Rudraksha beads (botanical name: Eleao Carpus Granitrus) are the dried fruits of the rudraksha tree mainly found in Nepal/India .Rudraksha beads brings one to the alpha state in the body of the user.
Ancient vedas' style of using rudraksha for different diseases, and even Modern science has shown that the electromagnetic nature of rudraksha beads affect our neuro-physiology in a specific manner that allows control of our heart beat, blood pressure, and stress levels, and at the same time relieves anxiety, depression and neurotic conditions. Rudraksha is regarded as medicine in Ayurveda. It is warm and humid in temperament (some persons regard it as cold also). It tastes bitter. It is used not only to wear on different parts of the body, but it can also be used as oral medicine and for besmearing externally. Many doctors, Vaidyas, scientists and ascetics use it.
It is a de-wormer and it gives brilliancy to the body. It pacifies Vaat (air), Pitta (bile) and cough automatically. It is also useful for women during pregnancy. Rudraksha is a good medicine for skin diseases as well. It can be used for treating both kinds of leprosy. It acts as a medicine to cure sores, ring worms, pimples, boils, and it is useful on burns also.
Rudraksha is most useful for the patients with blood pressure (BP) problems. It does not let it go up or down. It keeps the BP normal. For this, a Rudraksha Mala should be worn so close to the body that it touches the heart. It will ensure that its wearer will not fall prey to a sudden heart attack, shrinking of the heart or a brain hemorrhage. The patient with blood pressure problems should keep the five faced Rudraksha in a glass filled with water throughout the night, and should drink the water as soon as they get up in the morning. By doing so the person will have normal blood pressure.
A rudraksha can be used for the treatment of suffering from cancer and AIDS. Rudraksha beads can be used for the treatment externally by wearing them and internally by drinking milk that was boiled with rudraksha beads in it. Taking the finest dust of rudraksha mixed with water and different mukhi dust are also useful treatments for different diseases.