Rohini Nakshatra in Astrology | Health, Financial & Relationship Prediction
People born in Rohini Nakshathra in Astrology, are charming or beautiful appearance, displaying luxuries and riches, friendly, soothing voice, smooth talker, charismatic desiring growth, yearning for more, attaining contentment easier than much-relaxed nature, gentle and laid back, health-oriented, nature-loving feminine, receptive, good listener, helpful and nurturing, comforting to those that reach out to the social, popular, friendly, respected by others and often popular with the public.
Rohini nakshatra in Vedic Astrology is one of the Urdhvamukhi Nakshatras (or the Nakshatras which have their mouths upwards). In these nakshatras, things related to palaces, coronations, boundary walls, construction of tall structures can be auspiciously begun and performed.
Symbol: The Chariot The symbol for Rohini is a chariot. Chariot suggests that the cycle of birth starts from here. Rohini means climbing or going up. This indicates human life is for upliftment.
Deity: Lord Brahma The deity of Rohini is Brahma. Brahm means universe, and Brahma is the creator of the universe. He is considered the father of Prajapathi. Sometimes lord Brahma himself is called Prajapathi. Prajapathi means the one who creates Praja or descendants. Father of Prajapathi means the creator of Prajapathi.
Vedic Story of RohiniNakshatra: Prajapathi had 33 daughters. He gave them to Soma. Soma only got associated with Rohini, so other daughters returned in anger. The Soma followed them and asked for them to come back. Prajapathi said that he would not return them unless soma swears that he will equally associate with all of them. Soma took the oath and Prajapathi returned the daughters. Even then Soma only associated with Rohini. Due to this act and the unfulfillment of promise, illness seized Soma. Soma approached all the daughters of Prajapathi respectfully.
The daughters said, “Let’s choose the boon. But will you equally associate with us?”. For soma, they (daughters of Daksha) offered this oblation to Aadhithya (because the 33 daughters wanted Soma to survive). Aadhithya freed Soma from his evil. Now Soma shall offer his oblation to the Aadhithya. He shall also recourse to the Aadhithya with their share. Therefore, he shall offer himself to the Aadhithya on the New Moon day. It appears It appears that some are waxing butAadhithya makes him wax. The Puronuvakya is ‘He is born ever new’. The Yadnya is the cycle that the Aadhithya makes Soma wax. Soma makes himself wax.
40 - 53⁰ 20”
Aldebaran or Alpha Tauri
East of Rohini
Characteristics of Rohini Nakshatra in Vedic Astrology
Lean, beautiful hands, suffers from eye diseases, weak body, wide forehead, plenty of hair on the upper portion of the body, handsome, charming appearance, long-lived, has marks on this back, face, and sides
Truthful, honourable, grateful, reciprocate help
Determined, firm in disposition, stable mind, independent, know the weaknesses of others, stable and forgiving in disposition
Well behaved performs accepted jobs, makes a great assistant, agriculturists
Poet is good with metaphors, speaks well, skilful in speech, affable in speech, speaks sweetly
Likes wearing new clothes, enjoy pleasures, fond of liquor, has affection for another man's wife, plays with women, interested in lovemaking
Sweet-natured, little feared, loved by his children
Enlightened, religious, respect god and Brahmins, skilled in doing religious deeds
Wealthy with respect to corns and money
Respected, respected by authorities
Ominous to his mother
Attributes of Rohini Nakshatra in Astrology
The word is derived from 'Rohan' which means to rise or to bring into existence. It extends in the Vrishabha Rashi from 10'00" degrees to 23'20". Rohini- group, therefore, encompasses everything that comes within the range of creation - beasts, birds, animals, etc.
It would also connote the process of growing, begetting, birth, production, etc, in brief production, birth, and creation. Rising means the process of ascending, that is to say, the creative evolution, the cultivation, and the improvement.
Mythology describes Rohini the wife of Chandra. Of all the 27 Stars-all wives of Chandra-Rohini is said to have been fond of fine dress, cosmetics, and decor and was the most beloved of Chandra.
The Rohini (group) is, in the line with this, considered to be the cause of a taste for fine dress, perfume, and other articles of toilet.
Description of Rohini Nakshatra in Vedic Astrology Treatise
According to Hora Sara: Should Rohini be one's natal Nakshatra, one will have plenty of hair on the upper portion of the body, will head a folk, have marks on this back, face, and sides, will cheat others, be ominous to his mother, be wealthy, and learned.
According to Jataka Parijata: If at a person's birth, the Moon be in (Rohini), he will know the weak points of others, be lean, enlightened but addicted to women not his own.
According to Sage Narada: One born in Rohini will be charming in appearance, firm in disposition, honorable, will enjoy pleasures, be fond of liquor, affable in speech, skillful and brilliant.
According to Brihat Samhita: The person born under Rohini will be truthful, pure, sweet-tongued, with a steady mind, and lovely in appearance.
Rohini Nakshatra Pada Description
Rohini Nakshatra 1st Pada:
Those born in the first pada of Rohini are endowed with red hairs, daring, candid, and cruel.
Those born in the first pada of Rohini Nakshatra are physically creative, can put imagination into action, won't ignore creative impulses, competitively creative using voice creatively, singers, teachers, motivators, deal makers, sweet talkers, romantic.
