Feb 23rd, 2021 – Tuesday
Today Star: Ardra (Today upto 12:31 pm)
Thithi: Ekadasi (Today upto 06:05 pm)
From 06:41 Gemini to 20:00 Gemini lies Ardra nakshatra the 6th nakshatra among the nakshatras. This star belongs to the Orion constellation known in modern astronomy as Betelguese (Al/pha-Orionis). The ancient Vedic seers saw this bright red star as being the abode of Rudra, the fierce red form of Shiva. The word Ardra means, “Moist” which is in the clouds which also signify the rain. It can even mean tears where when it falls, new emotions, events and new decisions in life. This nakshatra’s symbol is tear drop, deity is Rudra and ruling planet is Rahu.
People who belong to Ardra are very emotional and they can even go obsessive. The deity is Rudra and it means these people are great transformers and intense people. Moreover, they are ruled by Rahu, this planet also signifies obsession. Ardra is a female nakshatra even though the deity is a male figure.
Rudra is also seen as the Storm God by some Vedic texts, which again points towards a sense of commotion and upheaval. Rudra also signifies chaos, disorder, confusion, anarchy, and havoc. So these people may generally face a lot of transformations in their life.
When Surya enters Ardra nakshatra the earth is said to be starting its menstrual course that is Ambobachi. Ardra means wet or surcharged with water, that is thick. Because the earth is running her menstrual course, there are teardrops falling one after another.
The first padha of Ardra Nakshatra 6° 40′ -10° 00′ Gemini, falls in Sagittarius Navamsa and ruled by Jupiter. Padha one people are very happy go lucky type and they are very good at setting goals and attain them. They can even show an obsessive tendency in spending money.
The second padha of this nakshatra 10° 00′ -13° 20′ Gemini, falls in Capricorn Navamsa ruled by Saturn. People in this padha are very good at enjoying life with all the material comfort. At the same time if they don’t control their obsessive nature they can phase a lot of stress in their life as well.
The third padha of this nakshatra 13° 20′ -16° 40′ Gemini, falls in Aquarius Navamsa ruled by Saturn. These people are very good in scientific research, basically they will be good in academics. They should always keep their studies otherwise they can bored with their life.
The fourth padha
of this nakshatra 16° 40′ – 20° 00′ Gemini, falls in Pisces
Navamsa ruled by Jupiter. This is the Pushkara Navamsa padha of Ardra. They like to go abroad and settle there . They enjoy materialistic pleasures and almost a party guy. They will be good in creative projects and arts as well. Like other padhas this people also should learn to control their senses otherwise they can break all the barriers and create issues for themselves.
Writers, teachers, hospice, social services, sales, public relation , politics, humanitarian projects, athlete, butcher, drug dealer, chemotherapist, those who deal with dead things such as junk, canned, frozen food, business, transport industry, communication industry , financial broking firms , shipping industries.