Gauri Shankar Rudraksha is the symbol of Lord Shiva and Ma Parvati. The wearer of this bead is blessed by both Lord Shiva and Shakti. The term Rudraksha (Rudra i.e. Shiva + aksha i.e. eye) stands for the eyes of Lord Shiva or Rudra implying thereby that it was pleasant to the eyes of Lord Shiva, and hence named in His Honour. The mantra to wear this bead is "OM NAMAH SHIVAYA".