It is the most curious Nakshatra in the zodiac belt and supports a good sense of humor. According to the Vedic Astrology, the planet Mars is the ruling planet of Mrigashira Nakshatra whose symbolic head is Deer. As Deer are always sensitive, anxious, and suspicious about the surrounding, so are the natives of Mrigashira Nakshatra.Being born in this nakshatra is considered to be good souls filled with immense love in their heart. Therefore, they are very delicate and sensitive. Although their mind fluctuates a lot at times, they are intelligent and blessed with honesty and obedience.


Mrigashira is a fifth of 27 Nakshatra, and if you were born when the Moon was between 23: 20 degrees Taurus and 6: 40 Degree Gemini then this guide is for you. 

Translation: Deer head Symbol: Head of a deer

Lord: Mars (Mangal)  Zodiac: Taurus & Gemini

Diety: Soma-God of immortality Nature: The soft mild and tender (Mridu)

Gana: Devata Gana (Lord Like) Mode: Passive

Constellation: 4  Body Parashara: Nose

Number: 5

Letter: Ve, Vo, Ka, Kee Lucky Stone: Coral

Lucky Color: Silver, grey Lucky Numbers: 9

Element: Earth Dosh: Pitta

Bird Name: Hen Yoni/Animal Symbol: Female Serpent (Sarpa)

Tree: Khadira

favourable activities -light hearted action ,travel  exploration, sexual activity ,art  healing and rejuvenation, education, socializing ,shifting home ,moving to a new location ,communication, religion and spirituality ,sales and advertisement, taking new name ,art and creative pursuits, socializing and making new friends, health and Ravitlization ,gardening .

unfavourable activities – marriage, harsh or aggressive action ,such as confrontation or combat, pre- wedding  ceremonies ,long-term decision.

positive traits- strong individuality, sharp intelligence ,natural leader, action-oriented, witty, curious, seeks new knowledge, perceptive and sensitive, like good clothing and accessories ,gain  many pleasure in life, enjoy singing writing talking and speaking ,creative, articulate in a number of subjects, enjoy singing ,enjoys debates and arguments ,,enthusiastic youthful ,clever curious ,helpful ,rabid learning ability, focus is  more mental than  physical , affluent.

negative traits -flirtatious, fickle mind , needs constant attention, multiple partnerships ,crave sensation not committed ,burn out from seeking too much excitement, bores  easily ,scattered ,,suspicious ,unbalanced ,sensitive to criticism.

carrier interests- writers, poets, astrologer, mystics , researchers, teachers, engineer ,gemmologists, acting, music, real estate, sales, travel agents, textile and garments, foresters, veterinarians, pet shop owner, animal trainer ,administrator.

One of the predominant tendencies is that they are suspicious. However, he is very honest in his interactions with others and expects the sentiment to be reciprocated. He is prone to be taken for a ride by friends and relatives, and therefore he should be careful of them. Trusting them blindly will only cause him heart-break later. However, when he realizes that he has been cheated on by someone, he continues to deal with these people but in a very circumspect manner. He does not believe in simple living and high thinking, but also follows higher values. He is very intolerant of people who have prejudices and judgmental views or those who act in any other dishonest way. Besides this, he can have a double-personality, such as what he shows to the world outside may not measure up to what he is inside.

The female native of the Mrigashira Nakshatra is intelligent and interested in charity work. These natives are always alert and witty but at the same time selfish too. Also, she has a sharp tongue that is prone to cursing others. She must have control over her temper. Otherwise, she may harm herself. She is literate and inclined towards the arts.She is very fond of material comforts, enjoys various cuisines, lots of ornaments, and branded clothing.