Constellation of Stars (Nakshatras) and their ruling planets (lords)

There are 27 nakshatras in total according to Vedic Astrology.

  1. Aswini – Ketu (The South Node)

Symbol – Horse Head

  1. Bharani – Venus

Symbol – A Vulva

  1. Krittika – Sun

Symbol – A Sharp Instrument

  1. Rohini – Moon

Symbol – A Cart

  1. Mrigasirsha – Mars

Symbol – Deer

  1. Aridra – Rahu

Symbol – Teardrop

  1. Punarvasu – Jupiter

Symbol – A Quiver of Arrows

  1. Pushya – Saturn

Symbol – Udder

  1. Aslesha – Mercury

Symbol – Snake

  1. Magha – Ketu

Symbol – A Royal Throne Room

  1. Purvaphalguni – Venus

Symbol – A Hammock

  1. Uttaraphalguni – Sun

Symbol – A Hammock

  1. Hasta – Moon

Symbol – A Hand

  1. Chitra – Mars

Symbol – A Shining Jewel

  1. Swati – Rahu

Symbol – A Teardrop

  1. Visakha – Jupiter

Symbol – A Sword, Sapphire

  1. Anuradha – Saturn

Symbol – A Lotus

  1. Jyeshta – Mercury

Symbol – A Talisman

  1. Moola – Ketu

Symbol – A Bunch of Roots

  1. Purvashada – Venus

Symbol – A Winnowing Basket

  1. Uttarashada – Sun

Symbol – Elephant Tusk

  1. Sravana – Moon

Symbol – Three Footsteps

  1. Dhanishta – Mars

Symbol – A Musical Drum

  1. Satabisha – Rahu

Symbol – A Hollow Circle

  1. Purvabhadrapada – Jupiter

Symbol – Front Part of a Funeral Cot

  1. Uttarabhadrapada – Saturn

Symbol – Back Part of a Funeral Cot

  1. Revati – Mercury

Symbol – A Drum Used To Mark Time

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