As the representation of Pashupatinath, five mukhi Rudraksha is also known to symbolize the form of Pancheswor Roopam or Panchmukhi Shiva. It also represents another form of Shiva termed as Kaalagni. Since the ancient times the users and wearers of five mukhi Rudraksha had accumulated maximum physical, spiritual and materialistic benefits with the eternal blessings from Lord Shiva. Many documented evidences have solidly cemented the belief of Shiva devotees that no matter how deeply one sinks into the depth of failure or loose hope and faith in life or is engulfed by worldly miseries or is at the verge of bankruptcy or mental breakdown, five mukhi Rudraksha always comes forth in the form of a guiding angel for the welfare of mankind as a gift from Lord Shiva. According to Vedic scripture, five mukhi Rudraksha purifies a soul and maintains a good karma. If worn as rosary containing 108 or 54 five mukhi Rudraksha beads, one can accumulate unlimited benefits. Best results surface with the use of five mukhi Rudraksha as a jewel complementing with gold or silver chain. It can also be worn in a red thread using three beads of five mukhi Rudraksha. Prior to its use one should follow an appropriate ritual to awaken its divine power. Mantra,
Om hreem aam kshamyom swaha hreem chaturvaktrasya,
should be chanted during the ritual and after the proper worshipping it should be caressed against the Shiva linga.
It eliminates five destructive enemies of humans namely lust, greed, undesired ego, jealously and excess attachment. It brings good luck and good academic performance. It protects its wearer from untimely death, accidents and misfortunes. It also opens up door to wealth, success, honor, high social and financial status, knowledge, wisdom and peace. Using five mukhi Rudraksha can enhance memory power and concentration. Married couples should use five mukhi Rudraksha for attaining marital bliss. Five mukhi Rudraksha beads can also be used for improving sexual aspect of a relationship. Wearer of five mukhi Rudraksha holds such irresistible charm that the opposite sex can do nothing but surrender to the charm and stay bewitched by the spell. It works as a medical boon for blood pressure, mental disability, obesity, heart problems, stress, anger management, diabetics, piles, neurotic and maladjustment problems etc. Many Shiva devotees keep five mukhi Rudraksha in water for the whole night and on the next early morning drink up the water on an empty stomach to cure diseases like blood pressure. It is equally important for attaining spiritual gain. It controls the adverse planetary effects of Jupiter. People whose zodiac signs are aries, leo, scorpio, sagittarius and pisces can use five mukhi Rudraksha beads to overrule the negative astrological influences and to achieve innumerous benefits.