad effects of
the planets. Gems are used specially for removing the bad effects of planets . But if they are
unable to pacify the evil influence, it is most advisable to wear Rudraksha described in the
following lines. Then not only planets are pacified but comfort and pleasure also come to its
wearer and he becomes a favorite of Lord Shiva. Therefore a man must know which
Rudraksha will be useful to him.
1 Mukhi and 12 Mukhi
Both these mukhis are represented by Sun or Surya the center of the Solar system around
which all the planets revolve. These mukhis effectively control the malefic effects of Sun.
Astrologically they are said to cure the malefic effects of Sun in Physical level such as
Diseases of Right eye,Head ache,ear ailments ,Bowel problems, Bone weakness etc and in the
spiritual level such as lack of Confidence, Charisma ,Personal power, leadership qualities and
Prosperity. The Sun is pleased with the wearer and any obstacles in his path to lead a rich and
powerful life is removed
The ruling planet is moon. They effectively control the malefic effects of Moon such as
diseases of Left eye, kidney, intestine in physical level and in the spiritual level such as lack
of harmony in relationship etc.
The ruling planet is Mars which astrologically represent Agni or fire. Malefic effects are
disease of blood, blood pressure, weakness, disturbed menstrual cycle, kidney etc .in the
physical level and in the spiritual level such as Depression, negative feelings, Guilt feelings,
Inferiority complexes etc.
The ruling planet is Mercury . In mythology this represents Goddess Saraswati and Brahma. .
Malefic effects of mercury include intellectual dullness of mind, lack of grasping and
understanding power, difficulty in effective communication and also neurotic conditions of
mind. This Mukhi nullifies the malefic effects of mercury and pleases Goddess Saraswati.
This mukhi also governs logical and concrete and structural thinking.
The ruling planet is Jupiter. This planet governs knowledge and glamour , bone-marrow ,
liver, feet , thigh , religion , money and material . Malefic effect of Jupiter is considered to
cause lack of peace of mind, utter poverty, lack of harmony , diseases of fat , Kidney , thigh ,
ear ., diabetes etc . This mukhi is therefore suggested to sublimate the malefic effects of
It’s ruling planet is venus. Venus governs Genital organs Throat, Valor , Sexual pleasure,
Love , Music etc. It’s malefic effects can cause diseases and problems in above .
This mukhi governs Saturn .This mukhi sublimates the malefic effects of Shani such as
Disease & Death occurring suddenly without any cause ,impotency ,cold , obstruction,
hopelessness, Despair, delay in achievements, long time disease ,scarcity ,worry etc.
Ruling planet is Rahu hence helpful in sublimating the malefic effects of Rahu. It’s malefic
effects are similar to that of Shani or Saturn as in 7 mukhi . It is held responsible for causing
sudden effects , diseases of lung , feet , skin , eye catarrhisis, hydrocel , airtracia etc . Snake
bites are also the result of malefic effects of Rahu .
The ruling planet is Ketu which is a shadow planet like Rahu and it resembles Mars ..This
mukhi is beneficial to sublimate the ill effects of Ketu . Ketu inflicts the diseases of lung,
fever , eye-pain , bowel pain , skin disease , body pain etc .
This mukhi has no ruling planets and is held to control all planets .The wearer gets a sense of
Has no particular ruling planet. It induces courage and confidence in the wearer to leads an
adventurous life. Also helpful in meditation and removes problem of Yogic practices .
Ruling planet is Sun. Effects as mentioned initially effect as for 1 mukhi.
The effects similar to that of 6 mukhi . It is helpful for meditation and spiritual attainments. It
is suggested to cause material upliftment
Ruling planet is Saturn . Improves intuitive thinking . It is held to sublimate the malefic
effects of Saturn .`
The impact on wearers mind by this bead is similar to that of 14 mukhi like improving
Intuitive ,Abstract and Lateral thinking in addition the wearer finds high energy levels to put
into action his thoughts and ideas.
These are the two naturally joined Rudrakshas representing goddess Pervati & Lord
Shiva. Its influence causes the development of the universe by providing fertility. It
makes the husband and wife identify each other. Therefore it is regarded the best
thing for peace and comfort in the family.
Worshipping Gauri Shankar relieves a man from his pains and sufferings destroying
other earthly obstacles and thus increasing the peace and pleasure of the family
members. In puranas the bead of Gauri Shankar is regarded as the best for happy
Astrologically, there exists the following correlations among different Nakshatras, planets and
faces of Rudraksha.