Rasi or Sign – Vrishabha (Taurus)
Position – 10° 00’ to 23° 20’ Taurus
Nakshatra Lord – Moon
Star Cluster – Five Stars
Star Formation / Symbol – Chariot
Colour – Black
Gender – Female
Gana – Manushya Gana
Caste – Shudra
Yoni – Sarpa
Diety – Brahma / Prajapati
Letters represented – O, Va, Ve, Vu
Representation in Triloka – Bhooloka (Earthly World)
Category – Sthira
Tridosha – Kapha (Phlegmatic)
Triguna – Rajo Guna
Purushartha (Motivation) – Moksha
Body Part – Forehead
Longevity – Alpayu
Gem – Pearl
Swara (Sound) – Vu Karakshara
Bird – Eagle
Place – City
Tree – Jambu
Nadi – Antya
Rohini Nakshatra in Scriptures
According to Daivagna Vilasa, the person born in Rohini Nakshatra will perform the duties according to the shastras and follow the dictums of one’s religion. He will be interested in agriculture and business. Also, he will be interested in public speaking and poetry and will behave in a manner appreciated by everyone.
According to Jathakabharana, the person will be handsome/beautiful, charismatic, intelligent, soft-spoken, tactful and efficient in all the dealings and enjoys all the comforts in life.
According to Yavaneshwara, the person born in this star will be long-lived with many children, many relatives/friends in life and will be dharmic and speaks the truth in life.
According to Manasagara, the person will be wealthy, intelligent, will be respected and liked by kings, soft-spoken, truthful, look handsome or beautiful, and will be grateful.
Rohini Nakshatra natives are influenced by its Lord Moon and sign lord, Venus. The general characteristics include sensitivity, emotions, nourishment, growth. Generally the person will have white to reddish coloured body. They will look beautiful/handsome and valorous. They will have an attractive personality. These are very cool-headed people, honest and compassionate. They may have a special love for nature, music, art, dance etc. They will have a very firm stand or fixed ideas and it will be difficult for anybody to change them. The deity of the star is Lord Brahma, so it promotes creativity, knowledge, and learning. They may also be stubborn in their attitude. They will be very attached to their family members.
Apart from the above characteristics, some of the specific characters for different quarters or padas under Rohini star as follows.
Rohini 1st Pada – Mars will rule over this quarter or pada. This position makes the native angry looking and short tempered. Very courageous and will perform cruel deeds. They may be spendthrift and waste money on unnecessary things.
Rohini 2nd Pada – Venus rules this pada. Moon will be in vargottama position in this quarter. They will have a tall personality and looks very attractive. They may be very interested in arts, music or any other creative talents. They will be knowledgeable, wealthy and enjoys life. They will have the control over the senses or Indriyas.
Rohini 3rd Pada – Mercury rules over this pada. They will have artistic talents. They will have an effective communication power to convey their thoughts. They will do good as writers, poets, accountants etc.
Rohini 4th Pada – Moon rules over this pada. Moon will be very strong in this position because Moon is exalted in rasi and own amsa. They will be liked by relatives, helpful to others, intelligent. They will be wealthy and possess all the happiness. Even in adverse situations, they will stay firm. They will have intuitive abilities and very imaginative.