It is used to meditate in any spiritual exercise. It accumulates wind in it as it is hollow from within. As a result, the things kept under a pyramid remain protected for long. Pyramids of metal and stone are used to have one’s desires fulfilled. In Tantrika exercises, Pyramids of copper, brass and Panchadhatu give better results. Iron and aluminium pyramids are not allowed in worship. Pyramids are also used to ward off the different faults in Vastu. These are kept in a direction to strengthen it. Wooden pyramids are also said to be very effective.
The image of lord Shiva appears before our eyes seeing a Rudraksha. Rudraksha originated from the tears dropped from the eyes of lord Shiva. He opened his eyes after he finished His Tapa he was on for thousands of thousands of years. A rosary of Rudraksha saves a person from many diseases. There are one to twenty one lines drawn on the beads on a Rudraksha. These lines are called the faces of a Rudraksha. An Ekamukhi Rudraksha is very rare. Generally five and six faceted Rudrakshas are found. A rosary too is made of five faceted Rudrakshas. Others are worn alone. Rudrakshas give results according to their faces. Electric energy in the body of a person remains under control if he wears a rosary of Rudrakshas. It is useful for the people suffering from blood pressure and heart - diseases. If worn, it saves them from physical lunacy, untimely demise and evil spirits. It is useful for the people having Kala Sarpa Yoga in their horoscopes. Jap of Om Namah Shivay on rosary of Rudraksha gives much better results. Wearing Rudrakshas and performing spiritual exercises makes the family of a person prosperous. A person who wears it, goes to Shivalok after his death.
Rudrakshas should be worn by touching them with a consecrated Shivaling. But before that Japs of Om Namah Shivay equal to the beads of the rosary should be performed on it. It should be worn on Monday only. It has been noticed that people, who have worn Rudrakshas by worshipping them duly, had their jobs accomplished within forty days.
Kinds of Rudrakshas
One facet Rudraksha
It is very rare and precious. It is found both in round and cashewnut shape. This is said to be the incarnation of lord Shiva. By wearing it, one can have both Bhakti and Mukti. It wards off the effect of sinful acts like Brahma Hatya. It is also worn to have all the desires fulfilled.
Two facet Rudraksha
This is said to be the incarnation of Shiva and Parvati - i.e. Ardhanarishwar. It gives prosperity. It wards off the effect of sinful acts like Gau Hatya. It activates the wisdom and conscience of a person who wears it. It makes man free from agonies and gets enhanced the sphere of his trade. It is useful in Kundalini Jagaran and Spiritual activities.
Three facet Rudraksha
It is the mixed incarnation of Brahma, Vishnu and Mahesha - i.e. Trimurti. It makes a man have knowledge of Bhoot, Bhavishya and Vartaman (Past, Future and present period of time. It wards off the effect of sinful acts like illegal relations with women other than one’s wife. It makes a man active and strong.
Four facet Rudraksha
This is said to be the four facet Brahma ji. This can give Dharam, Aarth, Kam, Moksh to the bearer. It wards off the effect of sinful acts like Jeev Hatya (killing others). It can cure mental deasease and gives education & spiritual knowledge.
Five facet Rudraksha
This is the Panchanan form of lord Shiva. This removes the sin caused due to having uneatable meal (abhakshya Bhakshane).
Six facet Rudraksha
This is said to be the Shadanan form of Kartikey, the son of lord Shiva. It makes the sleeping power of a man active. It saves from skin diseases and heart and eye