The ruling planet of both these mukhis is the Sun or Surya. The one-faced Rudraksha is itself Lord Shiva and it is the rarest and the most important among all the varities of Rudrakshas. This Rudraksha enlightens the person of the supreme deity GOD. It makes one aware that GOD is only one. One faced Rudraksha is the symbol of the supreme God. This is the best among all the Rudrakshas. One faced Rudraksha is found in two shapes round and a half moon shaped. One who gets it and worships it obtains not only all the worldly pleasures during his life span but also remains unaffected by them. Astrologically they are said to cure the malefic effects of the Sun. These mukhis have the power to cure physical ailments like Head ache, ear ailments, Bowel problems, Bone weakness etc and also spiritual ailments such as lack of Confidence, Charisma, Personal power, leadership qualities and Prosperity. The One Faced Rudraksha should be capped in Gold or Silver and worn round the neck or be placed at the worshipping place chanting OM NAMAH SHIVAYA. The auspicious day for wearing this Rudraksha is Monday.
TWO MUKHI RUDRAKSHA
The ruling planet of two Mukhi Rudrakasha is Moon. Two-faced Rudraksha is the symbol of ArdhaNareeshwara a combination of the Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati (Shakti). It inculcates feeling of unity into the family. They effectively control the malefic effects of Moon such as diseases of Left eye, kidney and intestine at the physical level and lack of harmony in relationship etc at the spiritual level. They should be worn by fastening them into a red thread and chanting the mantras SHREE GAURI SHANKARAYA NAMAH and OM NAMAH. The auspicious day for wearing this Rudraksha is Monday.
THREE MUKHI RUDRAKSHA
Its ruling planet is Mars symbolizing god Agni (fire). The wearer of three-faced Rudraksha gets rid of all sins that he has done in his past life and returns to the pious life. Malefic effects are disease of blood, blood pressure, weakness, and disturbed menstrual cycle, kidney etc .in the physical level and in the spiritual level such as Depression, negative feelings, Guilt feelings, Inferiority complexes etc. After wearing it one can feel its effect in a very short span. It contains the trinity of God (Brahma, Vishnu, Mahesh), the trinity of Gunaas (sattva, rajas, Tamas) and three spheres Sky, Earth and Patal (underground) with their divine powers. For its divine powers this bead is most sacred, powerful and the best.
FOUR MUKHI RUDRAKSHA
Its ruling planet is Mercury. The power of Brahma exists in its whole effectiveness and Divinity. Being influenced by the creative wisdom of four headed Lord Brahma and also Goddess Saraswati, it gives the wearer creative powers and provides him with a learning and knowledge gaining ability 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. It is also beneficial to scientists, researchers, intellectuals, artists, writers, and journalists. It increases wit and intelligence. This mukhi also governs logical and concrete and structural thinking.If the three beads of four-faced Rudraksha fasten in the right hand nobody can stand to face to the wearer.
FIVE MUKHI RUDRAKSHA
Its ruling planet is Jupiter. It is the form of Rudra named Kaalagni. This planet governs knowledge and glamour, bone marrow, liver, feet, thigh, religion, money and material. We can recover our memory and recollect or remember the lost learning only after wearing the Five-Faced Rudraksha. Agni (fire) purifies the metals and similarly Five Faced Rudrakshas rectifies all the vices and faults of Jeeva and makes him pure and Jeeva gains the form of Pashupati i.e the Lord of all creatures after becoming free from the animal instincts. By wearing the mala the wearer's mind remains peaceful. . 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. There is no suspicion about the fact that the wearer of Five-Faced Rudraksha mala never gets untimely death.
SIX MUKHI RUDRAKSHA
Its ruling planet is Venus. Six Faced Rudraksha is the central power of Lord Shiva's second son, Kumar Kaartikeya. Venus governs Genital organs Throat, Valor, Sexual pleasure, Love, Music etc. Its malefic effects can cause diseases and problems related to the above organs. It gives learning, wisdom and knowledge. Moreover, it saves us from the worldly sorrows. It increases amazingly the mental powers of a dull student. If Four Faced Rudraksha is worn with Six Faced Rudraksha, there is certainly of getting mental power increased. It is highly recommended for company managers, businessmen, Journalists and Editors etc.
SEVEN MUKHI RUDRAKSHA
Its ruling planet is Saturn. Seven Faced Rudraksha is the symbol of Anag Shiva. 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.By wearing Seven Faced Rudraksha man can progress in business and service and spends his life happily.
EIGHT MUKHI RUDRAKSHA
Its ruling planet is Rahu. Eight Faced Rudraksha is the second form of the reflection of the first son of Lord Shiva, Lord Ganesh who is worshipped prior to other gods. Eight linings present on it make it very effective. Its wearer becomes unaffected by physical, Divine or mental miseries. It sets the wearer free from the sin caused by telling a lie. It gives the wearer all kinds of attainments - Riddhies and Siddhies and leads him to Shivloka. His opponents are finished i.e. the mental status of its opponents is changed.
NINE MUKHI RUDRAKSHA
Its ruling planet is Ketu. Nine Faced Rudraksha is the form of Goddess Durga (Shakti). It increases self-power. 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.A child who wears it always has the blessings of Mother. By wearing this a person gets endurance, bravery, courage, and his name and fame spreads all around. His devotion in god increases and his will power is also strengthened.
TEN MUKHI RUDRAKSHA
It has no ruling planet, and is held to control all the other planets. Ten Faced Rudraksha contains the influence of the ten incarnations and the ten directions. Lord becomes happy with the person who wears it. It gives success in legal, government, functions, name and fame spreads in all directions. The wearer gets a sense of security. Honor is increased in political areas. It is useful for pacifying nine planets. Wearing it destroys all the sins done by the ten human organs. He, who worships it, finds his family progressing from generation to generation.
ELEVEN MUKHI RUDRAKSHA
It has no particular ruling planet. The person who wears it gets a lot of courage and confidence and leads an adventurous life. Also helpful in meditation and removes problem of Yogic practices.
TWELEVE MUKHI RUDRAKSHA
Ruling planet is Sun.Effects are same as of 1 mukhi.
THIRTEEN MUKHI RUDRAKSHA
Its effects are similar to that of 6 mukhi. It is helpful for meditation and spiritual attainments. It is suggested for material upliftment.
FOURTEEN MUKHI RUDRAKSHA
Ruling planet is Saturn. Improves intuitive thinking. It is held to sublimate the malefic effects of Saturn.
FIFTEEN MUKHI RUDRAKSHA
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 family life.