Uttara Ashadha Nakshatra: Range 26°40' Sagittarius- 10°00’ Capricorn.
Ruling Planet: Sun
Deity: The Ten Vishvadevas, Universal gods.
Symbol: Elephant’s Tusk, Planks of a Bed.
Gana (nature): Manushya (human).
Animal Symbol: Male Mongoose.
Sounds: Bay, Bo, Jaa, Jee.
Primary Motivation: Moksha (Spiritual Liberation).
Uttara Ashadha Nakshatra comes under in the domain of planet Jupiter one part (Sagittarius 26 40’) to three part saturn (Capricorn 10 00’) and ruled by Planet Sun. Uttara Ashada is the twenty first Nakshatra called ‘’The Universal Star ’’. It is translates as a “later victory” symbolizing the securing of rest and peace. Uttara Ashadha consists of two stars in the breast of the archer. The symbols are an elephant’s tusk and the planks of a bed. The elephant tusk is associated with Ganesha, the remover of obstacles and blessing on our activities. Uttara Ashada assigned to the Sun, comes under the influence of both Jupiter and Saturn, which makes the asterism intensely concerned with humanity, harmony, and moksha. Uttarashadha leads to a kind of universal or cosmic unity under which the individual loses his personal considerations and begins to think in terms of oneness. The asterism does not lead to rest in the physical sense rather, it leads to activity and change. Uttarashadha natives very thoughtful and practical in action, which leads to them some kind of spiritual path. Uttarashadha brings us to the summit of our power, support and recognition, not so much through our personal effort with the appropriate alliances and support of all the Gods. Our victory depends upon a righteous cause that is beneficial to all, which we are helping in.
The Deities are Universal gods or the Ten Vishvadevas the son of the God Dharma. This nakshatra is ruled by the powerful Sun. Sacrificing one's personal life on the cross of universal consciousness is always painful. This is where the things we love the most infuse a confident and inspired course to the truth of who we truly are and what we truly want. By understanding our duty (dharma), the value of time (kala), and other universal principles that become clear. Yesterday’s devotion to truth is the fuel for today’s illumination. The shakti is “the power for unchallengeable victory”. These natives have the humanitarian vision to see all races as equal. This asterism has a manushya or human temperament with a primary motivation toward moksha or spiritual liberation. The influence of Vishwa Devata can be felt through intellectual development and the urge towards socialization. The entire life of the individual may seem barren and without any core. This experience flows directly from the universalization of individual consciousness. A small cot or the bed symbol denotes a place of rest or relaxation and regain strength. This asterism produces the psychological orientation for discharging our ultimate responsibilities and karmic debts which later enable him to attain his final rest, Nirvana or liberation. These people tend to succeed later and have more patience and perseverance. Uttara Ashadha people have an intense desire behind which they throw their strong will to achieve a victory that endures. They have leadership and natural diplomacy qualities.
The shadow side of this lunar mansions is having lazy nature. This subjective recognition makes the person very stubborn and self-centered. Loneliness, melancholy, and workaholic nature can be seen. They need to develop some patience in order to achieve some tangible result in life. They are leaders, very ambitious which leads them to bad name. Some individuals under the influence of this asterism may even be found engaged in penance and austerities to obtain supernatural powers.
Uttara Ashadha Pada 1: Falls in sagittarius Navamsa and is ruled by Jupiter. This pada brings righteousness, confidence, and expansiveness. The person is knowledgeable and understanding.
Uttara Ashadha Pada 2: Falls in Capricorn Navamsa ruled by Saturn.This pada is goal oriented and relates to the achievement of materialistic pursuit and power in the world.
Uttara Ashadha Pada 3: Falls in Aquarius ruled by Saturn. This pada is more believes in accumulation whether it is knowledge or material possession.
Uttara Ashadha Pada 4: Falls in Pisces Navamsa ruled by Jupiter. This pada related humanitarian and philanthropic side. the person have abundant energy to pursue` his goals.
Ascendant in Purva Bhadrapada Nakshatra: Sincere and kind nature, honest, hardworking, want reputation, name, fame, good in public serving and counseling, becomes famous later in life.
Sun in Uttara Ashadha Nakshatra: Humanitarian, desire to change societal values, crave for power, ambitious, good leaders, well-known but need to care full reputation as ( Sun in Saturn domain his enemy) in last pada.
Moon in Uttara Ashadha Nakshatra: The moon in Uttara Ashadha indicates a person who enduring, invincible, patient, righteous and responsible. They have great integrity and are sincere, committed to ideals. They have great stamina and constancy, but they can also be rigid and unbending
Mars in Uttara Ashadha Nakshatra: fighter for a cause, research oriented, discipline, strong will power, ambitious, patient, careful, and have good control over desire.
Mercury in Uttara Ashadha Nakshatra: steady in learning, Slow in speech, deep and slow thinker, think before speaking, good handwriting, and creative.
Jupiter in Uttara Ashadha Nakshatra: They can be spiritual nature, preachers, respected, noble, learned, philosophical nature, if in first pada. In Capricorn Jupiter debilitated where it lose his moral and higher wisdom and pursue materialism.
Venus in Uttara Ashadha Nakshatra: Sincere in love, look for higher status in love, serious , committed, cold in love, plain and serious look, creative, and artistic.
Saturn in Uttara Ashadha Nakshatra: Hardworking, workaholic, patient, ambitious, reputation and politics oriented, work hard for name fame and wealth. .
Rahu in Uttara Ashadha Nakshatra: Rahu in uttara ashadha is Dutiful, discipline, hardworking and responsible. Rahu should not be over ambitious, it should learn to love ourselves and progress towards spiritual path which will gradually bring a change towards awareness, peace and happiness in life.
Ketu in Uttara Ashadha Nakshatra: Ketu in uttara ashadha affect mind as a feeling of loneliness even surrounded by loved ones. The loneliness is a past life karma, and that in this life you are have to deal with some responsibilities that were leftover in past lives. Facing this karma leads to inner peace and growth on soul level.