Mrigashira Nakshatra

Indication: "The Searching Star"

Nature/ Category of Star: Mridu (Soft / Mild / Tender)

Direction of Mouth / Motion: Tiryanga Mukha (Looking Straight / Looking Forward / Level)

Pratima (Symbol): Deer's / Antelope's Head, A Arched Bow, and a group of Lotuses

Devata (Presiding Deity / Tutelary Archetype): Soma or Chandra (The Moon God), God of Soma (Nectar) or Immortality

Shakti (Power) Prinana Shakti (The Power to "Give Fulfilment and Joy")

Desire: To Gain Lordship over Plants (Win the Lordship of his peers)

Result of Shakti, basis & desire: Make the World enjoyable.


Timid, Rich, unsatisfied in sex, wandering, tender, Hunting, clever, fickle, suspicious, Rigid, thinkers, seekers, lovers, lustful, sacrifice, noble, full of love, motherly, cheerful, sincere, simple, adaptable, good memory, conservationist, Investigating, not showing their weak side, striving, dissatisfied, exploring, inconstant, restless, nervous, constant searching, curious, gentle, tender, peaceful, sensual, romantic, caring, travellers, investigators, researchers, collectors, public speakers, communicators, practicals, possessive, strong, earthly needs.