Shatabhisha 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. 

Shatabhisha Nakshatra

Shatabhisha, the Apex of Rahu’s functioning is represented in the Celestial Firmament by Faint group of starts in the heart of the constellation Aquarius. The brightest star of this Nakshatra is the Gamma-Aquarii. The general location of this asterism can be gauged by its neighboring bring star Alpha-Aquarii. 

Shatabhisha Nakshatra Male Characteristics

Doesn’t Hesitate to sacrifice his self-interest to stand by his principles; Creed is Self-Service; Follows Religious rituals strictly; Stubborn; Stands firm to the decision he makes; Very Intelligent; Very Emotional; Not prone to show-off; Very modest. 

Professional Life: Face a Torrid time till the age of 34; After 34 he will make steady progress in his profession and business; Suitable for the fields of Astrology; Psychology; Reiki and other healing arts; Literary understanding will be recognized when he is young.

Compatibility: Face many problems from his near and dear ones; Does not avoid helping them when they need help; Suffer most due to his brothers; Father will not benefit him much; Unstinting love and affection from his mother; Married life may not be very smooth, but his wife will possess all the good qualities of a housewife. 

Health: Health will not be as good as it appears to be; Poor Immune level because of which he will catch infections; Often troubled by Urinary infections; Breathing trouble and diabetes. 

Shatabhisha Nakshatra Female Characteristics

Very Quiet in Nature; Short-Tempered when provoked; Prefers religious rituals as she is god-fearing; Involved in family quarrels leading to a lack of mental peace; Possesses a good memory; Sympathetic and Generous. 

Professional Life: Inclined with Scientific study; Most Female Doctors are born in this Nakshatra.

Compatibility: She loves her husband so much but her life is likely to be full of problems; Likely to be separated from her husband for a long time; She may even become a widow at an early age.

Health: Health is a cause of concern; Suffers from Urinary & Uterus Disorders; Prone to Colic troubles and Chest Pain.

Name: “The Hundred Physicians”; “The Hundred Medicines” 

Symbol: Empty Circle 

Deity or God: Varuna, The Lord Of The Oceans

Nature: Secrecy. 

Mode of Functioning: Active Nakshatra 

Caste: Butcher Class

Gender: Neutral or Eunuch Nakshatra

Body Parts: Jaw, Emphasises the act of Eating; Drinking & Speaking. 

Direction: From Southwest to Southeast 

Profession: Electricians & All those who work with Electricity; Technology Experts; Chemotherapists; Radar & X-Ray experts; Science fiction writers; Disposal & Recycling Industry; Physicians & Surgeons; Detectives; Puzzle Experts; Explorers; Hunters; and Inventers. 

Places: High-tech studios & Environments; Off-Shore drilling stations; Airports; Factories; Hospitals; Recycling Stations; Night Pubs, Clubs mainly Techno Clubs; Sea-Side; Oceans; Temples; Yoga, Meditation centers; Film & Television Studios; Processing Labs; Hunting Grounds; All the places related to the above mentioned professions. 

Guna (Essence): Tamas

Tattwa (Element): Ether Element 

Gana (Type): Rakshasa (Demonic) Nakshatra 

Orientation: Upward Nakshatra

Lunar Month: Last Nine Days of the Lunar month of Shravan(Month of August in the Solar Calendar) 

Lunar Day: Chaturdashi (14th Tithi or Day) 

Auspicious Activities: Good for Singing Business Deals & Contracts; Land & Housing Deals; Education & Learning Activities; Medicine; Therapies; Media Events; Technological activities; Visiting the Sea-Side. 

Inauspicious Activities: Not good for beginnings in general; Marriage; Childbirth; Fertility treatments; Not beneficial for too much socializing unless it is work-related; Not good for Buying New Clothes or Jewellery; Not good for Domestic activities.   

Planetary Ruler: Saturn, Rahu & Uranus. Rahu is the main ruler. 

Vowels and Alphabets: “Go”, “Sa”, “Si”, “Su” 

Sexual Type: Mare

Esoteric: Subtle Electric forces of the heavenly realm. 

Celestial Lineage (Gothra): Sage Atri 

Remedial: Healing measures can be used for those dealing with the bad effects of this Nakshatra. 

Historical Personalities: Elvis Presley, a famous singer, and entertainer Is a demonstration of the name and fame of this Nakshatra can bestow in toady’s day. 

Shatabhisha Nakshatra Padas (Quarters):

1st Pada:  The First Pada or the Quarter of this asterism 6”40’-10”00’ Aquarius falls in Sagittarius Navamsa ruled by Jupiter. The Native of this Pada is Casual, Optimistic and Generous. There are chances that they may get cheated.  

2nd Pada: The Second Pada or the Quarter of this asterism 10”00’-13”20’ Aquarius falls in Capricorn Navamsa ruled by Saturn. It is more of Practical and Methodical, the Native is over-ambitious. 

3rd Pada: The Third Pada or the Quarter of this asterism 13”20’-16”40’ Aquarius falls in Aquarius navamsa ruled by Saturn. The Native here are Fat-Sighted; sometimes they can be Short-tempered. 

4th Pada: The Fourth Pada or the Quarter of this asterism 16”40’-20”00’ Aquarius falls in Pisces Navamsa ruled by Jupiter. The focus of this Pada is on Compassion & Healing. 

Lucky Number: 4

Lucky Letters: G & S 

Lucky Colours: Blue Green

Lucky Stones: Gomedhaka

Advantages of Wearing Gomedhaka

  • It provides professional progress and enhances one’s social and professional life. 
  • Helps in healing diseases like Cancer; Varicose Veins; Boils; Leprosy; Clumpsiness. 
  • Brings 5 fruits into the life of the wearer: Meditation; Financial Prosperity; Righteous Living; Pleasures of Life & Nirvana. 
  • Very beneficial for people pursuing public speaking. 
  • Brings Peace and Happiness in Marital Life. 
  • Wears to Boost Love, Peace & Harmony. 

Remedies for Shatabhisha Nakshatra

  • The people of this nakshatra suffering from something should use the various Healing measures to get rid of these bad effects.  
  • Another powerful way is to worship Lord Shiva in any form one is attracted to.  
  • Repetition of the root mantra “Om Lam” 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 Shatabhisha's favorable directions, colors, numbers, letters and worshipping Serpent deities, the natives can expect significant changes and improvements in the standard of life. 
  • All shades of Blue and Neon Electric colors 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.