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Ashwini Nakshatra: Devata for Ashwini Nakshatra is Ashwi or the Duality
known as Aswini Kumar Twins, the physician of the Gods. Symbol - the head of a horse. So, by

the influence of this star the native is expected to be equestrian (horse-ride) or a soldier, also a

physician with marvellous power to heal. The after-speak of physicians excellence or process. It

is possible, in the horoscopes of these physicians it will be seen that the Graha for successful

medical practice is positioned in Aswini Nakshatra. From Aswi is supposed to be derived

carriages for animals for transport, everything related to transport and transport department. The

Puranas relate that the two Aswini Kumaras were born of mother Sanga and father Ravi. The

mother held the solar semen in her nostrils, for otherwise she could not hold it, it is so strong.

They are the twins of Sanga and therefore this Nakshatra is supposed to produce twins, Mangal

in this Nakshatra - specially if the Lagna is in Kumbha and Mangal in bhatristhan indicates twin

brother and sister for the native. Or if Ravi, Guru or Pitri Karaka or lord of the Bhava signifying

father or son in a similar way is in this Nakshatra then the father or any of the uncles or any of

the children may be one of the twin.

Those born in the Aswini star are scrupulous, prosperous, obedient, truthful, and obtain all

comports. They are endowed with good family and children and are wealthy. They are daring,

handsome and monied. They are capable administrators, cruel, of big body and respected. They

sacrifice money, are of good conduct and enjoyers. They are quick and candid, knowers of

scriptures, rational and succeed in quarrels. They are long handed and wide eyed. They are

respected by kings and sweet spoken. They are daring, arrogant, thieves, and frauds. They are

unkind, practice forbidden paths, intelligent, and contain some symbol on their girdle. They are

fickle and undertake travelling. They court other women and are farsighted. They are not

independent, but strong.

Those born in the first quarter are daring, carry on fire associated jobs, stingy and court other

women.

Bharani Nakshatra: Devata Yama;
birth star of Rahu. It extends from 13:20 to 26:40. Symbol: Orifice of the womb (oss-mouth),

lord Mangal. It is possible to have an idea of the nature of Bharani Nakshatra from the nature of

Rahu, Mangal and Yama. To take Rahu first, 1. Rahu gives extravagant enjoyment of material

pleasure and is later on the cause of sorrow, 2. Mangal gives courage, strength, exaltation and

hope, 3. Yama purity, cleanliness, justice and integrity. The sense of restraint is also Yamas gift;

he is the lord of Dharma, a stern disciplinarian, a ruthless expositor of truth, and a refuge for

kings and law-abiding subjects. We should not always confine his interpretation to his being only

the lord of death; he is the great judicature, the ultimate dispenser of reward and punishment. The

story of Yama-Nachiketa is a particularly exposition of the hospitality of Yama, his sense of

dharma and knowledge of it, his superb honesty and great integrity and other divine virtues. The

Nakshatra of which he is the devata (God) is also in consequence the giver of whatever is good,

pure, truthful and honest. The etymological meaning of Bharani is what deserves to be cultivated

and preserved that is dependence, servitors, retainers or anything by which living is earned, for

example salary.

Those born in the Bharani star incur the displeasure of others; they are enjoyers, obedient and

learned; they fear water and get the wealth of bad people. They know the scriptures, rationale,

intelligent and win the quarrels. They bear scars on their body due to injuries. They are good

speakers and suffer from heart diseases. They are stable, knowledgeable and truthful. They are

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longlived. They are also determined, and proud, they do not tolerate others' prosperity.

Those born in the first quarter are kingly, with good qualifies, daring, winners of wars, mixed

results with family and friends, wide eyed, golden complexioned, and always carry weapons.



Krittika Nakshatra:
This is the birth star of Chandra. Many constellations gather at the tail end of Krithika group. It

extends from Mesa 26:40. The residuary 10: degree fall in Vrishabha. The Devata is Agni, Lord

(Adhipati) is Mangal and Sukar. Agni is the great purifier, the great consumer of and the giver of

light, heat and brightness. Agni causes the fire of life and the drive. It is also the spark of life.

