Ashwini is the
first Nakshatra of zodiac having a spread from 0°0' to 13°20' and
ruled by the Southern node Ketu. Entire Ashwini Nakshatra falls in the Mesha (Aries), which is
ruled by the aggressive and fiery planet Mars (Mangala). Though generally the qualities
like aggressiveness are prominent in natives born in this sign (Rashi) and Nakshatra,
the occurrence of the same may differ according to the quarter occupied by the Chandra (Moon) and the sign occupied by the lord of the Nakshatra, Ketu.
Males born in this
Nakshatra have large eyes and a broad forehead. The nose is slightly bigger and
longer compared to the rest of the face. Generally these people are slim but
yet powerful. If any of the fiery planets, viz. The Sūrya (Sun) or Mangala (Mars) is
placed in any of the fiery signs, viz. Mesha (Aries), Simha (Leo) or Dhanu (Sagittarius), these people have
good disease resistant power.
People born in
Ashwini are generally cheerful, nearly always bubbling with enthusiasm. They
are very active, always busy doing something and if nothing else, will spend
their time keeping their house neat and clean.
They are faithful
to the people who love them and will try to do anything for such people to
reciprocate their love. But understanding somewhat rude and strange behavior of
Ashwini natives will be the responsibility of others. If the others can do
this, then Ashwini native will prove to be the best friend one can find.
Ashwini natives are sympathetic to the people in trouble and can provide proper
guidance to such people.
and rude in normal times, males and females born in this Nakshatra know how to
keep their patience in times of difficulty. For this reason, males born in this
Nakshatra make some of the best military officers. But it is very difficult to
calm these people when they loose their cool.
These people are
stubborn and whenever provoked, will try to avenge their insult. This quality
is most prominent in case of people having strong Mars (Mangala). If Ketu, lord of
Ashwini is occupying Vrshchika, such person will have the tendency to take
plan their tasks and consider nearly every aspect of the issue before taking
any action. They are ready to accept the responsibility of their actions,
whether good or bad.
A male born in
this Nakshatra is a firm believer in God and respects holy places. But he also
carries the view that religion is not an end in itself; rather, it is a tool
for humankind to achieve happiness. Hence, he also believes that a religion
needs to keep on adapting to modern times. A female born under this Nakshatra
tries to stick to old traditions while carrying a modern mindset. She likes to
respect the old and elderly and perform the traditional family rituals.
are a jack of all trades. In their quest to know as many new things as
possible, they end up trying various vocations, rarely carrying on a single
vocation for a longer period. Generally they have to struggle for success even
in small matters till the 30th year.
The wise old
saying 'Marry in haste and repent at leisure' fits perfectly to these people.
Though they sincerely love their family members and close associates, their
somewhat rude behavior sometimes alienates them. When that happens, these
people feel rejected. Many times they receive help and appreciation from people
outside their family.
Male born in Ashwini Nakshatra will have a beautiful countenance. His eyes will
be bright and large. Forehead broad and nose a little bigger.
and general events: The native may appear to be very calm and quite, but capable of getting
his work done unnoticed and is more predominant in the case of native born
during the period from April 14th to April 28th, when the Sun will be
transiting his exaltation place in Ashwini and from October 14th to October
28th, when the Sun will be transiting his debilitation place in Swati. There is
a saying that even Yama, the God of Death, cannot change his adamant attitude.
Those born in the Ashwini of other months will have stubbornness in a lesser
He will remain
faithful to those who love him and will not hesitate to sacrifice anything for
such persons. Ashwini born is the best friend in need provided others
understand him. He keeps his patience even at the time of greatest perils. But
it will be a hurricane task to console the native when he goes berserk. He is
the best adviser to the persons in agony. But he deeply resents and fears
criticism, see suggestions from others, as a frightening attempt at
He takes his own time
to do any work. Even so, his actions may be slow but well thought. He will not
jump upon any matter without examining prose and corns of each item of work. He
cannot be easily influenced. Once he carries out an action or work, whether it
is good or bad, right or wrong, he will stick to what he has done, come what
He is a firm believer
of God. But there is no room for religious or other sentiments. He is orthodox
but in new style i.e., he believes in modernization of orthodox method and
Even though he is
quite intelligent, at times he makes mountain of even small matters. This leads
him in a state of lack of mental peace and will always be in desperate mood. He
is always interested in keeping the entire surroundings neat and clean.
and sources of earnings / profession : He is jack of all arts. He is generally fond
of music and interested in literary pursuits. Period up to his 30th years of
age will be full of struggle. He has to face obstacles even for small matters.
From the 30th year of age, there will be steady and continuous progress which
will continue up to 55 years of age.
One of the
predominant features noticed is that he is very stingy, but his expenditure
will be more than his income due mainly to his pomp and show. He is inclined to
meet his desires and needs at any cost.
He loves his family in entire sincerity. However, he is subjected to hatred by
his own family members due to his adamant behavior. Affection that was expected
and the care that was required, cannot be derived from the father of the
native. In other words, the natives as also his co-borns will be neglected by
their father. Whatever help he may derive is only from the side of his maternal
uncle. Maximum possible help will come from those who are outside the family
takes place between 26 to 30 years of age. There will be more sons than
Females born in this
Nakshatra will have more or less the same general results as mentioned in the
case of male natives. In addition, she will have the following results:
Eyes will be bright and small resembling to that of a fish. She has a magnetic
and general events: She has the technique of bringing anybody near to her with her sweet
speech. She maintains utmost patience. She indulges in too much sexual
operations. She is pure-hearted. Even while living in the modern society she
maintains the age old tradition of respecting elders.
sources of earning / profession: If employed she may either be not interested in the
work after 50 years of age and may quit the job or seek voluntary retirement.
It is not a negative point. She may do so, as her financial or other conditions
would have improved by her 50th years of age, and she no longer requires any
work for her livelihood. She will thereafter devote herself to the welfare of
the family and to some extent do social work, provided other planetary
positions are not adverse. Administrative type of job is earmarked for her.
4.Family life: Normally
marriage takes place between the period of 23 years to 26 years of age. It has
been noticed that in case marriage takes place at a young age i.e., before the
age of 23 years, such marriage ends either at divorce, separation from the
husband for long time or even death of the husband.
There will be more
female children than male children. She is quick to respond to the needs and
desires of her children to pursue the interest of the children. Whenever time
permits, these females do cleaning of the house and household articles and they
force others to do the same.
5. Health: Her health will generally be
good. Main cause of her ailments is unnecessary mental worry and anxiety. In
some cases, when such worry or anxiety goes beyond control, it has been noticed
that brain disorder of mild type takes place at a later stage. She should
always be careful while cooking or while handling fire. In the modern society,
motor vehicle accidents have also been noticed.