9 Mukhi Rudraksha :- Navamukhi Rudraksha is blessed by Durga (the goddess of power), who has appeared on earth nine times to protect the devotees. Their names as Nava Durga are: Shailputri, Brahmacharini, Chandraghanta, Kushmanda, Skandamata, Katyayani, Kalaratri, Mahagauri and Siddhidatri. They are specially worshiped during Navratri. According to Padmapurana and Srimaddevi Bhagavata Purana, Lord Bhairav blesses this seed and removes the sins of those who wear it. The person who wears it becomes fearless and stress free and wearing it purifies the inner mind through fire. It makes the wearer strong and self-confident.
According to Rudraksh Jabalopanishad, nine types of powers are contained in this grain. It protects the wearer from premature death, as it is blessed by Bhairav, also known as Kaal Bhairav. Yamraj, the god of death, is also known as Kaal, hence both Kaal and Kaal Bhairav protect the wearer of Navamukhi Rudraksha. For this reason it is called Kalbhay Nivarak. Its controlling planet is Ketu.
Who should wear it-Those who have fear of death or any other kind of fear, they should wear Navamukhi Rudraksha. In conjunction with Dashmukhi and Ekadashmukhi donations, it becomes a tremendous means of protection. It is helpful in getting wealth, it is also an experience. Housewives who are worried about their household, husband and children or working women should wear this. They can wear it alone or with other mukhi beads. The troubles given by the planet Ketu can be solved by wearing nine faced Rudraksha. Its holder does not die prematurely, such assurance has been given in the scriptures.
The mantras for wearing Navamukhi Rudraksha are:
Om Hree Namah (Shivpuran)
Om Hum Namah (Mantramaharnav)
Om Sun (Padmapuran)
Om Hree Vain Yun
Om Rain Lan
Ruling Planet Ketu
Navamukhi Rudraksha is the representation of Goddess Durga. Worshipers of the Supreme Divine Power must wear it. It provides the wearer with the armor of Maa Durga, which protects him from all kinds of untowardness. This is one of the most useful Rudraksha for women, because Maa Durga’s armor is impregnable.Navmukhi Rudraksha in the form of Durga increases self-confidence and makes one fearless. By wearing this, a person gets the blessings of the Mother Earth, endurance, bravery, courage, his name and fame spreads everywhere. Devotion increases. and willpower prevails Its governing planet is Ketu which is the shadow planet of Rahu. Ketu is similar to Mars. If Ketu is malefic, a person suffers from lung diseases, fever, eye pain, intestinal pain, skin related diseases, body pain, etc. By using Navamukhi Rudraksh, all the above Ketu-born defects are removed.