Purva Phalguni Nakshatra
Other Names – Pubba, Hubba
Rasi or Sign – Leo
Position – 132° 20’ to 146° 40’ (13° 20’ to 26° 40’ Leo)
Nakshatra Lord – Venus (Shukra)
Star Cluster – Two Stars
Star Formation / Symbol – A swinging hammock. Fireplace, couch, two legs of a bed
Colour – Light Brown
Gender – Female
Gana – Manushya
Caste – Brahmin
Yoni – Mushaka
Deity – Bhaga, God of Prosperity
Letters represented – Mo, ta, tee, tu
Representation in Triloka – Bhoo loka or Earthy world
Category – Ugra
Tridosha – Pitta (Billious)
Triguna – Rajo Guna
Purushartha (Motivation) – Kama
Body Part – Lips and Chin
Longevity – Poornayu
Gem – Diamond
Swara (Sound) – Ru karakshara
Bird – Gridhra Pakshi, Eagle
Tree – Palasha
Nadi – Madhya Nadi
Purva Phalguni Nakshatra in Scriptures
According to Hora Sara, the native with Purva phalguni nakshatra is a good speaker, liberal in donations, mean minded, burdened with varied expenses, have obedient servants, famous and dear to the King.
According to Jatakabharana, the person will be talented with intelligence and will be a leading personality among rich people, will be interested to do works which are useful to the society or a group, will be interested in music and dance and its propagation and encouragement, will be a person who can decide the actions and will take responsibility for one’s own action.
According to Jataka Parijata, if a person born in Purva Phalguni nakshatra, he will restless, practice evil, liberal, strong and longing for women.
Purva Phalguni Nakshatra falls in Simha Rashi. Venus rules this star. The symbol of this Nakshatra is swinging hammock, the primary motivation is Kama or desires, temperament of the star is human (Manushya Gana) and deity is Bhaga (lord of prosperity). Leo sign is 5th sign in Kalapurusha chart, which also signify romance, emotional side of a person. Hence we can link all the dots and deduce the characteristics of the Nakshatra.
Purva Phalguni Nakshatra people will have attractive eyes with handsome personality. They will be very creative people. They will be generous, charitable and helps others when in need. Mostly these people will be artists or lover of the art. They are very easy going people. Normally they will be very calm and peaceful. They enjoy their life to the fullest. Even in adverse situation they remain calm. Also, these folks are very passionate and romantic people. They may want to travel often to exotic locations with the partners.
Purva Phalguni Nakshatra people think themselves as the luckiest people. They keep themselves happy always. They enjoy power and authority. There is a tendency in them to spend lot of their money of luxury items and wants to live a lavish life. Most likely their homes will be neat and clean. They wants to keep the house in an orderly manner. Also they wants to project a good image to the outside world. They are very talented individuals but not very forthcoming in their approach. But given a chance they will showcase their talent in an appealing manner. They may be interested in music, fine arts, writing, theatre, glamour world etc.
But they behave very selfish in nature. In adverse situations, first they look after their safety and progress. They would not hesitate to utilize others for their benefits. Because of this behaviour, they create lot of hidden enemies. These people may not be very hard working people. They are like power mongering ones and wants to achieve the power at any cost. Sometimes they believe too much on luck (they believe themselves as lucky people) and they miss out on planning their future properly.
Apart from the above characteristics, some of the specific characters for different quarters or padas under Purva Phalguni star are as follows.
Purva Phalguni Nakshatra 1st Pada – (13° 20’ to 16° 40’ Leo) – 1st pada is also ruled by Sun. There is lot fiery nature in these people. These may be highly creative people. They treat others as per their status with kindness and equanimity like a ruler. They will be popular among people. These are very self made people and they are not easily influenced by others. They will have very firm mindset. But they may be arrogant and opinionated people.
Purva Phalguni Nakshatra 2nd Pada – (16° 40’ to 20° 00’ Leo) – Mercury rules over this pada. These people will be practical and calm. They will balance their emotions well. There may be some interest in writing novels. They will be famous, buzzing with activity, will be conversant in all branch of knowledge.
Purva Phalguni Nakshatra 3rd Pada – (20° 00’ to 23° 20’ Leo) – Venus rules over this pada. These are very ambitious people. These are very compassionate and soft hearted people. They will keep good relationship with their subordinates.
Purva Phalguni Nakshatra 4th Pada – (23° 20’ to 26° 40’ Leo) – Mars rules over this quarter. Here Venus and Mars energies dominate this pada. These people will be courageous and aggressive. They commit themselves more than they can achieve. On account of this, they have to do lot of sacrifices and sufferings. They will be interested in manufacturing activities. They may not mind accusing and cheating others.
Purva Phalguni Nakshatra in Muhurta or Electional Astrology
Purva Phalguni is one of Ugra or Krura (Aggressive and Cruel) Nakshatra and it is suitable for the work which involves aggression, In this star, research of poisonous medicines, purchase and sale of arms, surgical operation, obtaining license for a gun, tantrik experiments can be effectively done.
Purva Phalguni Nakshatra is Adho mukha Nakshatra (facing downwards), and suitable for digging wells, ponds, underground construction, digging for foundation laying, mining etc.