The 12th Nakshatra: UTTARA PHALGUNI.
The four quarters are ruled by:
Guru (Jupiter) - the 1st quarter,
Shani (Saturn) - the 2nd quarter,
Shani (Saturn) - the 3rd quarter,
and Guru (Jupiter) - the 4th quarter.
Other aspects of this Nakshatra:
Purushardha (life's vector or motivation) is Moksha.
Totem animal is Bull (Cow (male)).
Symbol - a small bed or back-leg's of marriage bed.
Devata (Deity) - Aryaman.
Dosha - Vata.
This is 12th
Nakshatra of the zodiac ruled by Sūrya (Sun). This Nakshatra spans from 26°40' in Simha (Leo) to 10°00' in Kanya (Virgo). Thus while the first quarter of this Nakshatra falls in
the sign Simha (Leo) ruled by Sūrya (Sun), the last two quarters fall in Kanya (Virgo), ruled
by Buddha (Mercury). Accordingly, the characteristics of those born in the first
Nakshatra are different form those born in the last three quarters.
Those born in the
first quarter have a strong physique, good eyesight and are generally very
ambitious. They do not like to be in subordinate positions for long and try to
reach the highest possible position employing various means. But the efforts
undertaken by these people have a certain aura of royal authority around them.
In contrast, those
born in the last three quarters depend more on their brain and have to make
their way to the top, starting at the lowest rung. They are straight forward
and do not like to be taken for granted by others. They are hard working people
and once they take a decision, nobody can make them change it. They will rest
only when they have finished the job in hand.
Natives born in
this Nakshatra are well arranged and take every step with proper planning.
Those born in Leo are quick tempered and determined to achieve their
objectives. But those born in Kanya (Virgo) are many times in a dilemma as to the best
course of action to be taken. If the natal Buddha (Mercury) is not properly placed in
case of latter class of natives, they will find problems making the right
As a rule, Uttara
Phalguni born enjoy a satisfactory married life and they are happy with their
features: Normally a tall and fat figure. Large countenance and long nose. A black
mole in the right side of his neck.
and general events: The native enjoys a happy existence. He is lucky in several respects. He
has a neat behavior. He shows extreme sincerity in all the work he undertakes.
Religiously also he is much inclined. He enjoys good reputation for his social
While he is clean-hearted, he is hot tempered also. He does not have the requisite patience or
Once he heats up, it
will be very difficult to calm him. But later on he repents over such
expressions when it is too late. However, he will not admit his fault at any
cost. Even if he is convinced that he has done a wrong thing he will not admit
the fact. However, he has good reasoning and is tactful.
sources of earnings / profession: He has an independent nature. However, he undertakes
all the responsibilities and does the same in a perfect manner. He does not
like to deceive others or to be deceived by others. He can shine well in the
profession or work where public contact is required. This success is
attributable to the inherent quality of behavioral techniques. However, he
earns a good amount as commission out of the public dealings. He is not sincere
in his own affairs, whereas he is sincere in others work. Once he takes a
decision nobody can change the decision. Since he is a born hard-working person
he can reach a good position through his hard work. He is suited to the
profession as a teacher, writer or research fellow in the scientific field. In
some cases it has been noticed that he earns extra money out of tuition.
Period upto 32 years
of age will be a period of complete darkness. Thereafter slight upward trend
commence up-to 38 years of age. From his 38th age onwards, his progress is much
faster and achieves much of his desires. A smooth sailing in his life goes on up-to his 62 years of age. He will be lucky to earn fame and wealth during his
fifties. He has only self acquired assets. He is good in mathematics or
engineering, astronomy and astrology. He can also be successful in advertising
His married life will be more or less good. He is quite contended with his
family life. His wife will be most efficient.
5. Health: His health will be generally
good. However, he is prone to body ache, dental problems, gastric trouble,
liver and intestine problems.
Females born in his
Nakshatra will also enjoy more or less the same results as mentioned in the
case of male natives born in this Nakshatra, in addition to the following
1. Physical features: Medium
height, soft body, medium complexion, nose a little bigger. A peculiar
identification mark in the form of a black mole on the face has been noticed in
and general events: She will have very calm and simple nature. She does not keep enemity for
long. She is principled, always joyful.
sources of earnings / profession: She has inherent mathematical aptitude or scientific
background. Hence she is fitted for the profession of teacher or lecturer or in
administrative field. She may also be associated with sanitary department or
hospitals. She may also earn money as a model or as an actress.
4. Family life: She can enjoy happiness from
her husband and children. She is very clever in managing domestic work. Her
husband will be moderately wealthy. She must curb the tendency of pomp and show
as she is likely to become the object of jealous neighbors, who may create
unexpected problems in her family life in alliance with her in-laws
Generally she does enjoy good health. However, possible diseases for this
native are Asthma of mild nature, menstrual trouble, severe headache.