Without fire creation would not exist. Agni is at the base of creation and of the continuation of

existence. It consumes everything. The fire of digestion in the human system and the external

fire for cooking are only different manifestation of the same principle which is Agni. Agni is the

symbol of brightness and brilliance, all weapons with fire-power. And other things of the same

category come within the range of Krittika group. The fire is considered as purifier; for it burns

away all that is wicked, dark and dull, also all that is low and sinful and inauspicious in the

world. The dross thus blazed away, only effulgence and light remain. Fire gives the earth its

activity and dynamic and revives it after the spells of cold that periodically inflict comatose

condition of the earth. It is easy enough to deduce from fire the causal effect of the Krittika

group. Mangal is the lord of that part of Krithika which is in Mesa Rashi and Mangal is like a

mass of lightning in shining splendour. So, the Krittika in Mesa is devastatingly brilliant, the

effulgence being closely associated with also an incendiary character. The Krittika of Vrishabha

Rashi is brilliant but unlike the Krithika of Mesa, not incendiary. The lord of Vrishabha Rashi is

brilliant but unlike the Krittika of Mesa, not incendiary. The Lord of Vrishabha Rashi is Sukra

and Sukra stands for worship of beauty and for poetry and imagination. He is radiantly white like

snow, the Kunda flower and the Utpal. He is also the encyclopedic expounder of all branches of

learning. It follows that the Krittika of Vrishabha is brilliant but the brilliance does not burn, it is

soft and sweet, and benign.The Krittika of Mesa Rashi is doubtless brilliant, it has plenty of heat

which burns. The Krittika of Vrishabha has on the contrary a softened radiance, a wave of

brightness that does not hurt.

Those born in the star Krittika are bereft of friends and family; endowed with son and they enjoy

life and are very prosperous. They suffer from hunger and they are without strength and money;

they undertake purposeless traveling but recollect the help rendered by others. They are very

harsh, and do jobs forbidden. They are cruel and do good jobs and they also have defective face.

They are bright, instant angry and run after other women. They are heavy eaters and fiery. They

are stingy, intelligent, famous, successful, loved by partner, with property earned by themselves,

white haired, afraid of wind and carry the symbols of til and fish.

Those born in the first quarters are capable doers of jobs,are served by many, monied and

enjoyers and carry out big jobs. They respect theirs parents and are leaders of army. They serve

the king.

Rohini Nakshatra:
The word is derived from Rohan which means to rise or to bring into existence. It extends in the

Vrishabha Rashi from 10 degree to 23:20. The lord of it is Sukra, the symbol a Cart drawn by

Cows. The Devata is Brahma, the prime creator of all things living, from the meanest insect to

Man, the beauty of the weird, the paragon of animals. Rohini- group therefore encompasses

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They are givers, kind hearted, happy and endowed with good qualities, famous, kingly, daring

and extremely soft personalities. They win over their enemies, loved by women, experts in arts,

truthful, and learned. They are obedient, religious, loved by people, stable and bright. They are

fearful but good wamors?.

Those born in the first pada cause danger to their father, hence the child is forbidden to be seen

by their father until the. end of two months after the birth. They are devoted to work, proud,

knowers of secrets, handsome and the most important person in their clan. They easily

mesmerise women, of hot constitution, obedient, happy, learned and possess signs of fish.



Hasta Nakshatra:
Spread from 10: to 23:20' Kanya. Deity Surya, Lord Budha, symbol - closed hand. The 12 names

of the sun are: (1) Arun, (2) Aditya, (3) Tapan, (4) Divakar, (5) Bhaskar, (6) Bhanu, (7)

Martanda, (8) Mihir, (9) Ravi, (10) Bivakar, (11) Sahasramsu and (12) Surya. All the attributes

of these names etymologically connotes are caused by this star. From the Surya we derive

creativity and creation, and from creation we derive light, lustre, and strength. Surya is the prime

cause of dominion, kingship, power of immunity and the light that dispels darkness. Budha is the

cause of knowledge. If placed in this star he sheds light all around. Ravi with this Nakshatra

enhances the instinct of dominion and the capacity to rule over others. It brushes up human

intelligence, making it more luminous and makes a man vibrant with life and light. The symbol

is a closed hand or fist. It would follow that is signifies determination and clenched resolution.

To keep everybody within one's grip, the possessive instinct follows from the nature of this star.

The magician and the pick-pocket are also born under this star - variation from nobler attributes.

Anthropomorphically it is the hand of Kalapurush.

Those born in the star Hasta are stable bodied, untruthful, bear excellent character and warriors.

They are givers, independent, famous, interested in the worshipping of gods and pious people,

and likely to get all the properties of their father. They are learned, handsome, wealthy, daring,

helpful to others and all knowledgeable. They are cruel and grab others' property. They are bad

people, strong, interested in music, happy with their relatives and friends, respected by kings,

respect the gods and pious, destroy their enemies, famous and posses the signs of fish.

