Chitra Nakshatram

Chitra nakshathra in vedic astrology depict certain specific character which influence each and every living being in this world. Chitra nakshathra in vedic astrology occupies 13 degrees, 20 minutes contributing to form 360 degrees of the entire vedic chart.


 Chithra nakshathra in vedic astrology
Goddess Chithra wfe of Chandra(Moon)
  1. Symbol of Chitra nakshathram is Female Tiger .
  2. Rashi is Virgo and Libra
  3. Range of degree is 23°20 Virgo – 06°40 Libra
  4. Direction is West .
  5. Ruling Planet is Mars .
  6. Ruling Deity is vishwakarma.
  7. Nature (Gana) is Rashas (Demon).


If you have your ascendent or moon in this nakshathra your behaviour will be almost like Chitra . Also don’t forget to see all other planets residing in this nakshathra. Because say you have Mars in this nakshatra and now you are running Mars mahadasha then for 7 years period of time you will behave as Chitra nakshathra.

Below i have given the details of how these natives behave.


Chitra nakshathra is ruled by the Deity is vishwakarma, he is architect of Gods. This is all about artistic ability. An architect with creative skills, painting, sculptures. One can make weapons like knife, arrows, axe etc. They themselves decorate attractively, they have well proportioned  shape of the body. They love jewelry, they love interior  designing.  They have cleaver wit. They might caught up in delusional world.


This naksahtram has 4 padas which behave differently according to the planet where it is placed in navamsa chart.

Leo Navamsa Virgo NavamsaLibra Navamsa Scorpio Navamsa 

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