The nakshatras are 27 constellations in the sky, each measuring 13 degrees and 20 minutes. This is the oldest zodiac that was mentioned in texts long before Rasis was mentioned.
Base above and base below:
The above foundation is what the Nakshatra deity has in mind when thinking about life on earth. The following foundation is the natural consequence or how this mindset manifests when you live on earth. It is not what is consciously in a person's head, it is the natural disposition and what grows from this natural disposition.
Shakti is the power inherent in the Nakshatra and the power in the mind of the individual. This power is innate and does not require conscious interference or willpower. It is as innate as the color of the eyes, even if the native is not aware of it.
0 - 13 ° 20 Aries
Deities: Ashwini Kumaras
Symbol: the head of the horse
Shakti: Power to get things done quickly
Base above: creatures to be healed
Base below: healing methods
Result: freedom from illness
Ashwini Indians are fast and can travel at high speeds. They are natural healers and soothing in their presence. They are good listeners and will be excellent therapists and psychologists. This is an animal nakshatra, so there is an affinity for animals, especially horses. They also have an affinity for vehicles. Ashwini people usually reach high heights in their chosen profession, but not with ambition. Roy Rogers, the cowboy actor, has his birth moon here and he has been shown in over a hundred films with his palamino and the German Shepherd Dog. Peter Fonda, the main character of "Easy Rider", also comes from Ashwini. The helicopter was his metal stallion that quickly carried him across the United States.
Aries 13 ° 20 - 26 ° 40
Deity: Yama, the god of death
Shakti: Power to take things away
Basis above: removal of life from the body
Base below: carry the soul into the ancestral realm
Result: On to the next world
Bharani are obsessed with death and / or transformation. Your strength lies in taking things away. As long as the removed things are negative or counterproductive, the Bharani person works in harmony with the universe. For example, if you have a brain tumor, a Bharani surgeon can effectively remove it. Garbage has to be taken away. From a psychological point of view, negative attitudes and self-destructive habits must be eliminated so that the person can improve. The vagina as a symbol of Bharani takes away the semen to produce another life. It takes away the essential essence of one being to create another. As a side note, Jim Morrison had his moon in Bharani. Did you see the movie "The Doors"? Throughout the film, he talked about death and was obsessed with it. Many of his songs were about death.
"Razor / cutter"
26 ° 40 ram - 10 ° 00 bull
Deity: Agni, the god of fire
Symbol: a razor or a sharp blade
Shakti: To burn
Base above: warmth
Base below: light
Result: combustion and cleaning
Krittika is also a transformative nakshatra. Fire is the most purifying substance known. Krittika people are fiery, brave, and able to cut away the unnecessary to achieve their goals. Frida Kahlo had her moon in krittika and her art is filled with pictures of cut meat and even a self-portrait of cutting her own hair. There are myths about Agni, the god of fire, that tells of high sexual passion and illegal affairs with other married people. Note that Katherine Hepburn's moon is also under the influence of Krittika, and her 25-year affair with married Spencer Tracy was hardly a secret.
"The growing" or "the red"
10 ° 00 - 23 ° 20 bull
Deity: Prajapati, Lord of Creation
Symbol: an ox cart
Base above: plants
Base below: waters
Rohini is a soft, delicate nakshatra. This was the favorite woman of the moon. The deity Prajapati is a creative deity who rules theatrical art, dance and music and all growth. Rohini, as the favorite woman of the moon, was highly talented in these arts and highly qualified in love. In the Vedic myth, the moon remained at Rohini's disadvantage to its other women because of its beauty, grace, and charm. The brides' father, Daksha, cursed the moon and now he grows and wanes as he visits all of his wives. Rohini make wonderful dancers, Fred Astaire has his birth moon here. Rohini people are concerned with growth. Note that Sigmund Freud, who explored the growing spirit of the individual from childhood to infancy, turned a whole thesis about how the perceptual mind grows in psychology.
