Energizing / Puja of Rudraksh
Rudraksh is a special bead produced from the eyes of the Lord. While stringing the beads each bead is energized with Shiva Mantra and then the rosary is washed with pure water chanting the Sadyojaat Mantra which is as follows.
Om Sadyojaatam Prapadyaami Sadyojaatave Namo Namah. Bhave Bhave Naati Bhave Bhavaswamaam Bhavodbhavaay Namah
After completion of the above step the Rudraksha Rosary is smeared with sandalwood paste, Ashatgandha (mixture of eight fragrances) and kesar (saffron) while chanting the Vaamdev Mantra.
Om Vaamdevaay Namo Jyeshtthaay Shreshtthay Namo Rudraay Namah Kar Vilarannaay Namo Val Vikarannaay Namo. Valaay Namo Bal Prathamaay Namo Sarva Bhoot Damanaay Namo Manomanaay Namah.
The Vaamdev Mantra gives the Rosary to protect from negative powers and spirits.
After completion of the above step the Rudraksha Rosary is energized with the Aghor Mantra while showing incense smoke to the rosary.
Om Aghorebhyo Ghorebhyo Ghor Ghor Tarebhaya Savebhya Sarva Sharvebhyo Namaste Astu Rudra Roopebhyo
After completion of the above step the Rudraksh Mala is smeared with saffron chanting the following Tatpurush Mantra.
Om Tatpurushaay Vidmahe Mahaadevaay Dheemahi Tannorudraay Prachodayaat
Next Each Rudraksha Bead should be consecrated and energized using the Eeshaan Mantra
Om Eeshaanah Sarvavidhaanaam Eeshwar Sarvabhootaanaam Brahmaadipati Brahmaadhi Patim Brahma Shivoham Astho Sadaa Shivom
After completing the steps described above join both palms in a Namaskar Mudra( Joining of both hands as if in prayer) and then chant the following mantra:
Maale Maale Mahaa Maale Sarvashakti Samanvite Chaturvargaa Tvayinyistah Tasmaan Me Siddhidaa Bhav
Upon completion of the above described steps the Rudraksha Rosary becomes divine and appropriate for mantra chanting. All Rudra mantras and the majority of the mantras including the planetary mantras can be chanted on this rosary.
The rosary creates a divine Armour around it’s worshipper and bestows health, wealth and success while protecting from evil eye and black magic as Vaamdev Mantra is also chanted during the consecration. After consecration the rosary should be placed in the worship place or in a place that is free from dust and grease.