Poorvashada, Uttaraashada, Shravana and Dhanistha Nakshatra

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20. Poorvashad [Sagittarius 13-20′ to Sagittarius 26-40′]
Action: Argumentation, violent and nefarious activities, war, work related to fire, weapons; killing, swindling, distilling poisonous medicines, poisoning others.

Nature: Masculine, Brahman, salvation, looking downward, sight blind, lunar, no. of stars 4, ruled by Al, violent, shaped like a tusk , Kul.

Direction: looking downward.

POORVAASHADA is a dreadful star, earthly in quality.  It is ruled by Venus, indicating popularity.  It is translated as “the undefeated,” or “unsubdued,” indicating a person able to be independently wealthy, or able to act as one likes without considering others’ opinions.  One with this influence has one’s name spread around.When this star is on the ascendant, the person is humble, with many friends and children, and faithful to the mate. One may have educational handicaps and engage in some ostentatious or foolish behavior.  The native will get positions of high reputation, but does best in a service position. When the Moon tenants this star, one will be proud, firm in friendship and devotion, and having a good and friendly marital partner.

Poorvashada rules over the tender-hearted, navigators, fishermen, aquatics, those who are truthful, pure, and wealthy, constructors of bridges, those who live near water, and aquatic flowers and fruits.

1st Pada: THE MOON AT:   13-20 degrees to 16-40 degrees Sagittarius:
of mild and feminine appearance and habits; having few sons; of short longevity; caters to the poor and needy; is brave and humble; has income connected with water.
2nd Pada: THE MOON AT:    16-40 degrees to 20 degrees Sagittarius:
proud, lustrous personality with a quick temper;  sickly, humorous and a heavy perspirer.
3rd Pada: THE MOON AT:    20 degrees to 23-20 degrees Sagittarius:
clean, sickly, with a pot belly;  of short-lived mother; able to learn good qualities from others.
4th Pada: THE MOON AT:    23-20 degrees to 26-40 degrees Sagittarius:
strong, benevolent, truthful and of deep voice; with a short-lived father; opposes others; has skin disease.

Doshas / blemishes in the nakshatras found at:
P.ASADHA:
1st Pada: Good
2nd Pada: Good
3rd Pada: Affects parents
4th Pada: Good

Remedial upaaya to be performed:
Feed the brahmins.


21. Uttaraashada [Sagittarius 26-40′ to Capricorn 10-00′]
Action:  Installing a Deity / idol – avahani, marriage – vivaha, coronation.

Nature: Masculine, Kshatriya, salvation, looking upward, sight weak, lunar, fixed, powerful, no. of stars 4, ruled by the demigod/deva Vishwedeva, shaped like a scaffold, Akul.

Direction: looking upward.

UTTARAASHADA is a manusya or earthly star, fixed and auspicious in nature.  It is ruled by the Sun and indicates leadership qualities.  It is translated as “the universal one,”  which indicates the ability to relate to people and to care for the upliftment of humanity.  This star carries the ideas of getting absorbed in something, of penetrating deeply into some action or some aspect of knowledge.When this star is on the ascendant, it represents a sincere and kind character who makes a good counsellor, who is a wanderer, with many enemies and many mates, fond of fun, of sharp intellect, a good public servants, who can read intensely and may become famous.When the Moon tenants this star, one is well-behaved, with many friends, and is grateful and amiable.

Uttarashadha rules over warriors, those devoted to God, wrestlers, elephants, horses, conveyances as well as those who ride them, trees and other immovable things, persons enjoying pleasures, and men of valour.

1st Pada: THE MOON AT:     26-40 Sagittarius to 0 degrees Capricorn:
    wise, broad-minded and charitable, with much scriptural wisdom; loved by their masters and teachers.
2nd Pada: THE MOON AT:     0 degrees to 3-20 degrees Capricorn:
    charitable, eloquent and firm in speech; devoted, bitter with the unrighteous;  greedy and arrogant.
3rd Pada: THE MOON AT:     3-20 degrees to 6-40 degrees Capricorn:
proud, cruel to others, tall and fat, with large eyes.
4th Pada: THE MOON AT:       6-40 degrees to 10 degrees Capricorn:
charitable, religious, wealthy, truthful and well-liked.

No Doshas / blemishes in the nakshatras found at:
UTT.ASHADHA:
1st Pada: Good
2nd Pada: Good
3rd Pada: Good
4th Pada: Good

Remedial upaaya to be performed:
Nothing required.


