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Jyeshtha Nakshatra in Vedic Astrology



The eighteenth constellation, sign ruled by Mars (Scorpio) and the star is governed by Mercury.

Symbol
An umbrella, earring or an amulet
Meaning
The eldest one
Deity
Indra, the king of the demigods
Location
16.40 Scorpio to 30.00 Scorpio
Stars
Alpha, Sigma & Tau Scorpionis
Lord
Mercury
Varna (Caste)
Servant
Guna (Quality)
Sattwic (Pure)
Gana (Nature)
Rakshasa (Demonic)
Yoni (Sexual Type)
Deer
Alphabets
No, Ya, Yi, Yu


Part of the body: Colon, anus, genital organs, ovaries and the womb.

Diseases: Leucorrhoea, bleeding piles, fistula, tumor, vernal disease and affliction of bowels.

Profession: Chemical engineer, press publication. textile mill, canals, thermal station, power house, impounded - reservoir music instrument, insurance agent, surgeon, surgical instrument, tonics manufacturer, boilers, pump sets, sessions judge, gallows, jails, postmortem, calculators, telegraph sets, cable and wire manufacturer, boatman representatives.



Written by Sanjay Sharma, © 2011, revised February 2016