According to the Srimad Devibhagawatam, worshiping or using on the body it help as the protector and preserver from the enemies. It is good for those who seek removal of sins arising from past karmic action. It calms the nerves, quiets the mind, and relieves depression. This rudraksha is recommended for almost everyone: as it counters the negative influences of Maya (illusion). It increases focus on spiritual goals for those who are doing yogic practices. Ten faces is revered throughout the ages for its great beauty and strength, and also for its use in gaining positive spiritual and physical influences.