Uttara Phalguni Nakshatra
Rasi or Sign – Leo (Simha) and Virgo (Kanya)
Position – 146° 40’ to 160° 00’ (26° 40’ Leo to 10° 00’ Virgo)
Nakshatra Lord – Sun
Star Cluster – Two Stars
Star Formation / Symbol – Bed, 2 rear legs of a bed, Rectangular Sick,
Colour – Blood Red
Gender – Female
Gana – Manushya
Caste – Kshatriya
Yoni – Vrishabha
Deity – Aryaman
Letters represented – Tay, Tai, Toe, Tow, Pa, Paa, Pi, Pee
Representation in Triloka – Bhoo Loka (Earthly World)
Category – Ugra
Tridosha – Vata (Airy)
Triguna – Rajo Guna
Purushartha (Motivation) – Moksha
Body Part – Left hand
Longevity – Poornayu
Gem – Ruby
Swara (Sound) – Cha, Ja, and Ra karakshara
Bird – Kukkuta Pakshi
Tree – Badari Tree (Ber, Jujube)
Nadi – Aadi
Uttara Phalguni Nakshatra in Scriptures
According to Yavana Jataka, the native born with Uttara Phalguni Nakshatra will behave very decently and knows mannerisms well. He will speak always truth and follows rules of the land. He will be courageous, has a charismatic figure, liked by all, will do acts intelligently.
According to Hora Sara, the person will be fortunate, liked by women, will be wise, will have a liberal mind, have luxuries and will be talkative.
According to Manasagari, the person born in this star will have a pleasing personality, talks very polite. He will be learned in the scriptures and the art of war and archery. He will be a famous warrior and liked by people.
Uttara Phalguni is the extension of Purva Phalguni Nakshatra. Purvaphalguni represents 2 front legs of a cot and Uttara Phalguni represents rear 2 legs of the same cot. Both these Nakshatras signify enjoyment. Former is more of material enjoyment but when it comes to Uttara phalguni, still there is an enjoyment but it will be more of a matured or spiritualistic mindset. And it can be further established from the fact that Purushartha (primary motivation) of Purvaphalguni is kama (desires) and it is Moksha (liberation) for Uttara Phalguni. When it comes to the first star, the desires are getting fulfilled while in the second, desires have been fulfilled. Now it is the time to think little higher. Both the stars share some common significations. Sun is the ruler of this Nakshatra.
People with Uttara Phalguni Nakshatra are fortunate and intelligent. These people are with abundant energy and enthusiasm. They will also be very liberal in nature. They may start earning from the very early stage. There can be some association with Government or Government related activities. They will be very firm in their action and thoughts. They will be kind hearted and will do philanthropic work. They may not like immoral and illegal acts of others.
While Purva phalguni natives are more of research-oriented people, uttara phalguni folks are management oriented. There will be some sense of authority and domination with these natives. These people give more importance to duty. They are very shrewd and judicious in nature. These are very ambitious people. They not only want their betterment but rather they will try to inspire others.also.
When Uttara Phalguni Nakshatra comes to Virgo, there will be domination of intellect with cunningness. A logical mind, interest in Business, Mathematics etc will be more visible. Here native will approach with an analytical and investigative frame of mind. They will be skillful and talented in many fields.
Uttara phalguni people sometimes behave very violently. They try to dominate others and behave in a bossy nature. Sometimes they feel as superiors and become critical of others. Mars and Rahu in this star will not be a good position in the chart.
Apart from the above characteristics, some of the specific characters for different quarters or padas under Uttara Phalguni star are as follows.
Uttara Phalguni Nakshatra 1st Pada – (26° 40’ to 30° 00’ Leo) – Jupiter rules over this pada. This pada is called as ‘Balaamsha’. These are very philosophical people. The knowledge and wisdom will take center stage. These people will be recognized in the top order in one’s clan and may continue the profession related to family tradition. These may be interested in understanding the secrets of others. They will have a hot body and will have a fish mark in the body. The father of the native will have problems or the native will be separated.
Uttara Phalguni Nakshatra 2nd Pada – (00° 00’ to 03° 20’ Virgo) – Saturn rules over this pada. It is falling in paapamsha. They will be hard-working individuals. They will have problems in accumulating money and will indulge in blaming others. They may not like stagnation and wants change.
Uttara Phalguni Nakshatra 3rd Pada – (03° 20’ to 06° 40’ Leo) – Again Saturn rules over this quarter. This falls in Kumbha navamsa and is called as Ugramsha. These people are animated and energetic people. Also short-tempered and arrogant. They may like to learn different things like languages etc.
Uttara Phalguni Nakshatra 4th Pada – (06° 40’ to 10° 00’ Leo) – Jupiter rules over this pada and it is called as Utkrustamsha (a division of high level). These people follow tradition and rules. They will be jovial and does help others and respect other people.
Uttara Phalguni Nakshatra in Muhurta or Electional Astrology
Uttara Phalguni Nakshatra is Sthira and Dhruva (Constant and Fixed), and it is suitable for works of fixed nature like foundation laying, house construction, agriculture, learning music and other skills etc.
Uttara Phalguni is Urdhwamukhi star (facing upward) and it is suitable for construction of the house, multi-storied building, horticulture etc.