"the deer head" "hunting"
23 ° 20 bull - 6 ° 40 twins
Deity: Soma, god of immortality
Symbol: deer head
Shakti: the power to give fulfillment
Base above: extend
Base below: weaving
Result: make the world pleasant
Mrigashira individuals look for satiety within creation and usually find it. They expand into creation and weave a pattern of karmas, but these desires that need to be fulfilled are harmless and the motivation behind them is to enjoy creation. Mrigashira individuals are charming, changeable, shy and impulsive. They like to hunt for the objects of their wishes. The placement of the moon in the house and all the planets that connect the moon in Mrigashira provide clues as to what the native is hunting. Mrigashira is an animal nakshatra, so there is a natural love for animals and nature, unless planets are badly affected here. By the way, Mrigashira people often have big, beautiful, doe-like eyes. An example is Brooke Shields and Goldie Hawn, both of whom have their moons in this asterism.
6 ° 40 - 20 ° 00 twins
Deity: Rudra, the storm god
Symbol: a tear
Shakti: the power of effort
Base above: hunt or search
Base below: Reach your goal
Rudra, the god of Ardra, is a form of Shiva. Shiva is very unconventional and heretical in his actions and views, so the Ardra people tend to be the same. The symbol is a tear, so there is a high level of emotion associated with this asterism. Often Ardra individuals will be moved to tears, and since Shiva is the god of destruction and suffering, Ardra people often suffer for what they want and to achieve their goals. To achieve the goal, there is suffering and destruction along the way. Ardra's planetary ruler is Rahu and shows an obsessive, strong desire nature. Ardra natives can make their goals their obsession and give a strong impetus for success. However, if they don't have a useful and healthy goal, they can get addicted. Janis Joplin and Farrah Fawcett have placed their birth moons here. The sad story of Janis Joplin's addiction, which ruins her after she has had great success, is well known.
"Return to Kindness and Light"
20 ° 00 twins - 3 ° 20 cancer
Deity: Aditi, mother of the gods
Symbol: a quiver with arrows
Shakti: the power of wealth or substance
Base Above: Wind, Air
Base below: wet, rain
Result: produce herbs and trees
Aditi, the mother goddess, is beyond form and limitless. She is the goddess of space and also of the earth. Like the goddess, the Punarvasu love freedom and expansion. They have the natural ability to create wealth and prosperity. They have many resources to use, represented by the arrow quiver. They want to save and store their creations and energy instead of spending it. You have a strong sense of virtue and right and wrong. The ability to revive a failed marriage or career, or to regain self-esteem, wealth, or income, is a natural talent of these natives. The person may excessively fall in love with material well-being and use it for selfish reasons, but always returns to the balanced, correct path. David Hasselhoff has his moon here and has undergone many rehabilitation for alcohol-related problems. He also knows that his actions defeat himself and seeks help to renew himself.
"nourish" "the flower"
3 ° 20 - 16 ° 40 cancer
Deity: Brihaspati, teacher of the Devas (divine beings, gods)
Symbol: udder of a cow
Shakti: the power to generate spiritual energy
Basis above: victim worship
Base below: the worshiper
Result: possessing spiritual knowledge and energy
Brihaspati as the Lord of Pushya rules knowledge and Pushya natives are usually experts in their field and have in-depth knowledge. They will nourish everything they come in contact with and let it grow and thrive. As a result, this nakshatra has a reputation for being the most promising nakshatra. Happiness of course comes the way of the Pushya person. Prosperity and wealth are also attributes that seem to bless the life of the native of Pushya. Learning and mental energy are preferred by this nakshatra. Clint Eastwood, Joe Montana and Gloria Steinem all have their birth moons in Pushya. All three people are extremely experienced and happy in their respective areas.
16 ° 40 - 30 ° 00 cancer
Deity: Sarpas, the idolized snakes
Symbol: a spiral snake
Shakti: the power to inflict poison
Base Above: The Snake's Approach
Base below: movement or tremor
Result: destruction of the victim
Ashlesha natives gobble up or hug what they want. They have a hypnotic, sensual, undulating quality that can paraphorically paralyze the object of their gaze. The poison they inflict can be destruction or an ambrosial nectar that creates illusions in the recipient. They don't have the magnetic, charismatic properties to affect the masses. Usually their hypnotic powers work best one to one. Snakes are representative of Kundalini energy, so this asterism has an intense mystical power. The Sarpas live in the underworld, so that the Ashlesha native of the hidden, occult, deeply psychological areas of ...