Characteristics of Dhanishta / Avittam Nakshatra

Avittam or Dhanishta is ruled by the Vasus, the Gods of abundance. It is known as the”Star of Symphony”. This nakshatra is owned by the fiery planet Mars. This nakshatra spans in Makar to Kumbha. Dhanishtha has two meanings in it – one is Dhana (riches) and the other is Dhvani (sound).

Dhanishta / Avittam Nakshatra

Dhanishta / Avittam Nakshatra nakshatra
Dhanishta Nakshatra

Location: 23.20 Capricorn to 6.40 Aquarius
Ruler: Mars
Deity: 8 Vasus (the Solar Gods of energy and light)
Symbol: Musical drum or flute
Animal: Female Lion
Lucky color: Silver Grey
Ruling Deity of Mars: Muruga
Gender: Female
Gana: Rakshasa
Guna: Tamasic

Dhanishta Nakshatra characteristics:
They are liberal, wealthy and individuals who are fond of music.

They are multi-talented and expert in everything that they do. In any situation, they adjust themselves efficiently. They don't hurt anyone with mind, action or words. Their mind is quite sharp and they always stay ready to learn something. Their enticing smile makes them quite attractive. They have a religious nature and always try to behave nicely with their abilities, character, and efforts. Being good in talking, they can get the love and support of people easily. They very well know how to honor and respect others. Everyone gets happiness and contentment around them. They are jolly, social and friendly. Hence, they don't like to stay alone. It feels good for them when they are surrounded with people.

They are pious and enthusiastic. That is why they don't like to leave their responsibilities. It is in their nature to face all the issues on face. They have interest in dance and music, and they can be good singers as well as dancers. When it comes on arguments, they are the best, which makes they good for politics and law. As they can keep things secret, they are perfect for intelligence department or professions which requires high degree of ethics. No matter what their education is, but they are known for their wisdom. It is in their habit to do something or the other all the time. Due to their dedication and activeness, they will be successful in achieving their aim.

They are quite ambitious as well and whatever they decide, they just keep working on it until it gets completed. They stay quite ahead in being progressive. They like to keep people under their effect. Hence, whatever they do, they do it with alertness. They have a high self-esteem, which makes respect and honor most important for theM. Their mental power is strong and they are capable of taking any decision swiftly. They don't feel any problem in this. With their decision making abilities, they can earn good success. They give more importance to job rather than business. However, be it business or job, they will be in top position.

Dhanishta nakshatra Male, Female characteristics: Males of this nakshatra are intelligent and possess great general knowledge. They are vindictive, are highly patient, and are good at keeping secrets. They are skilled in oratory skills and intelligence.

Females of this nakshatra are humble and have great compassion for working for the underprivileged. They tend to be dominant and possess a variety of talents. Careers in education, literature, or in science often interest them.

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