Ashwini Nakshatra | Constellation and your Nature

Ashwini Nakshatra | Constellation and your Nature.  Ashwani is the first constellation among the 27 Nakshatra. If you were born in Ashwani Nakshatra, then your zodiac sign will be Aries and zodiac lord Mars.

A person born in which constellation is determined according to the degree and placement of the moon. The location of the Aswini Nakshatra is from 00:00 to 13:20 degrees in the Aries sign, so when the lunar ( moon) is placed between 00:00 to 13:20 degrees in Aries sign, then it is said that this person is born in the Ashwani constellation.

Information Regarding Ashwani Nakshatra

Dasha Lord Ketu
Sign Aries
Symbol Horsehead
Moon Degree 0 to 13:20
Deity Ashwani Kumar

Ashwini Nakshatra General Nature 

A person born under the Ashwani Nakshatra is devoted to God, clever, skilled at performing intelligent tasks, equality-loving, fond of ornaments and jewels, worried by matters related to property, short-tempered and interested in work involving leadership, astrology, traditional and medical science and other shastras. He may love wandering, have an energetic nature and ambitious ideas. He may not have an elder brother or he may have an ailing brother.

By the influence of this star the native is expected to be equestrian (horse-ride) or a soldier, also a physician with the marvellous power to heal. The after-speak of physicians excellence or process. It is possible, in the horoscopes of these physicians it will be seen that the Planets for successful medical practice is positioned in Ashwini Nakshatra. From Aswin is supposed to be derived carriages for animals for transport, everything related to transport and transport department.

Ashwini Constellation According to Indian Old sage 

Male Nature

According to the old text, the sage said if a person born under the Ashwini Nakshatra has a beautiful physique and a firm body. They will be very intelligent, meditative, polite, truthful, service-oriented, skilled, popular, wealthy and fortunate. They will acquire wealth in every manner and will be content with his wife, son, and ornaments.

Female Nature

A woman born in the Ashwini Nakshatra is beautiful and wealthy. She may be desirous of maintaining contact with relatives and used to speaking sweetly. She may always fluctuate between happiness and unhappiness in her life. She may win over the hearts of others with her behaviour, maybe respectful towards gods, goddesses and elders and may be prudent and wise.

In other words, she may be skilled at everything, have an attractive personality, be fortunate, devoted to her husband, respected by her family, having a good figure and very dear to her husband.

Ashwani Nakshatra According to Puran 

The Puranas relate that the two Aswini Kumaras were born of mother Sanga and father Ravi. The mother held the solar semen in her nostrils, for otherwise, she could not hold it, it is so strong. They are the twins of Sanga and therefore this Nakshatra is supposed to produce twins, Mars in this Constellation – especially if the Lagna is in Aquarius and Mars in the house of brother (3rd or 11th House) indicates twin brother and sister for the native. Or if Sun, Jupiter or Father Karaka or lord of the Bhava/ house signifying father or son in a similar way is in this Nakshatra then the father or any of the uncles or any of the children may be one of the twins.

Rulership according to Brihat Samhita

Horse-dealers, commandants, physicians, attendants, horses, horse riders, merchants, handsome persons and horse-grooms.


Ashwini Nakshatra’s authority is over the head and the circle of the head. When this Nakshatra is afflicted by inauspicious planets in the horoscope or troubled in the Gonchar/Transit then it may cause mental internal ailment and fear of a head injury.


Ashwani Kumar is the Lord of the Ashwini Nakshatra. To appease him, one should take the soil from both banks of a river or waterhole and construct an imaginative idol. Make seven swastikas out of wheat flour. Worship this idol with white sandalwood, white flowers, five flags made of five colours, five lamps and camphor. Pray to Lord Ashwini and sacrifice jaggery and sesame seeds. Mix barley, butter and the root of chichri (tamarind tree) in the sacrificial mixture and recite the following mantra 108 times. –

ॐ अश्विना तेजसा चक्षुः प्राणेन सरस्वती वीर्यम।

वाचेन्द्रो बलेनेन्द्राय दधुः इन्द्रियम ॐ अश्विनी कुमाराभ्यां नमः।।

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