bharani nakshatra

bharani nakshatra

Bharani “the bearer of new life” 13.20 to 26.40 Aries


yoni, the female organ for reproduction


Yama, god of death, or Dharma



This part of the sky was called Apabharani, which means “the waters that carry things away”. This refers to all the souls that will transit here when they die. Yama is like Pluto and leads the dead to the other world. Yama was the first man sent to earth and the first man to die


Considered the “star of restraint,” this is a difficult nakshatra. It denotes struggles and obstacles that result in personal breakthroughs. It is symbolic of the birthing process where one has grown out of the present conditions and must go through the pain of a new birth to create a new life. It is about personal transformation. Since Yama was the first to come to earth and the first to die, they may be the first to try or do things. Social reformers, activists, and philosophers are prominent here. There is a tendency of jealousy. Because the womb is so confining, in the end, there is a feeling of restriction or confinement for these individuals. They feel oppressed by others, large groups and restrictive laws imposed by the government. It can also refer to those who inflict oppression on others. Here is the mystery of life and death. They may be attracted to a position such as an OBGYN physician or a mortician. They can be fanatical and intolerant of others who have different opinions. They are excessive and indulgent sexually. Their inner struggles can become a spiritual transformation leading to enlightenment.

See also

Yantra Symbols

Navamsa and Married Life

2018 Lunar Eclipse, Chandra Grahan

Mars in 7th House

Sawan Somwar Days in 2018

Aquarius Ascendant-Kumbha Lagna

Yantras and their meanings


Why awaken kundalini?