Legend of Rudraksha Rudraksha is actually two words Rudr meaning lord shiva in a wrathful form and Aksha means eyes The story of Rudraksha is as unique as the divine seed itself Shiva Purana describe Rudraksha s origin as Lord Shiva`s tears. He had been meditating for many years for the welfare of all creatures. On opening the eyes, hot drops of tears rolled down and the mother earth gave birth to Rudraksha trees.
Always wear Rudraksha around the neck so that the beads touches the Heart area. This is most important because it will help to pass the energy of rudraksha via soul to entire human body. Rudraksha is best if worn in the black, yellow or white colored thread or it can be worn in silver, gold, copper and mixed metal.