Krittika Nakshatra – The constellation of Krittika

Krittika Nakshatra (Tauri Aloyoni) : 26º40 - 40º90 Lord Skanda was born under this star, he is hence called Kaartikeya. His devotees fast every month on the Krittika nakshatra day and worship him by reading the Skanda Shashti Kavacham and Kandar Anubhuti. Participate in the Shatru Samhara Homa with astropeep.com. Read more here. Once you have paid, we will send you a confirmation email ...Continue Reading...

About Purva Bhadrapada Nakshatra

Purva Bhadrapada Nakshatra The natives of Purva bhadra Nakshatra are believed to be the people of righteous approach who would only think of good for everyone as they carry a humanitarian attitude. They are broad minded individuals who are perceived to be learned personalities carrying sincere and determined approach towards life while on the other part they are intellectual and sharp minded ...Continue Reading...

Hasta Nakshatra – The constellation of Hastam

Hasta Nakshatra or Hastam Nakshatra (Corvi) - 160º00 - 173º00 ...Continue Reading...

Uttara Nakshatra – The constellation of Uttara Phalguni

Uttara Nakshatra or Uttiram Nakshatra(Denebola)146º40- 160º00 Brihaspati or the Guru to the Devas was born to this "kula" star variety. Red in colour a twin star, shaped like the stick. Feminine in gender belonging to human "gana". The Sun is the deity pertaining to the star General characteristics: The natives will be dignified and have a high sense of self-respecct. Pious and ...Continue Reading...

Purva Nakshatra – The constellation of Pubba or Purvaphalguni

Pooram Nakshatra or Purvaphalguni or Purva Nakshatra or Pubba Nakshatra (Pubba Leonis) 133º20 - 146º40 This star is considered not auspicious for the performance of a good work. This along with the next nakshatra- Uttara, constitutes a single form like that of a golden cot. Pooram is feminine, belongs to the human type General Characteristics: Those born in Purva nakshatra will be dressed ...Continue Reading...

Magha Nakshatra – The constellation of Makha

Magha Nakshatra (Leonis or Regulas) 120º00 - 133º20 Those born under the Magha Nakshatra are stated to live prosperously. Consisting of 5 stars, this star looks like a palanquin. It is masculine, Rakshasa type of a harsh and rigorous nature. Arjuna of the 5 Pandavas was born under this nakshatra. The banyan tree is its symbol as among the birds, it typefies the crow. General ...Continue Reading...

Aslesha Nakshatra – The constellation of Aslesha

Aslesha Nakshatra (Hydrae) 106º40 - 120º00:  This 9th star is red in color composed of a bunch of six stars. There is a Tamil Proverb that says that Aslesha looks like a grindstone. A feminine class, belongs to the Raakshasa type: as God is the serpent and the sparrow signifies its bird group. General Characteristics: Jupiter is the lord of its 1st and 4th padas. Hence the natives of the ...Continue Reading...

Pushya Nakshatra – The constellation of Pushyami

Pushya Nakshatra or Pushyami Nakshatra (Cancri) 93º20 - 106º40:  Even as the lion is the kind amongst the animals, it is stated that the Pushya Nakshatra excels all other and is the king amongst the constellations. Pushya is a "Kula" star and  it is a cluster of three white stars in the sky like the flower of a snake-gourd. It is a male star belonging to the divine group. Its lord is ...Continue Reading...

Punarvasu Nakshatra – The constellation of Punarvasu

Punarvasu Nakshatra (Gemini Pollux) 80º00 - 93º20 The Punarvasu Nakshatra is in the form of a potters wheel. It belongs to the divine group. Red in colour, the star is likened to a bamboo tree, the swan. Lord Rama was born under Punarvasu Nakshatra. General Characteristics: Those born in Punarvasu Nakshatra will be very virtuous, they will not lie and would relish good food. They will take ...Continue Reading...

Aridra Nakshatra – The constellation of Aardra

Aridra Nakshatra or Aardra Nakshatra (Orionis) 66º40 - 80º00 :  It is the 6th star and mention of this name brings to mind the month of Dhanus and Lord Nataraja of Chidambaram. The Lord is supposed to have been born under the Aridra Nakshatra and hence the term "Aardra Darsanam" is sacred. A big festival is held on this day in temples and women make "kali"(a delicious food mixed with 09 types ...Continue Reading...