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The Fourteenth Nakshatra: Chitra

The fourteenth of the 27 Nakshatras is Chitra, which spans from 23°20′ in Virgo/Kanya to 6°40′ in Libra/Tula in the Sidereal Zodiac. Chitra, चित्र, means a picture or image, or something that is bright, distinguished, or excellent. The symbol for Chitra is the pearl, a bright and beautiful gem hidden … Continue reading

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The Third Nakshatra: Krittika

The third of the 27 Nakshatras is Krittika, which spans from 26°40′ Aries to 10° Taurus. Kṛttikā कृत्तिका means white spots and is associated with the sisters of stars, the Pleiades. In Hindu mythology the Krittika were six sisters who raised the … Continue reading

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The Rashi of Vrishchika (Sign of Scorpio)

The Sun has now begun its transit through the sign of Scorpio,                                               the eighth sign of the … Continue reading

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The Rashi of Mesha (Sign of Aries)

The sun is now a week into the sign of Aries,                                                           … Continue reading

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