Those born in the first pada of Rohini Nakshatra are overcoming shortcomings, shortcomings turn to passion, competitive flair when challenged, creativity gets to work to win.
Those born in the first pada of Rohini Nakshatra are business people, great promoters, go setters, passionate lovers overly impulsive and unprepared, rushing in, missing details, anxious.
Rohini Nakshatra 2nd Pada:
Those born in the second pada of Rohini Nakshatra are enjoyers, controllers of senses, happy, worship gods and guests, wealthy, and interested in rearing catfish.
Those born in the second pada of Rohini Nakshatra are calm manners, good speaking talents, social, seeking security and pleasure, luxurious desires, the best of everything, beautiful possessions.
Those born in the second pada of Rohini Nakshatra are creative, materializing thoughts and ideas. Creativity comes out through possessions organizing possessions, collectors, expressing emotion through collections, interior decorating, collecting art.
Those born in the second pada of Rohini Nakshatra are weak creative "original" imagination, strong temper, spoiled, perfectionist, retail therapy.
Rohini Nakshatra 3rd Pada:
Those born in the third pada of Rohini Nakshatra are pleasant-minded, poets, learned, strong in mind, mathematicians, and collectors of many things.
Those born in the third pada of Rohini Nakshatra are scientific, mathematical, communicative, social, balanced life, oriented toward friends humorous, light-hearted, less materialistic, desiring things, making money, entrepreneur, business-minded.
Those born in the third pada of Rohini Nakshatra are using social networks to spread creations; social networks help income, more income potential later in life as they spread out using creativity to fulfill financial needs.
Those born in the third pada of Rohini Nakshatra are teaching art, financial advisers, mimicking skills, acting, group choirs, entertainment industry, working with cars, transportation, distribution slow starter, variable, indecisive, deceptive.
Rohini Nakshatra 4th Pada:
Those born in the fourth pada of Rohini Nakshatra are lovers of relatives, help others, intelligent, respecting the god Vishnu and their teachers.
Those born in the fourth pada of Rohini Nakshatra are more emotional, intuitive, sensitive, driven for home/emotional security, honest, and seeker of truth.
Those born in the fourth pada of Rohini Nakshatra express value through emotions, valuing people, family, memories, emotions, nourishing others creatively artistic, imaginatively artistic.
Those born in the fourth pada of Rohini Nakshatra are Emotionally Artistic. Emotions are put into Creations, and Desire Careers Close to Home, Shrewd, Overly Emotional, Narrow Minded, Cheating, Lacking Familiar Connection.
Sun’s Ingress (May 24 – June 6) for Rohini Nakshatra
Sun enters Rohini on May 24 and stays there till June 6. If you are born during this period then your sun is in Rohini nakshatra. This period is effective to predict monsoon. In parts of India, the growth of certain plants is observed to predict Monsoon.
Rohini is owned by the moon. Moon signifies plants & water and this connection can be well observed here. Rohini indicates growth and it is owned by the moon who signifies plants. Interestingly, the exceptional growth of certain plants can be observed during the sun’s ingress in Rohini.
Tree of Rohini: Jamun
Sun’s ingress in Rohini is also a season for Jamun and Jamun is the tree for Rohini nakshatra. The botanical name for Jamun is Syzygium cumini. India was called jamboo dhweepaor islands of Jamun. The fruit has minimum calories and it is a seasonal fruit purple in color. It balances pitta and Kapha dhosha. The fruit works well for diabetes. It is a natural blood purifier. It makes skin healthy and glowing. It is effective in microbial and bacterial infections. It is effective in cough, asthma, and bronchitis.
Applications of Jamun:-
Jamun is effective in diabetes.
The fruit is rich in iron and acts as a natural blood purifier.
The bark is effective for females suffering from leucorrhoea or white discharge.
It enhances the immune system and is effective in a sore throat.
It is very beneficial for depression, exhaustion, and other nervous system disorders.
Astronomical Information of Rohini Nakshatra
Almost all astronomers agree that Yogathara of Rohini is Aldebaran.
It is considered the ‘fiery eye of the bull’. It is a massive star more than 44 times the diameter of the Sun. It is 425 times more luminous than the Sun.
It has a reddish-orange glow and categorized as a cool star.
Result of wearing new clothes on Rohini Nakshatra: Monetary gains
Result of first menses on Rohini Nakshatra: Good character and progeny, respected and liked my husband.
Result of performing Shraddha on Rohini Nakshatra: Birth of a baby
Beneficial Activities on Rohini: Selling, wearing new clothes, visiting government offices, swearing-in, sawing seeds, beginning of new construction, performing prayers, plantation, marketing, digging a well or a borewell, begin learning dance, ploughing, sowing seeds, Vaman, Virechan, Shiramokshan and entering a new property
Beneficial Savskara or Ceremonies on Rohini: Agnihotra, naming, intercourse for conception, first solid feeding to baby, threading ceremony, Anugraha or Deeksha and wedding.
Summary of Rohini Nakshatra in Vedic Astrology
Brahma (the Creator)
Observers of vows, merchandises, kings, wealthy persons, Yogis, cartmen, cows, bulls, aquatic animals, husbandmen, mountains, and men in authority.
Moon in Rohini
One is truthful and pure, holding no secrets, speaks sweetly and compellingly, of steady mind and heart, and handsome.