Uttara Bhadrapada 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.

Uttara Bhadrapada Nakshatra

Uttara Bhadrapada, the apex of Saturnine energy is represented in the celestial firmament by two bright stars. The ancient seers saw these stars forming the Back leg of the Funeral Cot. It is also seen that these stars formed a rectangular bed, along with two stars of Purvabadrapada.

Uttara Bhadrapada Nakshatra Male Characteristics

Does not Discriminate between the high or low social standards; Pure Heart; Does not harm or hurt anyone; Very Short-Tempered which does not last for a long time; He would go to any extent to make them happy for the people he loves the most; Man of Learning; Possesses great Wisdom; Great Orator; Capable of overcoming any obstacle in his path; Highly sexually charged; Always on the lookout for the company of the opposite sex.

Professional Life: Possesses great skills over many subjects; Not highly educationally qualified; Self-Educated; Likes to get involved in Fine Arts; Reaches the top position in his profession and gets a lot of applause from people; Ambition would be to become an author of one of the famous books; Starts working at a very young age; Faces Ups and Downs in his life; Settles down only after the age of 42.

Compatibility: He hardly drives any gain from his father; He gets neglected and spend his childhood away from home; Enjoy his married life; have a Beautiful, Loving and Caring wife; Children & Grandchildren be very good to him; His wife will be with him during all his hardships.

Health: Excellent Health; He follows a good, active and disciplined lifestyle; Sometimes a Victim of Paralysis attack, Stomach ailments; Hemorrhoids or Hernia.

Uttara Bhadrapada Nakshatra Female Characteristics

Bring Wealth in her family; She will be known as Lakshmi, Goddess of Wealth; Well-Behaved; Respects Elders; Excellent housewife; Flexible and adaptable to situations; Impartial; Courageous

Professional Life: Earns a lot of money; Gain a lot of Popularity; Travel a lot as a part of her job although she is not very keen on traveling all the time as a part of her job.

Compatibility: Popular at Home like they are at Profession; Bring out a lot of Glories; Fortunate to her family.

Health: Prone to pains in the bones; Indigestion and Menstrual Cramps.

Name:  The Latter Lucky Feet.

Symbol: Back Part of the Funeral Cot.

Deity or God: Ahir Budhanya

Nature: Function in a variety of ways and fashion itself according to the needs and environment

Mode of Functioning: Balanced Nakshatra 

Caste: Kshatriya or Warrior Nakshatra

Gender: Male Nakshatra

Body Parts: Side of the body including the side of the legs, the Shins and the Soles of the Feet

Direction: From West to North

Profession: Yoga and Meditation Experts; Counsellors; Shamenn; Healers; Practitioners of Tantra and other Occult Sciences; Monks; Hermits; Researchers; Philosophers; Poets; Writers; Musicians; Artists; Working in professions which require extraordinary abilities; Nightwatchmen; Doormen; Historians; Librarians; Those who are unemployed and relying on inheritance or charity.

Places: Libraries; Temples; Museums; Book Stores; Ancient ruins; Historical Places; Cremation Grounds; Holy Sites; Pilgrimage Places; Caves; Meditation centers; Charity organizations; Forests; High Mountain Ranges; Bottoms of Lakes; Deep Seas & Oceans; Social Welfare Centres for Psychic and Spiritual Research.

Guna (Essence): Tamasic Nakshatra

Tattwa (Element): Ether Element

Gana (Type): Manusha (Human) Nakshatra

Orientation: Upward Looking Nakshatra

Disposition: Fixed Nakshatra

Lunar Month: Middle Nine Days of the month Bhadrapada

Lunar Day: Navami (9th Tithi or Day)

Auspicious Activities: Quiet and Peaceful activities; Research; Meditation; Psychic Development; Good for making promises; Commitments; Marriage; Beginning construction activities; Financial Dealings; Activities requiring support from others; Artistic ventures; Treatment of Diseases; Sexual Activities; Naming Children and Organizations; Planting and Gardening.

Inauspicious Activities: traveling; Litigation; Dealing with Enemies; Activities requiring quick and swift actions; Gambling; Lending money; Activities requiring physical movement and exertion.

Planetary Ruler: Saturn; Jupiter; Neptune; Ketu. Saturn is the main planetary ruler.

Vowels and Alphabets: “Du”; “Tha”; “Jha”; “Na”

Sexual Type:  Cow, Docile and Passive Sexual Nature.

Esoteric: Homonising aspects of the Universal Mind.

Celestial Lineage (Gothra): Sage Pulahu

Remedial: The Native suffering from the bad effects of this Nakshatra the best remedy is the Worship of Lord Shiva, Vishnu and Goddess Durga.

Historical Personalities: Rabindranath Tagore, his life; works; history brings out all the qualities of this Nakshatra.

Uttara Bhadrapada Nakshatra Padas (Quarters):

1st Pada:  The First Pada or the Quarter of this asterism 3”20’-6”40’ Pisces falls in Leo Navamsa ruled by Sun. The natives are Proud; Knowledgeable and Goal-Oriented. The focus of this Pada is on spreading Experience.

2nd Pada: The Second Pada or the Quarter of this asterism 6”40’-10”00’ Pisces falls in Virgo Navamsa ruled by Mercury. The focus is on Planning and Analysis and doing the back end work.

3rd Pada: The Third Pada or the Quarter of this asterism 10”00’-13”20’ Pisces falls in Libra Navamsa ruled by Venus. The focus is on being Balanced and Grounded.

4th Pada: The Fourth Pada or the Quarter of this asterism 13”20’-16”40’ Pisces falls in Scorpio Navamsa ruled by Mars. The focus of this Pada is on Occult and Mysteries. The native gains a lot of Wisdom. 

Lucky Number: 8

Lucky Letters: D, N, Y & Z

Lucky Colours: Purple

Lucky Stones: Blue Sapphire

Advantages of Wearing Blue Sapphire

  • Gifts the wearer with Wealth; Fame; Good name; Health & Happiness
  • Protects against Danger; Travel problems; Terror and Thieves
  • Protects from problems of Storms; Fire or Natural disaster
  • Improves Digestion and Keeps Lethargy away
  • Improves Focus and Concentration.

Remedies for Uttarabhadrapada Nakshatra

  • The people of this nakshatra suffering from the Negative effects of this Nakshatra should worship Lord Shiva, Vishnu and Goddess Durga.
  • The practice of Raja Yoga is the best way to utilize this Nakshatra’s potential.  
  • Repetition of the root mantra “Om Sam” “Om Sham” & “Om Ham” 108 times when t 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. 
  • Shades of Blue and Shades of Yellow 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.