Nakshatram

Nakshatra Name
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1.Aswini
Ruled by Kethu the South Node. 0’00” to 13’20” (0’00” to 13’20” Aries).
The four quarters are ruled by Mars, Venus, Mercury and Moon.
Symbol – A head of horse.
Rasi – Mesham (Padams 1, 2, 3, 4)
2.Bharani
Ruled by Venus. 13’20” to 26’40″( 13’20” to 26’402 Aries).
The quarters are ruled by Sun, Mercury, Venus and Mars.
Symbol – Yoni
Rasi – Mesham (Padams 1, 2, 3, 4)
3.Krithigai
Ruled by Sun. 26’40” to 40’00 (26’40” Aries to 10’00” Taurus).
The quarters are ruled by Jupiter, Saturn, Saturn and Jupiter.
Symbol – Amrazor
Rasi – Mesham (Padams 1)
Rasi – Vrishabham (Padams 2, 3, 4)
4.Rohini
Ruled by Moon. 40’00” to 53’20″(10’00” to 23’20” Taurus).
The quarters are ruled by Mars, Venus, Mercury and Moon..
Symbol – A chariot
Rasi – Vrishabham (Padams 1, 2, 3, 4)
5.Mrigasirasam
Ruled by Mars. 53’20” to 66’40” (23’20 Taurus to 6’40” Gemini).
The quarters are ruled by Sun, Mercury, Venus and Mars.
Symbol – The head of a deer
Rasi – Vrishabham (Padams 1, 2)
Rasi – Mithunam (Padams 3, 4)
6.Tiruvadri
Ruled by Rahu the North Node. 66’40” to 80’00” (6’40” to 20’00” Gemini).
The quarters are ruled by Jupiter, Saturn, Saturn and Jupiter.
Symbol – Precious stone or a human headr
Rasi – Mithunam (Padams 1, 2, 3, 4)
7.Punarpusam
Ruled by Jupiter. 80’00 to 93’20 (20’00” Gemini to 3’20” Cancer).
The quarters are ruled by Mars, Venus, Mercury and Moon.
Symbol – A bow or a house
Rasi – Mithunam (Padams 1,2,3)
Rasi – Katakam (Padam 4)
8.Pusam
Ruled by Saturn. 93’20” to 106’40” (3’20” to16’20” Cancer)..
The quarters are ruled by Sun, Mercury, Venus and Mars.
Symbol – A flower, circle or an arrow
Rasi – Katakam (Padams 1, 2, 3, 4)
9.Aailyam
Ruled by Mercury. 106’40” to 120’00” (16’40 Cancer to 0’00 Leo).
The quarters are ruled by Jupiter, Saturn, Saturn and Jupiter.
Symbol – A serpent
Rasi – Katakam (Padams 1, 2, 3, 4)
10.Magham
Ruled by Ketu. 120’00” to 132’20” (0’00” to 13’20” Leo).
The quarters are ruled by Mars, Venus, Mercury and Moon.
Symbol – House or a palaquin
Rasi – Simham (Padams 1, 2, 3, 4)
11.Pooram
Ruled by Venus. 132’20 to 146’40” (13’20 to 26’40” Leo).
The quarters are ruled by Sun, Mercury, Venus and Mars.
Symbol – A couch, platform or fireplace
Rasi – Simham (Padams 1, 2, 3, 4)
12.Uttiram
Ruled by Sun. 146’40” to 160’00” (26’40 Leo to 10’00” Virgo).
The quarters are ruled by Jupiter, Saturn, Saturn and Jupiter.
Symbol – A small bed
Rasi – Simham (Padam 1)
Rasi – Kanyam (Padams 2, 3, 4)
13.Hastam
Ruled by Moon. 160’00” to 173’20” (10’00” to 23’20” Virgo).
The quarters are ruled by Mars, Venus, Mercury and Moon.
Symbol – The palm
Rasi – Kanyam (Padams 1, 2, 3, 4)
14.Chithirai
Ruled by Mars. 173’20” to 186’40” (23’20 Virgo to 6’40” Libra).
The quarters are ruled by Sun, Mercury, Venus and Mars.
