(Last Updated on : 22-06-2016)
The concept of Nakshatra
originated about 5,000 years ago in India. This concept was used in Vedic Astrology
for accurate predictions of life events and astrological analysis. Nakshatra, also called naksatra in Sanskrit
, denotes lunar mansion, as the moon
moves approximately 13.20 per day so it consequently resides in one nakshatra per day. According to Indian Astrology, the zodiac
has 360 degrees. There are 27 Nakshatras or constellations
in it. The constellations, fixed stars and the mythology
behind these portions in the sky are the sources of these Nakshatras. There is a personal planet
which resides in the nakshatra and functions to unveil detailed information about which houses the planet rules and the meaning of the houses (area of life). Rohini Nakshatra is one of them.
History and Significance of Rohini Nakshatra
Rohini Nakshatra derived its name from Rohan, which expresses the presence and articulates the emergence. It also has a common name of Jamun
. The name Rohini translates as the Reddish One, which signifies the passionate and abundant warmth of this star. In the night sky, it can be recognized as the bright star known as Aldebaran (Alpha-Tauri). This Nakshatra is symbolized by an ox cart or chariot, which reflects commerce, fertility and the ability to carry good or ideas. Its animal
symbol is a male serpent which stands for spiritual power and wisdom. It is ruled by the planet moon from 10 degrees to 23.20 degrees in Vrishabha or Taurus zodiac. There are 4 quarters of Rohini in the Taurus sign. It is also related to another planet Venus
, which is the ruler of Taurus. The planetary influences of the Moon and Venus give this nakshatra the feminine qualities of receptivity and nourishment. The Rohini enclosure is ruled by fire due to the Nakshatra being the bringer of food and production. Its mode is balanced, number is 4 (relating to the material world), gender is female, dosha is kapha, guna is rajas, element is earth
, disposition is fixed (Dhruva) and the bird
. The seed sounds of O, Va, Vi, Vu is related to Rohini Nakshatra. It depicts the nature of manushya or human. The ruling deity of Rohini Nakshatra is Brahma
, who is the creator of the universe.
Male Natives of Rohini Nakshatra
Rohini Nakshatra influences the life and nature of the male natives. More specifically, this Nakshatra can affect their physical features, psychological traits, education, sources of earning, profession, family life, health and life events.
Males of Rohini Nakshatra are normally characterized by slim physique, attractive eyes, beautiful appearance, broad shoulders and well developed muscles. It is important to note that these males can also be short and fatty, based on other planetary positions.
Characteristically, these males are short tempered, stubborn and faultfinders. If they get aggressive, it is difficult for them to reach the melting point of this negative emotion. Their decision is irrevocable by others. They pay no heed to any advice or ideas different from their own. They lack a fixed aim for working. They do not think about their future and only care to provide comfort to themselves in the present. His life is a roller-coaster ride mainly due to lack of advanced planning. They also have positive traits. They are truthful and intolerant of false. They are considered to be responsible, dependable and helpful. They are ruled by their heart. For their loved ones they will not hesitate to sacrifice everything and can vex the ones they hate extremely.
Education, Sources of Earning and Profession
Rohini born are generally well-educated and financially strong. The prerequisite for immense success is a little restraint in their life as freedom of mind is their biggest drawback. They are also known to easily trust others which might affect them adversely. Therefore, Rohini born are strictly recommended not to easily trust their business partners and employees. Mechanical or laborious works are most favorable and adaptable to them. Chemical engineering, milk products and sugarcane can also be a source of income for them.
Relative to their fathers, males of Rohini Nakshatra value their mothers. Their fathers will not be fully beneficial to them. Their married life may not be smooth as disbelieving any social or religious laws will not be difficult for them, for example, disbelieving the social institution of marriage
Males of Rohini Nakshatra may be susceptible to diseases connected with blood, blood cancer
, blood sugar, respiratory
problems, urinary disorders
trouble and tuberculosis
The testing period for Rohini born males is between the age of 18 years and 36 years. A lot of problems, based on economical, social and health grounds, will knock their door. Their pleasant life phase is usually concentrated between the age of 38 years and 50 years and 65 years and 75 years of age.
Female Natives of Rohini Nakshatra
The planetary influences of the Moon and Venus also influence the life and nature of the female natives of Rohini Nakshatra. More specifically, this Nakshatra can affect their physical traits, psychological traits, education, family life and health.
Females of Rohini Nakshatra are known to be beautiful and have attractive eyes. They are usually characterized by fair complexion and medium height.
Similar to Rohini born males, the females are also short tempered. When instigated they may become practical, secretive and violent. They are also considered to be well behaved and well dressed.
Education, Sources of Earning and Profession
Rohini born females generally receive middle level education. Politics
, hotel business, real estate, authority positions, music
, fashion designing and model
ing form their career interests. They possess the specific aptitude needed to perform any kind of work. Hotel work, oils, milk
, paddy fields and dress designing can be favorable and adaptable to them, helping them earn their daily bread.
Family life of the females of Rohini Nakshatra will be healthy. Their husbands and children will act as a source of comfort to them. Female natives are recommended to curb their tendency of stubbornness for a peaceful married life. They should not suspect their husbands, as this might have a negative impact on their marriage, leading to divorce.
Females of Rohini Nakshatra are susceptible to pain in the legs and feet, pain in the breast, irregular menses, swelling above the neck, pimples, sore throat and even breast cancer.
Sacred Energy Vortex for Natives of Rohini Nakshatra
, Sri Pandava Dhootha and Sri Krishna Perumal are the sacred energy vortex for natives of Rohini Nakshatra. The temple
that holds the greatest significance for Rohini star is located in the town of Kanchipuram in Tamil Nadu
, India. This temple is also in close proximity to the Kumarakkottam Sri Murugan temple as well as the Sri Kamakshi Amman temple.
Compatibility and Incompatibility of Rohini Nakshatra with Other Nakshatras
The most compatible Nakshatra with regard to Rohini is Mrigasira Nakshatra
, which is symbolized by the creative source of a female snake
. Also, Ashwini and Bharani Nakshatras along with their female counterparts, Revathi and Satabishsa are compatible with Rohini Nakshatra. As a nakshatra symbolized by the yoni of a snake, it is neutral to male and female counterparts of tiger
and to Visakha and Chitra. Rohini is incompatible with the remaining birth stars. Rohini Nakshatra is the most incompatible with Uttara Aashada Nakshatra, symbolized by the yoni of male mongoose
Nakshatras in Astrology