Agni (god of fire), lord muruga/skanda/karthikeya (the commander of the celestial godly forces, nurtured by the foster mothers kritikkas), agni is also called as the god with seven tongues and he signifies knowledge. He also rules over the direction south east.

Element Description
Diety Agni
Sounds A (आ), E (ई), U (उ), Ea (ऐ)
Planet Sun
Colour White
Gana Rakshasha (Demon)
Animal Female Goat

Introduction to Krittika Nakshatra

Welcome to the Krittika Nakshatra! (The Star of Fire) We’re excited you’re here.

Krittika Nakshatra 2nd Pada : It makes the person materialist. The natives born in this pada have slightly dark complexion.

Their eyes normally look indifferent from each other especially while talking. falls in Capricorn Navamsa ruled by Saturn.From this 2nd pada Venus is the co-ruler Sun and Venus are natural enemies thus the Taurus part of Krittika has more to do with harmonizing rather than having a cutting no nonsense militant approach. Pada 2 people can make good astrologers, tarrot card readers, psychics.

We have to look janam kundali for detailed analysis:

  • Adulterous Nature and Illicit Affairs.
  • Surrogacy and Foster Parenting.
  • Illegitimate and Abandoned Children.
  • Eating Habits, Digestion and Cooking.
  • Connected with Sharp Fire or Blades.
  • Determined to achieve greatness
  • Tenacious will
  • Sharp
  • Cutting & penetrating by nature.
  • Dignified
  • Royal
  • Stylish
  • Romantic
  • Desireful
  • Love failures
  • Fertility issues
  • Digestive issues
  • Ego problems
  • Famous within their group
  • Respectable leader
  • Attractive appearance
  • Dignified
  • Self-motivated
  • Ambitious
  • Confident
  • Courageous
  • Unshakable determination
  • Goal oriented
  • Materialistic
  • Ability to acquire possessions
  • Great pride in what they do
  • Honors commitment
  • Straight forward
  • Peaceful nature
  • Bright, strong appetite
  • Unstable mind
  • Changeable
  • Vacillating
  • Stubborn
  • Dissatisfied
  • Impatient
  • Responds too strongly to challenges
  • Sets goals or expectations too high
  • Overextends their health with constant activity
  • Nervous
  • Excitable
  • Aggressive
  • Passive-aggressive
  • Difficulties with food and eating
  • Gluttonous
  • Motivated by desire
  • Child-like nature
  • Positions of authority or management
  • Generals
  • Critics
  • Teachers
  • Lawyers
  • Judges
  • Technical professions
  • Any field related to sharp objects such as knives or swords
  • Fencing
  • Archer
  • Blacksmith
  • Jeweler
  • Surgeon
  • Professions involving explosives or fire
  • Police & military
  • Miners
  • Cooks
  • Rehabilitation specialist
  • Motivational trainer
  • Ceramics
  • Spiritual teacher
  • Hair stylist
  • Tailor
  • Work in orphanages
  • Barbers

Nakshatra Padas

First Pada Second Pada Third Pada Fourth Pada
26°40′–30°00′ (1) 00°00′-03°20′ (2) 03°20′-06°40′ (2) 06°40′-10°00′ (2)
Navamsa: Sagittarius Navamsa: Capricorn Navamsa: Aquarius Navamsa: Pisces
Sound: Ah Sound: Ee Sound: Oo Sound: Ay
Keyword: Exploratory Keyword: Material Keyword: Humanitarian Creative Manifestation

Krittika Nakshatra 1st Pada Characteristics Krittika Nakshatra 2nd Pada Characteristics
Krittika Nakshatra 3rd Pada Characteristics Krittika Nakshatra 4th Pada Characteristics

Elements of Krittika Nakshatra

Element Description
Star Krittika Nakshatra
Sign Aries / Taurus
Range 26°40′Aries – 10°00′ in Taurus
Diety Agni (God of Fire)
Planet Sun
Meaning “To be Critical”, “The Cutters”
Indication “The Star of Fire”
Symbol Knife, Blade (Razor), Spear, The Cutter, or a Sharp Instrument
Shakti (Power) Dahana Shakti (The Power to “Burn and Purify or refers to its Power to Sever ties with the Corporal”)
Basis Above To Create Heat
Basis Below To Create Light
Desire To be the Eater of Foods for the Gods
Body Part Hips, Loins and the Crown of the Head (Upper and Back Portions of the Head)
Purushartha (Goal) Kama (Latent Desires, Passion)
Category of Star Misra (Mixed/ Sharp and Soft)
Gana (Race) Rakshasa (Demon)
Guna (Quality) Rajas
Varna Brahmin (Priest)
Pancha Mahabhuta Prithvi (Earth)
TriMurthi Shiva (Dissolve)
Animal Goat (Ram)/ Sheep
Bird Peacock, Crow
Tree Oudumbara, Cluster Fig (Latin Name: Ficus Racemosa)
Sounds A (आ), E (ई), U (उ), Ea (ऐ)
Colour White
Tridosha Kapha (Phlegm or Water + Earth)
Yoni (Gender) Female
Direction North
Gotra (Clan) Angiras (name translates as the “Fiery One”)
Direction of Motion Adho Mukha (Looking Down/ Facing Downwards)