One Eka Mukhi Nepali Rudraksha is the rarest among all mukhis. According to an ancient text, One Mukhi Nepali Rudraksha represents Lord Shiva himself. Rudrakhsa is a Sanskrit compound word consisting of the name Rudra (Shiva) and Akhsa (Eyes). Rudra and Aksha mean the one who is capable of looking and at doing everything (from the third eye). Aksha also means axis, since the eye can rotate on one axis. This comes from large evergreen broad-leaves tree, whose beads are used for prayer in Hinduism. This seed is born, by several species of Eleaocarpus, withE.ganitrus being the principle species.
One/Ek Mukhi Nepali Rudraksha is the most powerful of all beads. It is the best and rarest of all rudraksha beads and is considered as a gift to the mankind. It signifies pure consciousness. As, it is ruled by Lord Shiva, it also represents Brahma, Vishnu and Mahesh and is associated with Mokhsa, which is relief form cycle of death and birth.