22. Shravana [Capricorn 10-00′ to Capricorn 23-20′)
Action: Installing a Deity / idol, thread ceremony – upanayana, parting of hair on the head – simontan, shaving, entering the new house – griha pravesham, taking medicine, repairing old houses.

Nature: Masculine, outcast, material, looking upward, sight good, lunar, movable, no. of stars 3, ruled by the Supreme Personality of Godhead Vishnu, shaped like a dwarf, Kul.

Direction: looking upward.

SHRAVANA is a deva or godly star which means “hearing.”  It is a star of learning which is connected to the goddess Saraswati and to the Supreme Lord Vishnu.  It represents communication of that knowledge which helps us transcend the material world.  It is a moveable star ruling those in positions of service and worship. When this star is on the ascendant, we find an excellent character in a lordly position, who is well-known, with many enemies, spending much money, doing religious or humanitarian work.  This fortunate entity is learned, has a few children, and lives away from the birthplace. When the Moon tenants this star, the person is learned, wealthy, famous, possessing a generous marital partner  and making a good student.

Shravana belongs jugglers, those who are always active, the efficient, the energetic, the righteous, devotees of Lord Vishnu, and the truthful.

1st Pada: THE MOON AT:     10 degrees to 13-20 degrees Capricorn:
  tall and fat, virtuous but a fault-finder, with a few sons; enthusiastic; may have appendix problems.
2nd Pada: THE MOON AT:     13-20 degrees to 16-40 degrees Capricorn: passionate and greedy; thin, devoted and having servants.
3rd Pada: THE MOON AT:     16-40 degrees to 20 degrees Capricorn:  passionate and a rogue; sickly; having money but also debts; getting material success.
4th Pada: THE MOON AT:     20 degrees to 23-20 degrees Capricorn:
 charitable and religious; owns property and agricultural holdings; interested in dancing girls; of sun-burnt colour.

NO Doshas / blemishes in the nakshatras found at:
SRAVAN:
1st Pada: Good
2nd Pada: Good
3rd Pada: Good
4th Pada: Good

Remedial upaaya to be performed:
Nothing required.


23. Dhanishta (Shravistha) Capricorn 23-20′ to Aquarius 6-40′]
Action:  Installing a Deity / idol, parting of hair on the head – simontan, shaving – cuda karan, thread ceremony – upanayana, entering the new house – griha pravesham, taking medicine – aroghya, constructing house – griha rambham.

Nature: Masculine, agriculturist, spiritual, looking upward, sight blind, lunar, movable, no. of stars 4, ruled by demigod/deva Vasu, shaped like a Mridanga (the musical instrument), Akul.

Direction: looking upward.

DHANISTHA is a rakshasa or lower nature star, ruled by aggressive Mars and symbolized by a drum, signifying interest or talent in music.  It is translated as the “star of symphony,”  indicating one’s participation in unifying others for a common cause.  Dhanistha is moveable indicating that one’s fortunes are found away from home.When this star is found on the ascendant, it indicates a person of heroic nature, who differs temperamentally with the mate, who is charitable and of royal nature, and can be untruthful, rash, arrogant and harmful if the ascendant is afflicted by bad planets. When the Moon tenants this star, the person is liberal in gift but greedy as well, daring and rash in action, difficult to convince about anything,  wealthy,  fond of music and interested in astrology.

Dhanistha (Shravistha) rules over men without pride, eunichs, fast friends, men hated by women, charitable persons, the wealthy, the peaceful and the self-controlled.

1st Pada: THE MOON AT:     23-20 degrees to 26-40 degrees Capricorn:
with sharp chin; passionate and ambitious; cruel and worrisome.
2nd Pada: THE MOON AT:     26-40 Capricorn to 0 degrees Aquarius:
enthusiastic, truthful, wise, of firm mind, quarrelsome.
3rd Pada: THE MOON AT:      0 degrees Aquarius to 3-20 degrees Aquarius:
proud, rich, well-mannered, taking good care of servants; of fair complexion, hunchback appearance; adherent to one’s own opinion.
4th Pada: THE MOON AT;     3-20 degrees to 6-40 degrees Aquarius:
cruel, proud, irreligious; of hairy body; a tale-bearer.

NO Doshas / blemishes in the nakshatras found at:
DHANISTHA:
1st Pada: Good
2nd Pada: Good
3rd Pada: Good
4th Pada: Good Remedial upaaya to be performed:
Nothing required.