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Nakshatra Table – Thanks to Ernst Wilhelm - www.vedic-astrology.

net

Name Degrees Meaning Shape/Symbol Guna Goal Race Result of Nature Sex***
Shakti &
Basis'

1 Aswinni 00 - 13:20 the horsemen horses head Rajas dharma Deva world light, swift M
Aries becomes free
from disease

2 Bharani 13:20 - the bearers female sexual Tamas artha Manusha moving on to fierce, F
26:40 Aries organ the next world severe

3 Krittika 26:40 Aries razor/cutter dagger/razor Sattva kama Rakshasa burning or soft/dreadful F
- 10 Taurus purification

4 Rohini 10 - 23:20 ruddy cow, red, chariot Rajas moksha Manusha creation fixed M?
Taurus growing

5 Mrigashira 23:20 dear or head or a deer Tamas moksha Deva make the soft, tender N
Taurus - antelope's head world
6:40 enjoyable
Gemini

6 Ardra 6:40 - 20 the moist tear drop, gem Sattva kama Manusha brings about sharp, F
Gemini achievement dreadful

7 Punurvasu 20 Gemini - return of the quiver/ house, bow Rajas artha Deva revitalization movable M
3:20 light and goods, of plants
Cancer

8 Pushyami 3:20 - nourisher, teat of cow, arrow, Tamas dharma Deva creation of light, swift M
16:40 flower, the best flower spiritual
Cancer energy

9 Aslesha 16:40 - entwiner, wheel, serpant Sattva dharma Rakshasa destruction of sharp, F
30:00 embracer, the victim dreadful
Cancer intimate
connection

10 Magha 00 - 13:20 beneficent, throne, palanquin, Rajas artha Rakshasa death fierce, F
Leo mighty royal court severe

11 PurvaPhalguni 13:20 - previous red legs of a cot, stage Tamas kama Manusha creation of the fierce, F
26:40 Leo one fetus severe

12 UttaraPhalguni 26:40 Leo - later red one bed, legs of a cot Sattva moksha Manusha accumulation fixed F
10 Virgo of wealth

13 Hasta 10 - 23:20 hand closed hand Rajas moksha Deva puts what one light, swift M
Virgo wishes to gain
in one's hand

14 Chitra 23:20 Virgo brilliant, pearl Tamas kama Rakshasa gain honor in soft, tender F
.- 6:40 distinguished one's work
Libra

15 Svati 6:40 - 20 independent, coral, sapphire Sattva artha Deva transformation movable F
Libra sword

16 Vishaka 20 Libra - branched, leaf decked Rajas dharma Rakshasa fruit of the soft/dreadful F
3:20 forked branches triumphal gate, harvest
Scorpio potters wheel

17 Anuradha 3:20 - subsequent or bali (heap of Tamas dharma Deva honor and soft, tender M
16:40 success, rice), umbrella abundance
Scorpio following Radha

18 Jyesta 16:40 - 30 the eldest kundal (ear Ring), Sattva artha Rakshasa one becomes sharp, F?
Scorpio umbrella, talisman a hero dreadful

19 Moola 00 - 13:20 root, tail of lion, Rajas kama Rakshasa the power to sharp, N
Sagittarius commencement crouching line destroy (can dreadful
destroy
destruction)

20 Purva Ashada 13:20 - earlier victory hand fan, Tamas moksha Manusha gain of luster fierce, F
26:40 winnowing basket, severe
Sagittarius tusk, square

21 Uttara Ashada 26:40 later victory machan, elephant Sattva moksha Manusha becomes fixed F
Sagittarius tusk, square unchallenged
- 10 winner
Capricorn

22 Sravana 10 - 23:20 famous, hearing 3 footprints, arrow Rajas artha Deva connection of movable M
Capricorn all things

23 Dhanishta 23:20 very rich, very mridanga (drum) Tamas dharma Rakshasa bringing movable F
Capricorn - swift people
6:40 together
Aquarius

24 Shatabishak 6:40 - 20 100 medicines circle, flower Sattva dharma Rakshasa world freed of movable N
Aquarius or doctors calamity

25 Purva Bhadra 20 earlier double faced man, Rajas artha Manusha support the fierce, M
Pada Aquarius - auspicious one stage, machan, entire world severe
3:20 Pisces legs of a cot

26 Uttara Bhadra 3:20 - later auspicious last bed, legs of a Tamas artha Manusha stability of the movable M
Pada 16:40 one cot two joined men three worlds
Pisces

27 Revati 16:40 - 30 rich, wealthy mridanga (drum), Sattva moksha Deva nourishment of soft, tender F
Pisces fish the entire
world