Rohini (40°00′ to 53°20′ Taurus)


Rohini Nakshatra

General Characteristics: Emphasis on spiritual liberation, truthful, not covetous,

clean in habits, sweet of speech, firm of views, good looking  

Translation: The red one 

Symbol: An ox
cart / chariot

Animal Symbol: A
male serpent – spiritual power and wisdom 

Ruling Planet:
The Moon Ruling Planet: The Moon

Nature: Manushya

Presiding deity:
Brahma – creator of the universe  


Favorable: Lovely
appearance; charismatic; good communicator and listener; attractive; inner
strength; affects others; strong public life; gentle manner; comforting;
truthful; moral orientation; smooth talker; sharp; balanced mind; fixed in
purpose; well educated; does well financially; dutiful to the family;
responsible; helps others; gifted in the arts; healthy;


Indulgent; materialistic; takes advantage of others through manipulation and
deception; sexually or sensually indulgent; critical of others; possessive of
individuals or ideology; jealous; overly sensitive; changeable; addictive;


The symbol of an ox cart reflects commerce, fertility, and the ability to carry
goods or ideas. Brahma, the God of Creation, is the ruling deity who provides
Rohini with a creative and materialistic nature.

People born under Rohini have great charisma and use their charm to get the attention
of others. The fertile nature of this star helps those born under Rohini to
achieve their goals as they have the capacity to express thoughts and
materialize creations. The planetary influence of the Moon and Venus give this
nakshatra the feminine qualities of receptivity and nourishment. Those born
under Rohini have strong family values and an affinity for beauty, art and luxury.