Those born in the first pada are quick, strong, wealthy, drunkards, doing bad works, stingy,

quarrelsome, suffer from phlegmatic diseases and ups and downs in life.





Chitra Nakshatra: Spread from 23:20' Kanya to 6:40' Tula Rashi. The lords are Budha
and Sukra, Deity Viswakarma, the symbol is the gem on the serpent's crest. Chitra is very

beautiful to look at. Viswakarma, the great artist and artificer to the Gods, the lord of practical

arts and applied asthetics. The knowledge and capacity to paint, the gift of narration and well-

ordered conversation. From Chitra is derived the painter, specialist in paints, the artist, the

musician, the skilful surgeon, the imaginative writer, the specialist in aromatic herbs and dreamer

of intricate paterns. The art of construction, the art of engraving, embroidery, frame-making and

everything that constitutes an artistic complex from fine embroidery to the Tajmahal and on the

other hand industrial engineering and skill and the organisation of machinery and plants -

everything is caused or influenced by Chitra. It is Anthropomorphically the forehead of

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Purvabhadra Nakshatra:
Spread from after 20: in Kumbha up to 3:20' in Meen. Lord Sani and Guru, deity Ajopada

(Rudra). Symbol double-faced man. It causes burns, punishes by fire, to cause pain, to burn

things to ashes, to use words that burn, conduct that blisters, to use harsh words, evil disposition,

cruelty, greediness, restlessness, feeling of despair and unsatisfied ambition, to burn by slow

degrees, sudden excess of anger etc.. Anthropomorphically the side of the body of Kalapurush.

Those born in the Purvabhadra star are worshipful of gods and teachers, of righteous conduct and

of broad minded. They are respectable and above controversies. They are having control over

their senses, experts in all kinds of jobs, endowed with good chest; they are at home with the

learned, determined, won over by women, stubborn, despise others, irreligious, brave, givers,

enjoyers, soft spoken , handsome, and loving their relatives. They are speakers, endowed with

children, sleep excess, possess long tongue, suffer from the diseases of ears, obedient, helping

nature, tall and possess symbols of fish and til on the private parts.

Those born in the first pada are worshipers of gods, enjoy life, cruel and stubborn. They are

candid, stIngy, respected, quarrelsome, grab others' property and court courtesans.



Uttarbhadrapada Nakshatra: Spread from after 3:20' up to 16:40 in Meen. Lord
Guru, deity Ohibridna, symbol the last i.e. funeral bed. The Star is adorned with serpent-like

symbol. It looks like rice, its properties and attributes are like those of Adra, some attributes of

Purvabhadrapada also are found. Purvabhadrapada shows signs of contrition and atonement

while Uttarbhadrapada shows restrain. From this are to be calculated long distance journeys,

renunciation of worldly possessions and mendicancy etc. On the other hand knowledge, learning,

goodcounsel, personality- these also come within the purview of this star. Anthropomorphically

the sole of the feet of Kalapurush.

Those born in the Uttarabhadra star suffer from fluctuation of funds, wise and surrounded by

many people.They are affected by the imbalance of bile and always idle. They are prominent

amongst their clan, wear jewels, always do constructive jobs, obtain wealth and corns and they

are givers. They are endowed with children, religious, winners of their enemies, happy,

determined, sexy, learned, sacrificers, respected in all circles, suffer from various diseases,

brave, wise, idle, fickle, possess the signs of fish and til on their private parts and loved by their

relatives, They are just and they earn by righteous means.

Those born in the first pada are fickle, angry, blood-shot eyed, of bilious constitution, rickette,

sexy hungry, good eaters, hate females, unwise, travel in other countries and trouble their own

kith and kin.



Revati Nakshatra: Spread from after 16:40' up to 30 degree in Meen Rashi. Lord
Guru. Deity Pusa. Pusa is the keeper of Cows of the Gods, causes Cow keeping and animal

husbandry, protection and nourishing of dependants, foster-father etc. Pusa means the cherishing

of protected people, nourishment, excellence, increase etc., material enjoyment, wealth,

prosperity, superfluity, fatness-these are the attributes of Revati. Another attribute is that the

native of this star advances by leaps and bounds, that it is to say by fits and starts. Birth star of

Sani. Anthropomorphically cavity of the abdomen, groins of Kalapurush.

Those born in the star Revati practice irreligious things, candid, handsome, talk angrily and

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