Shankh shells are often found on the coast of the sea during tide ebb tidal phase during which the tidal current is flowing seaward). A person wearing Shankh Mala gets all kinds of benefits. By wearing the shankh mala, all the moon-related problems are eradicated from the horoscope of the native. This mala is considered especially useful for the people of the Cancer zodiac. In Indian culture, conch is found as a religious sign and it is used in all religious works such as Yajna, Havan, Pooja, recitation, chanting, and meditation. Shankh Mala is also very effective in some special experiments. It is also worn for worshiping Lord Shiva and fulfilling the sattvik wishes.