PARAD (Mercury) is regarded as the sperm (seed) of Lord Shiva and in Ayurveda it is a flowing metalloid (fluid metal). The Parad items presented here are made with a mixture of Mercury, along with Silver and other metals. Ancient Vedas has considered Parad as the most pure and auspicious metal which has very high religious importance. It is said in Brahma Purana, from the Ancient Vedic Texts that he who worships parad idols devotedly, whether one is male or female, Brahmin, Kshatriya, Vaishya or Shudra gets full worldly pleasures, and at last attains supreme destination (salvation). During life-span they get glory, honor, high office, name and fame, learning, sons and grandsons.