For pregnant women – If an Ekakshi Nariyal is sniffed 3 times on a regular basis by the pregnant woman, she is relieved of the pains experienced during pregnancy and the delivery is painless and trouble free.
For sick persons – The Ekakshi Nariyal has to be rotated [Utara] seven times daily for 11 day over the body of the sick person and then immersed in water. This the Tantra says will remove the disease from the sick and ailing person.
For Money and Business- Keeping, the Ekakshi Nariyal in the Puja Place is said to increase the inflow of money and customers into the business.
How to install [ Staphana] of a Ekakshi Nariyal – As soon as the Ekakshi Nariyal is procured, it should be wrapped in piece of red colored cloth by making three knots. It is also believed that the Ekakshi Nariyal becomes more effective and potent if is it is seen by as few persons as possible or visible to as few persons as possible.
The three knots on the red colored cloth can be untied ony once a year and the red cloth can be replaced during the period of Diwali, Mah Shivratri, Holi, and Raksha Bandhan or on any Monday or Thursday, which falls on an auspicious Muhutra.