The 10th Nakshatra: MAGHA.
The four quarters are ruled by:
Mangala (Mars) - the 1st quarter,
Shukra (Venus) - the 2nd quarter,
Buddha (Mercury) - the 3rd quarter,
and Chandra (Moon) - the 4th quarter.
Other aspects of this Nakshatra:
Purushardha (life's vector) is Artha.
Totem animal is Rat (male).
Symbols: a house or a palanquin.
Devata (Deity) - Pitris.
Dosha - Kapha.
This is 10th
Nakshatra of the zodiac, ruled by the node Ketu and spanning from 00°00' to
13°20' in the sign Leo (Simha), ruled by Sūrya the Sun. Ketu signifies Tapasya or relentless
efforts, while Sūrya (Sun) signifies the royal charm and authority. Hence these people,
in whatever capacity they work, try to achieve the highest positions through
Magha born are
constantly trying to upgrade their skills to achieve higher levels of
authority. They respect the elders and their experience. They are aware of
their traditions and cultural heritage. They are straight forward, do not like
to harm others and expect that others should not harm them in any way. If this
does not happen, they are ready to fight and avenge the damage.
and enjoying it at the cost of society is not in their blood. Even when they
are reach, they tend to spend their money on activities that result in general
welfare of the society. Because of this characteristic, these people are often
failures if they undertake independent business, as reckless profit making is
not in their blood. When they undertake any task, they will not leave any stone
unturned till they achieve the success. They will work in the same way for
others, while serving in an employee's capacity. But since they are not much
interested in material wealth, an employee born in this Nakshatra will often
shy away form asking for a higher salary or a higher bonus.
born in this Nakshatra get a good, trustworthy wife. Females born in this
Nakshatra are religious minded and most devoted to their husbands. But the
females born in this Nakshatra must be cautious to avoid any frictions in the
has a prominent neck and a hairy body. There is a mole in the hands and also
beneath the shoulder. Medium size height. Innocent looking countenance.
2. Character and
He is very enterprising. He will respect elders. He will be God fearing. He
enjoys his life. He is expert in various sciences and soft spoken. He likes to
lead a noiseless life. The native will be receiving honor and recognition from
the learned persons. He has good knowledge about various arts.
He will devote his
valuable time for the expansion of his culture and actively involves in various
His dealing with
others will be with a well thought planning and he doesn't want to hurt the
feelings of others. In case any of his action is responsible for hurting the
feeling of others, he is immediately tries to rectify such action. He also does
not like any person who makes hindrance or causes troubles to others. That is
why there may be several hidden enemies in the native's life. He is
hot-tempered. He cannot tolerate any action or activity which is not within the
purview of truth. But this mental feeling leads him into a state of failures.
Selfishness is a remote question for him. He does several things for the
community or society not with the intention of getting anything in return but
for mental satisfaction. This is the reason why the native is able to catch the
eyes of the public.
sources of earning/profession: He will have many servants and great wealth. In the professional
field he cannot attain much success in the material field as he is not business
minded and mainly due to his straightforwardness. However, he will be a fitting
example of sincerity and hard work. this inherent quality of sincerity and hard
work do sometimes pay him some lift but not to the extent when we see the
balance. He is bound to change his field of earning business. Once he takes a
decision, he will stick to that decision. His dealings with his superiors and
subordinates are very cordial and most technical. Hence he is able to be a link
between his boss and subordinates.
4. Family life: Most of the Magha born male
natives will enjoy a happy and harmonious married life. He has to shoulder
several responsibilities, to be more specific, burden of his co-borns.
5. Health: He may suffer from night
blindness, cancer if Shani (Saturn) and Mangala (Mars) jointly aspects Chandra (Moon) in this Nakshatra or
conjoin in this Nakshatra, asthma or epilepsy.
A most beautiful and attractive feature. If Shani (Saturn) aspects Chandra (Moon) in this
Nakshatra, she will have long bunch of hair.
and general events: While she is fond of quarreling and anger is at
her nose, she is charitable, god fearing. She will enjoy royal comforts. She
can attain mastery over both house-hold and official activities. She is
religiously much inclined. Whenever somebody is in trouble she will help them
without any selfish motive.
sources of earning/profession: If Jupiter is also placed in this Nakshatra, she will
be employed in a very high position or she will be like a queen i.e. her
marriage will be with a wealthy person.
One of the drawbacks for the female native born in this Nakshatra is that she
invites friction in the family, make conflict between her husband and in-laws,
resulting in mental torture for everybody in the family. This mental tendency
must be curbed for a happy family life. She will have good children, preferably
the first will be a son and next two daughters.
Health: Her eyes may be affected. Blood disorders, uterine
trouble and hysteria. She may also have jaundice.