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Pushya Nakshatra in Vedic Astrology



The eighth constellation, sign ruled by Moon and the star is governed by Saturn.

Symbol
The udder of a cow
Meaning
Nourishing or nurturer
Deity
Brihaspati or Jupiter, the priest of the demigods
Location
3.20 Cancer to 16.40 Cancer
Stars
Gamma, Delta and Theta Cancri
Lord
Saturn
Varna (Caste)
Kshatriya (Warrior)
Guna (Quality)
Tamasic (Inertia)
Gana (Nature)
Deva (Divine)
Yoni (Sexual Type)
Sheep
Alphabets
Hoo as in Hootchie, He as in Helen, Ho as in Hogan, Dah as in Darwin


Part of the body: Lungs stomach and ribs.

Diseases: Tuberculosis, ulcers in the respiratory system, gastric ulcer, gallstones, nausea, pains in chest and breasts, jaundice, cough, hiccough, eczema and dyspepsia.

Profession: Deals in products related to mines, petrol, petroleum products, coal, wells, excavations, canals, trenches, deals in agricultural lands, holds position of trust, plumber, grave digger and constructor of monuments, bridges, dams, those who work at night and underground and working in submarine.



Written by Sanjay Sharma, © 2011, revised February 2016