Purvashada Nakshathra

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


 Purva Ashada nakshathra in vedic astrology
Goddess Purvashada
  1. Purva Ashada Symbol of is Male Monkey .
  2. Rashi is Sagittarius (Danusu).
  3. Range of degree is 3:20 – 26:40 Sagittarius.
  4. Direction is East .
  5. Ruling Planet is Venus.
  6. Ruling Deity is varruna (Rain God).
  7. Nature (Gana) is Manushya (Human).


If you have your ascendent or moon in this nakshathra your behaviour will be almost like Purvashada . 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 purvashada nakshathra.

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


Diety is varuna, rain God.

These are independent, Philosophical and dont want to follow others , They are aggressive. This nakshatra is associated with travels. They don’t  recognize ones fault. They are fearless and can argue for what they believe.


Purvashada nakshathra has 4 padas which behave differently according to the planet where it is placed in navamsa chart. So bellow i gave the table where each pada resides in which navamsa.

PADA: 1 PADA : 2 PADA: 3 PADA :4
Leo Navamsa Virgo Navamsa Libra Navamsa Scorpio Navamsa

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