Anuradha Nakshatra



In Vedic Astrology, known as ‘Jyotish' in Sanskrit, the 27 constellations (Nakshatras) determines the core of celestial influences on our planet. The term Nakshatra when dissected gets split into Naksha - Map, and Tara – Star which points out the "Star mapping" technique. The 27 Nakshatras, in a way, represents our ideal path in the passage of life right from the moment of birth and goes till death. 

Anuradha Nakshatra

Anuradha Nakshatra consists of three stars in a row forming the shape similar to a Staff. These stars are known as Futa-Furpionis, Delta-Scorpionis & Pi-Scorpionis. All these stars lie at the beginning of the Zodiacal constellation of Scorpio. All these stars can be easily spotted in the dark sky. 

Anuradha Nakshatra Male Characteristics

The Native of this Nakshatra will be handsome and have bright eyes. If the combination of the planets is not food, the native can have cruel looks. He can handle the most difficult situation in a systematic way. He will be depressed most of the time and will lack the peace of mind. He is very Hardworking and always completes the task given to him. 

Professional Life: The native of this Nakshatra will succeed in business. If he is employed, he knows how to impress his boss. He starts earning at a quite young age (17-18 years). He will face problems from the age of 17 years to 48 years. He will have occasional benefits and favorable results. After the age of 48, his life will be extremely good, he will start settling in his life and will become free from most of the miseries. 

Compatibility: He will never enjoy any benefits from his father and in some cases, he will have fights and arguments with his father. He will never receive any love or affection from his mother. He settles down far away from his place of birth. One positive thing about this Nakshatra is that his married life will be completely satisfactory. His spouse will be a perfect housewife. He takes special care of his children, who achieve a higher position than his own.

Health: Generally be good; Sometimes prone to Asthmatic attacks, Dental problems, Cold & Cough, Constipation and Sore Throat. He does not take medicines properly because of his careless nature. 

Anuradha Nakshatra Female Characteristics

She is very innocent looking; The native of this Nakshatra possesses beautiful waist which makes her more attractive to males; She is never Arrogant; Pure-Hearted; Believes in leading a simple life; She is of a selfless, agreeable disposition; Respects her elders; Her friends will always protect her. 

Professional Life: More interested in Music & Fine Arts; Academic degree or a higher degree of knowledge in Music or dance; Many professionals of the dance forms are said to be born in this Nakshatra. 

Compatibility: Very devoted to her husband; Observes Religious Norms; Called as the Model mother for the upbringing of her own children; Her love and care towards her in-laws makes her more worthy.

Health: Suffer from Irregular Periods; Bleeding may be irregular; suffer from Headaches and Nasal Catarrh. 

Name: “Another Radha” or “After Radha” 

Symbol:  A Staff: Symbol of Power & Protection; Lotus is another symbol.  

Deity or God: Mitra, One of the Twelve Adityas (Solar Deities) 

Nature: Exploration 

Mode of Functioning: Passive Nakshatra 

Caste: Shudra Nakshatra (Service Oriented)

Gender: Male Nakshatra

Body Parts: Breasts; Stomach; Bowel & the Womb

Direction: North, South & West

Profession: Occultists Institution & Organization Heads; Astrologers; Spies; All occupations that involve Night duty; Photographers; General Musicians; Manager; Industrialists; Promoters; Counsellers; Numerologists; All professions connected with dealing with Foreign Countries; All Professions requiring Group activity. 

Places: Forest; Mountains; Caves; Lakes; Landscapes; Castles; Stadiums; technological & Industrial areas; Study & Research places; temples; Places used for Practice and Study of Religions; All places connected with the above-mentioned professions.

Guna (Essence): Tamasic Nakshatra

Tattwa (Element): Deva or Godly Nakshatra

Gana (Type): Deva or Godly Nakshatra. 

Orientation: Level Nakshatra

Disposition:Mridu”: Soft, Tender & Mild Nakshatra

Lunar Month: Second Half of the Lunar Month of  Vaishakha. (Mid or Late May in Solar Calendar) 

Lunar Day: Dvadashi (12th Tithi or Day)

Auspicious Activities: Group related activities; Research & study in Science; Meditation; Exploring nature; Managerial activities requiring on the spot decision making; immigration and dealing with foreign affairs; Spending time with Friends; Secretive 

Inauspicious Activities: Marriage; Activities that require Confronting; Inauguration or Starting up something new. 

Planetary Ruler: Mars, Pluto, Saturn & Ketu

Vowels and Alphabets: “Na”, “Ni”, “Nu”, “Ne”

Sexual Type: Deer. They possess qualities like Shyness, Gentleness, Delicacy & Fickleness. 

Esoteric: Bringer of Celestial waters down to the Earth Plane. 

Gotra (Celestial lineage): Sage Angiras. 

Remedial: Praying the Adityas especially the Mitra 

Historical Personalities: Jim Morison, The Singer, and Songwriter. 

Anuradha Nakshatra Padas (Quarters):

1st Pada: The First Pada or the Quarter of the asterism 3”20’-6”40’ Scorpio falls in the Leo Navamsa. Here the focus is on the inner understanding and applying this knowledge in real life. Pride needs to be controlled & Encourage Positive thinking. Sun, Ketu, Mars & Jupiter are strong in this Pada. 

2nd Pada: The Second Pada or the Quarter of this asterism 6”40’-10”00’ Scorpio falls in Virgo Navamsa. This Pada focuses on Learning, Discipline and Group Activities. Rahu & Mercury are very strong in this Pada. 

3rd Pada: The Third Pada or the Quarter of this asterism 10”00’-13”20’ Scorpio Falls in Libra Navamsa. This Pada focuses on Music, Art and Exotic Science. Saturn & Venus are strong in this Pada. 

4th Pada: The Fourth Pada or the Quarter of this asterism 13”20’-16”40’ Scorpio lies in the Scorpio Navamsa. The energy in this Pada needs to be channelized properly. 

Lucky Number: 8

Lucky Letters: N

Lucky Colours: Red Brown

Lucky Stones: Blue Sapphire

Advantages of Wearing Blue Sapphire

  • This stone removes the evil effects of Saturn.
  • Cures Bone Cancer, Kidney related problems, Nerve Disorders & Paralysis.
  • Brings Wealth, Fame, Good Name, Health & Happiness. 
  • Protects the wearer against Danger, Travel problems, Terror, Thieves, and Accidents.
  • Cause financial fortunes to change for the better and helps the wearer with career. 
  • Frees one from Mental Anxiety.

Remedies for Anuradha Nakshatra

  • The people of this nakshatra suffering from something should worship 12 Adityas especially Mitra. Alternatively, can worship Half-Vishnu and Half-Shiva known as Hari Hara. 
  • Repetition of the root mantra Om Yam, and Om Ram 108 times when the Moon transits this Nakshatra and in its corresponding Lunar month is sure to reduce sufferings and bring enlightenment to a person's life.  
  • Following Anuradha's favorable directions, colors, numbers, letters and worshipping Serpent deities, the natives can expect significant changes and improvements in the standard of life. 
  • Red, Blue & Gold are advised to be worn by the natives to undertake all important actions to get super amazing results and to avoid unexpected tragedies. It is helpful if these directions are followed during the Lunar month and days when the Moon transits Anuradha to undertake important actions.