The 17th Nakshatra: ANURADHA.
is Nakshatra that's ruled by Shani (Saturn) and is located in 213'20" to
226'40" degrees of zodiac (3'20" to 16'40" Vrshchika (Scorpio)
ruled by Mangala (Mars).
The quarters (Padas) are ruled by:
Sūrya (Sun) - the 1st quarter,
Buddha (Mercury) - the 2nd quarter,
Shukra (Venus) - the 3rd quarter,
and Mangala (Mars) - the 4th quarter.
Other aspects of this Nakshatra:
vector or motivation) - Dharma.
Totem animal - Hare or Deer (female).
Symbol - a Lotus flower.
Deity - Mitra.
Dosha - Pitta.
is 17th Nakshatra of the zodiac. While the planet of hardships and efforts, Shani (Saturn), rules this Nakshatra,
the fiery and aggressive planet, Mangala (Mars), rules the sign. Mangala (Mars) and Shani (Saturn) are
mutual enemies, having some of the most different characteristics. Thus, people
born in this Nakshatra also show some very peculiar characteristics.
born children are somewhat weak in the beginning, but become stronger as they
grow up. These people have a good height, lean and yet strong physique. As a
rule, Anuradha born have to face several obstacles in their life, and hence
they have a somewhat defeated look on their face. They are fairly straight
forward, but if they get a feeling that some one is unnecessarily creating
obstacles in their path, then Anuradha born are likely to harbor a feeling to
take the revenge. These people are ready to wait long for the opportune moment
to take the final action.
While Mangala (Mars) gives them the soldierly abilities to march forward and achieve the
objectives at any cost, the planet of efforts, Shani (Saturn), enables them to keep on
trying again and again till they reach their destination. These people have an
independent nature and will do anything to preserve their independence. This
fiercely independent nature also makes them start earning at a very young age.
But the lord of Nakshatra, Shani (Saturn), makes them struggle at every step
till the second half of their life, after which, they enjoy a smooth sailing.
born, are not on good terms with their parents and other close relations.
Seldom anyone from these relations becomes helpful for their progress in life.
On the other hand, their spouse gives them the all round support necessary to
make their marriage a success.
Physical features: The native will have a beautiful
face with bright eyes. In some cases where combination of planets is not good,
the native has cruel looks.
Character and general events: He
is liable to face several obstacles in his life. Even then he has special
aptitude to handle the most difficult situation in a systematic way. However,
if we look at his face, a peculiar frustrated face can be noticed. The main
reason for such a gloomy appearance is the problems, which he has to confront
on several occasions. to be more specific, there will not be peace of mind in
his life. Even a smallest problem will start pinching his mind repeatedly runs
after one and the same problem.
always think of taking revenge whenever opportunity comes. In spite of these
drawbacks he is the most hardworking and ever ready to complete the task before
him. Come what may, march forward is the motto of this native. In addition it
can be said that after several reversals he ultimately achieves the desired
is a firm believer of god. He cannot keep a permanent stable relationship with
anybody. His life is full of helplessness but independent. Even in several
reversals he will not leave optimism.
Education, sources of earning/profession: He
can be successful in the business field. If he is employed he has a special
caliber of how to pocket his superiors. He starts earning his bread at quite
young age say on or about 17 or 18 years of age. Life between the period of 17
years to 48 years of age will be full of problems. When it's said "full of
problems", it does not mean that there will not be any good period in
between the above-mentioned period. Occasional benefits and favorable results
will be definitely noticed. The life after the age of 48 years will be
extremely good. It is in this period he can settle down in his life to the
desired way and become free from most of the miseries of the life. If Chandra (Moon) is in the company of Mangala (Mars), he may be a person dealing with
drugs and chemicals or a doctor.
Family life: No benefit will be derived from the
co-borns under any circumstances. He cannot enjoy or derive any benefit from
his father. In some cases, frequent friction with his father has also been
noticed. Same way there is no luck of receiving love and affection from the
mother also. Normally, he settles down away from the place of his birth. Even
though several adverse results have been commented above, one of the favorable
points is that his married life will be completely satisfactory. His spouse
will have all the qualities of a good housewife. As is the god's gift, he
always looks back to his life while dealing with his own children and at any
cost he likes to provide all necessities of life as far as possible and the
love and affection. Hence his children reach a height position, much more than
that of the native.
Health: His health will generally be good.
He will be prone to asthmatic attack, dental problems, cough and cold, constipation
and sore throat. Due to non-care nature of his own health he does not take
Physical features: Her face is innocent looking. Even
an ugly looking woman with beautiful waist is attracted to man. Whereas, in the
Anuradha native, in addition to her attractive face and beautiful body her
beautiful waist is further added to her attraction to males.
Character and general events: There
is no room for arrogance in her life. She is pure-hearted. She does not believe
a life of fashion whereas she likes to lead a simple life. A selfless,
agreeable and attractive disposition. She can shine well in social and
political field. She will respect her elders. Her friends will cordon her as if
she is the head of friend's circle.
Education, sources of earning/profession: She
will be more interested in music and fine arts. She may obtain an academic
degree or high degree of knowledge in music or dance. Professional dancers are
also found to have been born in this Nakshatra.
Family life: She is very much devoted to her
husband and observes religious norms. She can be called as a model mother as
far as upbringings of her own children are concerned. Her devotion to her
in-laws pours further glory in her personal life.
5. Health: She may suffer from irregular menses. Severe pain will be
felt at the time of bleeding, as the flow of spoiled blood will be quite
intermittent. In some cases it has been told that, after appearance of monthly
menses, there will be break for some hours or for one or two days before
commencing actual flow. She may also suffer from headache, nasal catarrh.