Magha Nakshatra

  1. Magha

“The Star of Power”

Symbol: Royal Chamber with a Throne or a Palanquin

Deity: Pitris (The Deified Family Ancestors, The Forefathers of Humanity and the Guarding Angels that give Protection in the Event of Calamities)

Favourable: Ceremonies requiring Pompousness and Grandness, Public Performances, Coronations, Parades, Award Functions, Researching Lineage, Career Strategies, Past Practices, Upgrading to Higher Status and Possessions, Religious Activities, Settling Disputes, Seeking Favours from People in Authority, Researching Genealogy, and Exploring Ancient Knowledge, Historical Studies and Research, Upgrading Equipment, Promotions, Donating Gifts, Ancestor Worship, Settling Arguments

Unfavourable: Lending, Servile Activities, Planning for the Future, Technological Processes and Activities involving Innovative Technology

Key Points

  • They like kings, Independent
  • Bharani is lord of ancestors
  • Ego & Authoritative
  • (Check 1-Ego, 2 – Stable, Materialistic, 3- Listening, Communicating 4- Knowledge Padas)
  • Ancestors, Amavasya – Pitrus
  • Museums, Old, Antic things.
  • Genetic Disorders – Because connected to linage, past life astrology.
  • Charan of Nakshatras : 1- Body, 2-Mind, 3- Prana , 4-Soul – Past Life Astrology
  • (Connection of 4th lord or 9th lord) Water is past, Fire is future.
  • Chart works after death – Soul – , Birth Time, Death time both are important.
  • Inheritance, Property

Key Themes

  • Prominence, Royalty, Power, Status & Honour
  • Near Death Experiences & OBEs
  • Pitru Dosha & Spirit Problems


Star: Magha

Rasi (Zodiac): Leo

Range: 00 00’ – 13 20’ Leo

Padas: Aries, Taurus, Gemini, Cancer

Ruling Planet: Ketu (South Node – Tail)

Meaning: “The Mighty” or “The Magnificent” or “The Great One”

Indication: “The Star of Power”

Body Part: The Nose, Lips (especially lower) and Chin

Guna (Quality): Tamas

Gana (Race): Rakshasa (Demon)

Purushartha (Goal): Artha (Wealth or Material Pursuits)

Tridosha: Kapha (Phlegm or Water + Earth)

Nature/ Category of Star: Ugra (Fierce/ Severe)

Varna (Caste): Shudra (Worker)

Gotra (Clan): Angiras (name translates as the “Fiery One”)

Direction: West

Pancha Mahabhuta (Element): Apas (Water)

Shakti (Power): Tyage Shepani Shakti (The Power to Leave the Body)

Basis Above: Mourning

Basis Below: Leaving the Body

Desire: To Flourish in the World of the Ancestors

Result of Shakti, Basis, & Desire: Death

Activity: Active

TriMurthi (Process): Brahma (Create)

Direction of Mouth / Motion: Adho Mukha (Looking Down/ Facing Downwards)

Yoni (Gender): Male

Animal Symbol: Rat

Bird: Male Eagle, Cock (Kukkuta Pakshi – signifies the eternity of time), Pigeon

Sounds: Maa, Mee, Moo, May

Tree/ Plant: Banyan Tree (Latin Name: Ficus Benghalensis)

Colour: Ivory/ Cream


Elements connected to Magha Nakshatra

Deity Pitris (Manes)
Symbol Royal Throne Room (or Palanquin)
Planet Ketu
Purushartha Artha
Gana Rakshasha (Demon)
Varna Shudra (Merchant)
Element Apas (Water)
TriMurthi Brahma (Create)
Animal Male Rat
Bird Eagle)
Tree Banyan Tree
Sound Maa, Mee, Moo, May

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