Symbol – The palm
Rasi – Kanyam (Padams 1, 2)
Rasi – Tulam (Padams 3, 4)
15.Swati
Ruled by Rahu.186’40” to 200’00” (6’40” to 20’00 Libra).
The quarters are ruled by Jupiter, Saturn, Saturn and Jupiter.
Symbol – Coralbr
Rasi – Tulam (Padams 1, 2, 3, 4)
16.Vishakham
Ruled by Jupiter. 200’00” to 213’20″(20’00″Libra to 3’20” Scorpio).
The quarters are ruled by Mars, Venus, Mercury and Moon.
Symbol – A potter’s wheel or an archway
Rasi – Tulam (Padams 1, 2, 3)
Rasi – virchaka (Padams 4)
17.Anusham
Ruled by Saturn.213’20” to 226’40” (3’20” to 16’40″Scorpio).
The quarters are ruled by Sun, Mercury, Venus and Mars.
Symbol – A Lotus flower
Rasi – virchaka (Padams 1,2,3,4)
17.Katteai
Ruled by Mercury. 226’40” to 240’00” (16’40” Scorpio to 0’00″Sagittarius).
The quarters are ruled by Jupiter, Saturn, Saturn and Jupiter.
Symbol – An earring or an umbrella
Rasi – virchaka (Padams 1,2,3,4)
18.Moolam
Ruled by Ketu. 240’00” to 253’20” (0’00” to 13’20” Sagittarius).
The quarters are ruled by Mars, Venus, Mercury and Moon.
Symbol – The tail of a lion or an elephant’s goad
Rasi – Dhanum (Padams 1, 2, 3, 4)
19.Pooradam
Ruled by Venus. 253’20” to 266’40” (13’20” to 26’40”).
The quarters are ruled by Sun, Mercury, Venus and Mars.
Symbol – Tust of an elephant
Rasi – Dhanum (Padams 1, 2, 3, 4)
20.Uttiradam
Ruled by Sun. 266’40” to 280’00” (26’40 Sag to 10’00” Capricorn).
The quarters are ruled by Jupiter, Saturn, Saturn and Jupiter.
Symbol – A small cot
Rasi – Dhanum (Padam 1)
Rasi – Makaram (Padams 2, 3, 4)
21.Tiruvonam
Ruled by Moon. 280’00” to 293’20” (10’00 to 23’20” Capricorn).
The quarters are ruled by Mars, Venus, Mercury and Moon.
Symbol – An ear or an arrow
Rasi – Makaram (Padams 1, 2, 3, 4)
22.Avittam
Ruled by Mars. 293’20” to 306’40” (23’20” cap to 6’40” Aquarius).
The quarters are ruled by Sun, Mercury, Venus and Mars.
Symbol – A musical drum or the flute
Rasi – Makaram (Padams 1, 2)
Rasi – Kumbham (Padams 3, 4)
23.Satayam
Ruled by Rahu. 306’40” to 320’00” (6’40” to 20’00” Aquarius).
The quarters are ruled by Jupiter, Saturn, Saturn and Jupiter.
Symbol – Hundred Flowers
Rasi – Kumbham (Padams 1, 2, 3, 4)
24.Pooratadhi
Ruled by Jupiter. 320’00” to 333’20 (20’00” Aquarius to 3’20” Pisces).
The quarters are ruled by Mars, Venus, Mercury and Moon.
Symbol – A sword
Rasi – Kumbham (Padams 1, 2, 3)
Rasi – Meenam (Padam 4)
26.Uttaratadhi
Ruled by Saturn. 333’20” to 346’40” (3’20” to 16’40” Pisces).
The quarters are ruled by Sun, Mercury, Venus and Mars.
Symbol – The number two or a twin
Rasi – Meenam (Padams 1, 2, 3, 4)
27.Revati
Ruled by Mercury. 346’40” to 360’00” (16’40” to 30’00” Pisces).
The quarters are ruled by Jupiter, Saturn, Saturn and Jupiter.
Symbol – A fish
Rasi – Meenam (Padams 1, 2, 3, 4)