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Hasta Nakshatra in Vedic Astrology



The thirteenth constellation, sign ruled by Mercury (Virgo) and the star is governed by Moon.

Symbol
A hand or a fist
Meaning
A Hand
Deity
Surya, the Sun god
Location
10.00 Virgo to 23.20 Virgo
Stars
Alpha, Beta, Gamma, Delta & Epsilon Corvi
Lord
Moon
Varna (Caste)
Vaishya (merchant class)
Guna (Quality)
Rajasic (Activity)
Gana (Nature)
Deva (Divine)
Yoni (Sexual Type)
Buffalo
Alphabets
Pu as in Putin, Sha as in Sharon, Nu as in Nun, Tha as in Thokar


Part of the body: Bowels, intestines, glands in abdomen and enzymes.

Diseases: Vitamin 'B' deficiency, gas formation, flatulence, loose bowels, pain and disorder in the bowels, short breath, worms in intestines, diarrhea, typhoid, amoebic, and bacillary dysentery, fear complex and hysteria.

Profession: Salesman, mail order business, shipping and clearing agents, textile, yam, advocate, sanitary inspector, export & import, politicians and ambassadors.



Written by Sanjay Sharma, © 2011, revised February 2016