Revati 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.

Revati Nakshatra

Revati, the Culmination of Mercurial energy, in fact, all the zodiacal energies are represented in the Celestial firmaments by a group of very faint stars in the Constellation names Pisces. The exact number of these stars is not specified by the Ancient seers. The Ancient seers, saw these stars forming the shape similar to a Dhola (a drum strung across the neck with a strap and played with both hands.

Revati Nakshatra Male Characteristics

Pure hearted; Soft-spoken; Sincere in his dealings; Says the right thing at the right time; Unlikely to hurt anyone with his words or deeds; Easily get hurt if someone tries to control his independence; Tends to get attached to the people he trust; Very ambitious; Even a slight setback makes him feel depressed.

Professional Life: Waits for Opportunities to do any work; Sometimes leads to Disappointment and Failures; He can do anything to achieve success in the chosen field; Strong will-power; Overcomes all the difficult obstacles to reach the goals; Inclined to Science; Interested in Historical researches, Astrology and Astronomy; After the age of 50 he will lead a Stable and Comfortable life.

Compatibility: Won’t gain any benefits from his relatives; Enjoy his married life; Share a very good bond with his wife; She will be very flexible.

Health: May not be too good; Frequent Fever, Dysentry, problems related to Teeth and Gums. Suffer from Stomach Ulcer and Ear Problems.

Revati Nakshatra Female Characteristics

Headstrong; Prone to dominating others; God-Fearing; Superstitious; Observes all religious practices and rituals.

Professional Life: Educated in the field of Fine arts or Mathematics; End up as a Telephone operator, Teacher or a Public Relation officer; Even end up as a High-Level Diplomat in Politics.

Compatibility: Enjoy a Plane and Harmonious wedded life; Enjoys all the happiness and material comforts provided by her husband; Lesser fights with her in-laws which can be sorted with communication. 

Health: Problematic sometimes; Ailments in Stomach, Feet, and Ears.

Name: Wealthy

Symbol: “Fish Swimming in a Sea” or “Drum”

Deity or God: Pushan, the Solar Deity

Nature: One of the Most Pleasing and Benevolent Nakshatras

Mode of Functioning: Balanced Nakshatra

Caste: Shudra Caste

Gender: Female Nakshatra

Body Parts: Feet, Ankle, Abdomen, and Groin.

Direction: North and North East

Profession: Hypnotists and Psychic mediums; Creative artists of all types; Actors; Entertainers; Comedians; Linguists; Magicians; Watchmaker; Roadplanners; Timekeepers; Astrologers; Managers; Professional Hosts; Gemstone dealers; Those involved in Pearl Industry; Marine Industry; Involved in Foster homes and Orphanages; Air Traffic Controllers; Traffic Cops; Lighthouse workers; Those involved in Road Safety and Driving Instructors.

Places: Roads; Railway Tracks; Oceans; Beaches; Shipping Yards; Cinema; Orphanages; Monasteries; Ships; Aeroplanes; Trains; Bus stations; Transport Industry; Public auditoriums; Driving schools; All places connected with the above-mentioned professions.

Guna (Essence): Sattwic Nakshatra

Tattwa (Element): Ether Element

Gana (Type): Deva or Godly Nakshatra

Orientation: Level Nakshatra

Disposition: Soft Nakshatra

Lunar Month: Nine days of the Lunar month of Bhadrapada.

Lunar Day: Purnima (15th Tithi or Day)

Auspicious Activities: Starting all activities of a accurate nature; Business activities and commercial dealings; Anything Concerning exchange of goods; Great for marriage & sexual activity; Sacred rituals; All kinds of Traveling; Good for dealing with gemstones; Buying cars, homes, and other precious goods; Creative activities like Music, Dama, etc.; Good for kind, charitable and soft activities; Learning, especially spiritual; Healing and treatment of diseases; rest; Good for recreation projects like planting; Good for completion of all types

Inauspicious Activities: Avoided for the beginning of all kinds; All activities requiring Harshness and Boldness should be avoided; Not good for overcoming difficulties, obstacles, enmity, Not good for negatives, sharp actions like Surgery.

Planetary Ruler: Mercury

Vowels and Alphabets: “The”, “Tho”, “Cha”, “Chi”

Sexual Type: Elephants.

Esoteric: Seven Sacral centers known as Sahastrara

Celestial Lineage (Gothra): Sage Kratu

Remedial: Natives suffering from the bad effects of this Nakshatra are recommended to worship Lord Vishnu.

Historical Personalities: Dolly Parton, Well known Singer and Entertainer.

Revati Nakshatra Padas (Quarters):

1st Pada:  The First Pada or the Quarter of this asterism  16”40’-20”00’ Pisces falls in Sagittarius Navamsa ruled by Jupiter. The focus is on being Casual and Generous. The Natives of this Pada are very Optimistic.

2nd Pada: The Second Pada or the Quarter of this asterism 20”00’-23”20’ Pisces falls in Capricorn Navamsa ruled by Saturn. The focus of this Pada is on being fixed and focused on one path without taking many risks.

3rd Pada: The Third Pada or the Quarter of this asterism 23”20’-26”40’ Pisces falls in Aquarius Navamsa ruled by Saturn. The focus is on being Compassionate and Sensitive to others and being very helpful to them.

4th Pada: The Fourth Pada or the Quarter of this asterism 26”40’-30”00’ Pisces falls in Pisces Navamsa ruled by Jupiter. Native is prone to dreaming and fantasizing thigs; The Native of this Pada also gets easily influenced.

Lucky Number: 5

Lucky Letters: C & D

Lucky Colours: Brown

Lucky Stones:  Emerald

Advantages of Wearing Emerald

  • Increases the Power of Reasoning and Spirituality
  • Increases the Concentration level of an Individual
  • Power to bring Good Fortune and Wisdom to the wearer
  • Enhance Faithfulness and love in a relationship
  • Decreases the chances of being bitten by a Snake
  • The wearer is said to have the power to hold money

Remedies for Revati Nakshatra

  • The people of this nakshatra suffering from the Negative effects of this Nakshatra should worship Lord Vishnu
  • The practice of Raja Yoga is the best way to utilize this Nakshatra’s potential. 
  • Repetition of the root mantra “Om Lam” “Om Ksham” “Om Am” & “Om Aam” 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 Revati’s favorable directions, colors, numbers, letters and worshipping Serpent deities, the natives can expect significant changes and improvements in the standard of life. 
  • Oceanic, Light and Pastel shades 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 Shravana to undertake important actions.