ROHINI NAKSHATRA Hora Sara: Should Rohini be one's natal Nakshatra, one will have plenty of hair on the upper portion of the body, will head a folk, have marks on this back, face, and sides, willcheat others, be ominous to his mother, be wealthy, and learned. Jataka Parijata: If at a person's birth, the Moon be in (Rohini), he will know the weak points of others, be lean, enlightened but addicted to women not his own. Sage Narada: One born in Rohini will be charming in appearance, firm in disposition, honourable, will enjoy pleasures, be fond of liquor, affable in speech, skilful and brilliant. Brihat Samhita: The person born under Rohini will be truthful, pure, sweet-tongued, with a steady mind, and lovely in appearance. Activity: Balanced Caste: Shudra C/M/D: Creation Direction: upward Gender: female Nadi: Kapha Nature: Dhruva (fixed) Quality: Rajasic Yoni: Serpent Specie: Manushya Tattva: Earth Muhurta Chintamani: Rohini is one of the Sthir or Dhruva (Fixed) Nakshatras. In these Nakshatras things of fixed and permanent nature, things concerning one's house, sowing of seeds things or rites done for getting peace and the planting of small garden etc. can be auspiciously done. Rohini is one of the Urdhvamukhi Nakshatras (or the Nakshatras which have their mouths upwards). In these nakshatras, things related to palaces, coronations, boundry walls, construction of tall structures can be auspiciously begun and performed. - lean, beautiful hands, suffers from eye diseases, weak body, wide forehead, plenty of hair on the upper portion of the body, handsome, charming appearance, long lived, has marks on this back, face, and sides - truthful, honorable, grateful, reciprocates help - determined, firm in disposition , stable mind, independent, knows the weaknesses of others, stable and forgiving in disposition - well behaved , performs accepted jobs, makes a great assistant, agriculturists - bright, brilliant, intelligent , talented , capable, skilful, expert in one's field, experts - poet, is good with metaphors, speaks well, skilful in speech, affable in speech, speaks sweetly - likes wearing new clothes, enjoys pleasures, fond of liquor, has affection for another man's wife, plays with women , interested in love making - sweet natured, little feared, loved by his children - enlightened, religious , respects god and Brahmins, skilled in doing religious deeds - wealthy with respect to corns and money - respected, respected by authorities - ominous to his mother Dasha ruler : Chandra (Moon) Symbol : a cart Deity : Brahma (the Creator) Rulership : Observers of vows, merchandises, kings, wealthy persons, Yogis, cartmen, cows, bulls, aquatic animals, husbandmen, mountains and men in authority. Moon in Rohini : One is truthful and pure, holding no secrets, speaks sweetly and compellingly, of steady mind and heart, and handsome. Attributes : The word is derived from Rohan which means to rise or to bring into existence. It extends in the Vrishabha Rashi from 10'00" degrees to 23'20". Rohini- group therefore encompasses everything that comes within the range of creation - beasts, birds, animals etc. It would also connote the process of growing, begetting, birth, production etc, in brief production, birth and creation. Rising means process of ascending, that is to say the creative evolution, the cultivation and the improvement. Mythology describes Rohini the wife of Chandra. Of all the 27 Stars-all wives of Chandra-Rohini is said to have been fond of fine dress, cosmetics and decor and was the most beloved of Chandra. The Rohini (group) is, in the line with this, considered to be the cause of a taste for fine dress, perfume, and other articles of toilet. Creation continues to exist mainly on the basis of food; and Rohini is supposed to be the cause of food. The direct and immediate cause of food is Agni and Brahma the remote cause. From this point of view the God who gives food, that is Agni, is the spiritual principle of Rohini (group) Nakshatra and because, Brahma the remote cause of food is also the Devata of Rohini; the range of influences of this group runs over the whole gamut of the visible and invisible animal world. Brihat Samhita: When Saturn transits Rohini and countries of Kosala, Madra, Kasi and Pancala as well as cartmen are troubled. Pada descriptions: Those born in the first pada of Rohini are endowed with red hairs, daring, candid, and cruel. The second pada born are enjoyers, controllers of senses, happy, worship gods and guests, wealthy, and interested in rearing catfie. Those born in the third pada are pleasant minded, poets, learned, strong in mind, mathematicians, and collectors of many things. Those born in the fourth pada are lovers of relatives, help others, intelligent, respecting the god Vishnu and their teachers.