Lord Pashupatinath is represented by fifteen faced Rudraksha (15 Mukhi rudraksha). Unlike fourteen faced Rudraksha, fifteen faced Rudraksha too have similar qualities. Identification of this bead is done by the natural origination of fifteen lines occurring from top to bottom. According to Hindu mythology, this 15 mukhi bead is blessed by Lord Pashupati (lord of animals). Lord Pashupati is believed to be Lord Shiva’s incarnation. Lord Pashupati is believed to provide life to humans and animals and take it back as per wish.
Fifteen faced Rudraksha helps to control our thoughts and maintain focus. Just like fourteen faced Rudraksha, fifteen faced Rudraksha increase the wearer’s power of intuition. According to ancient Vedic texts, 15 mukhi beads increase wearer’s power of intuition, attentiveness, energy, vigour and power. It is said to be beneficial for monitory and economic progress. Businessmen’s are recommended to wear fifteen faced Rudraksha, as they require vision and success in earning wealth.
It is recommended for those having inclination towards spiritual techniques. It helps the wearer to accomplish mukti i.e moksha in this physical lifetime. Fifteen faced Rudraksha influence one’s body organ. This bead is known to remove all the sin. The owner of this bead is blessed with strong wit and intelligence. Amalgam of both brains and intelligence works like a magic for the wearer.
When talked about the way of wearing, the bead should be capped in silver or gold and then strung in a red thread while chanting the mantras.
Other features of 15 Mukhi Rudraksha:
Symbol of: Lord Shiva as Pashupati Nath
Ruling Planet: Rahu
Day of wearing: Monday
15 Mukhi Rudraksha Mantra:
Om Namah Shivay