The Sixteen faced rudraksha bead represents Lord Vishnu and Shiva and therefore is the symbol of victory. This bead is also referred to as ‘Jai Rudraksha‘ as it helps the wearer to arise victorious in new undertakings, existing tasks and in other spheres of life. Keeping the sixteen mukhi Rudraksha beads in a sacred place like a puja room brings a flow of positive energy, harmony, peace and prosperity to the house where it is kept. It is said that this Rudraksha gives all comforts and liberate the wearer from all the sins. This bead is recommended for diseases like leprosy, tuberculosis and lung diseases. Sixteen faced rudraksha is Mahamrityunjaya form of Lord Shiva and the wearer becomes fearless and gets victory against the most fearsome of diseases and adverse circumstances. This Rudraksha is ruled by “Ketu” and counteracts its bad effects. A home in which this rudraksha is kept would become free from thefts, fire and accidents. It protects from physical illness due to the negative placement of planets and benefits the wearer by giving good health.
The mantra of 16 mukhi rudraksh bead is “Om Hreem Hoom Namah”.