Mula Nakshatra

Indication : "The foundation Star"

Nature / Category of star : Tiksha (Sharp / Dreadful) Daruna (tragic)

Direction of Mouth / motion : Adho Mukha (looking down / facing downwards)

Pratima (symbol) : Bunch of roots tied together (reticulated roots)

Devata (Presiding Deity/ tutelary Archetype): Nirruti or Rakshasa (Goddess of Dissolution, Calamity and Destruction who lives in the kingdom of the dead and is associated with the powerful goddess, Mahakali)

Shakti (Power) : Barhana Shakti (The power to "Ruin, Destroy and to Break things Apart")

Result of Shakti, basis, & Desire : Destruction

Desire : To find the Root of all Progeny

Characteristics :

Rich, happy, luxurious, fixed opinion, roots, dissolution, prosperity, penetrate, deep inquiry, reverses, clever, medicine, restrain, betrayed, research, investigate, debate, leaders of groups, wealthy, arrogant, trapped and bound by circumstances, resentment, sense of betrayal, extreme reverses of fortunes, suffer pain and cruelty,