Rasi or Sign – Aries (Mesha)
Position – 13° 20’ to 26° 40’
Nakshatra Lord – Venus (Shukra)
Star Cluster – Three Stars
Star Formation / Symbol – Female sex organ / Triangle
Colour – White
Gender – Female
Gana – Manushya
Caste – Vyshya
Yoni – Gaja
Diety – Yama
Letters represented – Le, Lu and Li, Lo
Representation in Triloka – Marthya (Bhoo loka or Earthly world)
Category – Ugra
Tridosha – Pitta
Triguna – Rajo guna
Purushartha (Motivation) – Artha
Body Part – Bottom of feet
Longevity – Alpayu
Gem – Diamond
Swara (Sound) – Ya karakshara
Bird – Crow
Place – Village
Tree – Amalaka or Amla
Nadi – Madhya
Bharani Nakshatra in Scriptures
According to Daivagna Vilasa, those born in Bharani nakshatra will have fickle mind, arrogant, jealous, loved by females, very attractive, sleeps lot, have ushna shareera (hot), unclean, have curly hair, helpful to others, truthful, will have matsya rekha in the naval portion.
Bharani star is located in Aries (Mesha) which is represented by fire element. Bharani is represented by passion. So when we combine these elements, it represents lust, desires which if not controlled can lead to jealousy, hatred, addiction etc. There can be strong sexual desires or cravings for material enjoyment. They may be addicted to smoking or other means. Like to lead a lavish lifestyle. They should control their anger, greed and lust.
They will be very courageous, inspiration to others and also truthful. They will have very liberal nature. They possess huge wealth and go behind material prosperity. They will have cool mentality and enjoy the life. The native with Bharani Nakshatra will have both positive and negative results.
Bharani Nakshatra is a ugra nakshatra and contains rajo guna. Because of its inherent negative tendencies, Jupiter’s aspect on Moon is essential to calm down the effect of Moon .
Apart from the above characteristics, some of the specific characters for different quarters or padas under Bharani star as as follows.
Bharani 1st Pada – Bharani 1st pada falls in Leo navamsha henci it is called as ‘Rajamsa;. The native with Moon in Bharani 1st pada will be courageous, will have good character, very successful and will have lotus shaped eyes. They always wants to lead a team. They will be very aggressive and selfish. They does not give space to others.
Bharani 2nd Pada – It will fall in Virgo navamsa or Shadamsha. The person with Bharani 2nd pada or quarter will be clever and logical. They will be scholar and very tactical. They can easily mesmerize or cheat others.
Bharani 3rd Pada – It is called as Vijayamsha. They will be courageous, very active, attractive. They are optimistic, loveable, very knowledgeable. They will have weakness with opposite sex. Sometimes they will be very greedy and lustful.
Bharani 4th Pada – This will fall in navamsa of Mars or in Scorpio. It is termed as Daridramsa. They can be cruel, mean minded. Sometimes they speak rough and hurt others. If Moon is afflicted, can have secret affairs.
In Electional Astrology or Muhurta, auspicious functions such as naming ceremony, marriage, upanayana, commencing of education etc are not preferred,