Ashwini Nakshatra :Thinker, Scholar, teacher, interested in medicine and astrology, writer, honest, unsteady, suffers from boils, engaged in domestic quarrels.

General Characteristics: Good looking appearance, gentle personable manners, intelligent, skilled in work.
Translation : Possessing horses, the horsewoman.
Ruling planet : Ketu
Symbol : A horse’s head.
Animal symbol : A male horse
Nature : Deva (god-like).
Presiding deity : Ashvini Kumaras, the golden armored horse headed twins of ancient Vedic lore who performed many miracles as physicians of the celestial gods.

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