List of nakshatras

Here is a list of nakshatras clicking each link will redirect you to an appropriate archive which will show all about that particular nakshatra. And figure out which is your nakshatra and start practicing appropriate sadhana and mantra to live the fullest life.

In Hindu astrology, there are 27 nakshatras (“lunar mansions”, Sanskrit: नक्षत्र, IAST: Nakṣatra), or sectors along the ecliptic. A list of them is first found in the Vedanga Jyotisha, a text dated to the final centuries BCE. The Nakṣatra system predates the influence of Hellenistic astronomy on Vedic tradition, which became prevalent from about the 2nd century CE. There are various systems of enumerating the Nakṣatra although there are 27-28 days to a sidereal month, by custom only 27 days are used The following list gives the corresponding regions of sky.

Ashwini

Bharani

Karthika

Rohini

Mrigashira

Ardra

Punarvasu

Pushya

Ashlesha

Makam

Purva Phalguni

Uthara Phalguni

Hasta

Chithra

Swathi

Vishakha

Anuradha

Jyestha

Mula

Purva ashada

Uthra ashada

Shravana

Dhanishtha

Shathabhistha

Purva bhadrapada

Uthara Bhadrapada

Revathi

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