Rudraksha is one of the species of flora and owes its origins to Elaeocarpus family. This species is mostly prevalent in and around Indian Subcontinent.
The Mango tree is considered to be one of the most sacred symbols in Hinduism.
Hinduism is rich in symbolism. Many acts of worship, such as puja, are symbolic, a form of visualisation in which worshippers simulate activities normally performed on higher planes of existence.