Star series : Bharani( 13°20’ – 26°40’ Mesha )
Bharani is the 2nd Nakshtra/Star of zodiac , this is a female Nakshatra and ruled by Venus. The Bharani means, carrying some responsibilities like a pregnant woman, an elephant. The sysmbol of Bharani is vagina of woman, to represent fertile aspect of nature which contains a lot of secrets in it , so such type of people are shy nature but they goes to the extreme level once they are explored . their nature is serious type and matured . they are very deep thinker and can be good research oriented person too. They are not frank in sexual matters as Ashwini people but they go to extreme once they start.
Bharani people carries restraint, caution, jealousy, secrecy, forbearance, struggle, sacrifice, catharsis, sexuality, nurturing and maternal love. Sometime Bharani is an unpredictable Nakshatra, which operates in hidden ways and revels in secrecy.
All Bharani natives have a creative urge inside them. Feminine sex usually expresses this creativity through bearing children, while male sex tries to be creative on other levels. Bharani is a Nakshatra where interplay between male and female takes place. This makes it one of most sexual Nakshatras of zodiac. Bharani is representative of nature’s force which creates attraction between opposites.
Bharani types are usually enthusiastic and energetic in their approach to life. They have a strong sense of adventure in fields they pursue. It is seen that they can only achieve their goals if they are under constant guidance from a more mature and wiser source.
All type of profession which are related to birth and taking care of others, like Babysitters, nannies, nursery school teachers; all professions involving children; professions connected with amusement, theme parks; children’s toys industry; gynecologists; midwives; all professions connected with birth & death; professions related to fertility clinics; morticians; all those connected with morgues and funerals; coffin makers; obituary writers; officials handling birth / death records; homicide detectives; dancers from all schools and styles; tobacco, coffee and tea industry; cooks, caterers, hoteliers; professions connected to slaughterhouses; veterinarians; fire fighters; automobile industry; motor sports; stuntmen; coal & petroleum industry; heavy industries; surgeons; film & entertainment industry; photographers; models; all professions involving use of sex and glamour; exotic professions; striptease artists; pornography industry;prostitution; occultists & Tantrics using sexual energies; judges; those in elite positions requiring extreme secrecy; volcanic & earthquake experts; geophysicists; biologists & microbiologists; seed & fertilizer industry.
Pada and Letter:
First Pada of this Nakshatra falls in Leo Navamsa ruled by Sun. Focus here is on creativity and self-immersion. Planets here can be extremely self-centric and can often offend others without meaning to. Drive and will-power inherent in this Pada can be used for positive ends, if nativity as a whole allows for it. 1st Pada of This Nakshatra represents letter “Lee”.
Second Pada of this Nakshatra falls in Virgo Navamsa ruled by Mercury. Emphasis here is on service and hard work. Planets here function in an altruistic way. A certain degree of organization is seen even in typically extreme and chaotic Bharani mode. Second Pada of This Nakshatra represents letter “Lulu”.
Third Pada of this Nakshatra falls in Libra Navamsa ruled by Venus. Ability to relate and harmonize opposites characterizes this Pada. There is however no sense of any limits here when it comes to sex and relationships, which can be either a good thing or a bad thing, depending upon evolutionary level of nativity in question. Third Pada of This Nakshatra represents letter “Lay”.
Fourth Pada of this Nakshatra falls in Scorpio Navamsa ruled by Mars. Energy here is Extreme in every sense of word. Planets here work in an uninhibited primeval fashion. It can be a highly inventive and original Pada, if its explosive energy can be channeled properly.. Fourth Pada of This Nakshatra represents letter “Lo”.
Guna (essence), Gana (type), Tatva (element),Caste, Yoni, Direction, Body Parts and Gender:
Bharani Nakshtra people belong to Rajasik Guna, Manushya Gana, Earthly element, Female gender and Maleccha (outcaste) caste. Bharani Nakshtra rules East, South-East and South directions. Bharani Nakshatra rules head and bottom parts of feet, generally these parts come out of womb while birth of a child, so this Nakshtra relates with these parts. Yoni for this Nakshtra is Elephant.
Ruling deities are Yama, Parvati and Kali. Bharani folks should worship these deties to reduce hurdles in life.