This mala can be used for chanting mantra to any deity or Guru. It can also be worn in the neck for aligning your personal energy. Eight Mukhi rudraksha balances the personal energy in the shortest way. A rudraksha with Eight faces represents Lord Shiva himself, the symbol of auspiciousness, and brings the wearer inner peace, knowledge and power. It awakens the creativity power of the wearer by keeping him in alignment with the reality. The 8 face rudraksha is ruled by planet Jupiter (Guru), which keeps on guiding the person, just like how a Master (Guru) guides his disciples.