Punarvasu Nakshatra

The word ‘PunarVasu’ is made of two words – ‘Punar’ and ‘Vasu’. Punar means again. ‘Vasu’ means ‘God Like’. Hence ‘Punarvasu’ literally means, becoming God-like again.

“Punarvasu (पुनर्वसुNnakshatra” is 7th Nakshatra out of the 27 nakshatras in astrology. Its 3 padas fall in Gemini and one pada falls in Cancer. Pumarvasu means ‘Becoming god-like again’ Punarvasu Nakshatra symbol is arrow. Animal associated with Punarvasu Nakshatra is a cat. Punarvasu Nakshatra godess is ‘Aditi’. Punarvasu Nakhsatra is ‘Dev’ Gana Nakshatra. Punarvasu Nakshatra lord is Jupiter. Punarvasu Nakshatra tree is bamboo. This is the birth nakshatra of Lord Rama.

Punarvasu Nakshatra Rasi / Rashi

Punarvasu Nakshatra Rashi is Gemini (Mithuna Rashi) and Cancer (Karka Rashi). Punarvasu nakshatra spans from 20.00 in Gemini to 3.20 in Cancer. Hence 3 padas of Punarvasu nakshatra are in Gemini Sign. One pada of Punarvasu nakshatra is in Cancer Sign.

Punarvasu Nakshatra Symbol:

There are two symbols associated with Punarvasu Nakshatra. One symbol of punarvasu nakshatra is an Arrow and the other is abode This indicates resettling of the person. 

Symbol is Punarvasu Nakahtratra is an arrow. Arrow is associated with motion in space. Punarvasu nakshatra natives have many such arrows (abilities) with which they can get things done. This is one symbol of Punarvasu Nakshatra.

The other symbol of punarvasu nakshatra is abode. It is observed that Punarvasu Nakshatra natives move away from their birth place. Punarvasu brings peace after the wrath storm.

Punarvasu Nakshatra Lord :

The lord of Punarvasu nakshatra is ‘Jupiter’. Jupiter makes Punarvasu natives knowledgeable and cultured.

Diety of Punarvasu Nakshatra

The diety of Punarvasu nakshatra is “Aditi”, who prepares the ground for sowing. Aditi is the mother of Gods (12 Adityas). Aditi makes Punarvasu natives sensitive and nurturing.

Aditi is also the godess of abundance. Aditi (Sanskrit: “The Boundless”)  means limitless or boundless space.

Punarvasu Nakshatra Animal

Punarvasu nakshatra animal is ‘Female Cat’.

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Punarvasu Nakshatra Padas :

Like every other nakshatra, Punarvasu nakshatra is divided into 4 padas. The first 3 padas of punarvasu nakshatra fall in Gemini and the fourth pada falls in Cancer. The characteristics and luck of native depends on the nakshatra pada in which he is born.

Punarvasu nakshatra pada 1 :

Punarvasu Nakshatra first pada is ruled by Mars as it falls in Aries Navamsha. Due to influence of Mars, the Punarvasu Nakshatra Pada 1 is adventurous and pioneering. Punarvasu Nakshatra Pada 1 Natives have the influence of Jupiter and Mars. Hence, their focus is working in a group for attaining goals. This pada makes a person talented and a go getter. These natives can become impatient at times.

The sound associated with punarvasu nakdhatra pada 1 is “Kay”. Hence babies born on “punarvasu nakshatra pada 1” are given names starting with the “Kay’. Details of punarvasu nakshatra pada 1 baby names is given at the end of this article.

Punarvasu nakshatra pada 2 :

Punarvasu Nakshatra second pada is ruled by Venus as it falls in Taurus Navamsha. Due to influence of Venus, the Punarvasu Nakshatra Pada 2 is softspoken and interested in accumulating wealth. Punarvasu Nakshatra Pada 2 Natives have the influence of Jupiter and Venus. Jupiter and Venus, both being ‘Gurus’ , bless these natives with intelligence. Punarvasu Nakshatra Pada 2 natives have a materialistic nature.

The sound associated with punarvasu nakdhatra pada 2 is “Ko”. Hence babies born on “punarvasu nakshatra pada 2” are given names starting with the “Ko’. Details of punarvasu nakshatra pada 2 baby names is given at the end of this article.

Punarvasu nakshatra pada 3 :

Punarvasu Nakshatra third pada is ruled by Mercury as it falls in Gemini Navamsha. Due to influence of Mercury, the Punarvasu Nakshatra Pada 3 natives can deal very well with mental activities. Punarvasu Nakshatra Pada 2 Natives have the influence of Jupiter and Mercury. Due to this , Punarvasu NAkshatra Pada 3 natives have very good intellect.

The sound associated with punarvasu nakdhatra pada 3 is “Ha”. Hence babies born on “punarvasu nakshatra pada 3” are given names starting with the “Ha’. Details of punarvasu nakshatra pada 3 baby names is given at the end of this article.

Punarvasu nakshatra pada 4 :

Punarvasu Nakshatra fourth pada is ruled by Moon as it falls in Cancer Navamsha. Due to influence of Moon, the Punarvasu Nakshatra Pada 4 natives are sensitive and nurturing. Punarvasu Nakshatra Pada 3 Natives have the influence of Jupiter and Moon. Due to this , Punarvasu Nakshatra Pada 4 natives have a strong drive of helping people in need. They are caring and generous.

The sound associated with punarvasu nakdhatra pada 4 is “Hee”. Hence babies born on “punarvasu nakshatra pada 4” are given names starting with the “Hee’. Details of punarvasu nakshatra pada 4 baby names is given at the end of this article.

Quick Information about Punarvasu Nakshatra

  • Punarvasu Nakshatra English Name : Pollux
  • Punarvasu Nakshatra Symbol: Arrow, Abode 
  • Punarvasu  Nakshatra Lord: Jupiter
  • Punarvasu Nakshatra Rashi: 20.00 in Gemini to 3.20 in Cancer
  • Punarvasu  Nakshatra Gana: Deva (God-Like)
  • Punarvasu Nakshatra Diety:  Aditi (mother of Gods, Godess of Harvest)
    Number of Stars in Punarvasu Nakshatra: 
    4
  • Punarvasu Nakshatra Yoni / Animal:  Female Cat 
    Punarvasu Nakshatra Nadi: 
    Antya
  • Punarvasu Nakshatra first pada: name first letter is “Kay”, pada Lord ‘Mars’
  • Punarvasu Nakshatra second pada: name first letter is “Ko”, pada Lord ‘Venus’
  • Punarvasu Nakshatra third pada: name first letter is “Ha”, pada Lord ‘Mercury’
  • Punarvasu Nakshatra fourth pada: name first letter is “Hee”, pada Lord ‘Moon’

Positive Traits of Punarvasu Nakshatra Natives

Punarvasu nakshatra natives have a very accommodating nature.  They are contended in life. This can make them complacent. They are religious and peace loving. They have innocent and straightforward nature. Hence they are not suitable for doing business. This nakshatra nature is like a climber who needs support. Likewise, Punarvasu nakshatra natives perform well when supported.

They are sensitive, caring, loving and nurturing by nature. They are religious and respect elders. They are generous. They are strongly against malpractices. They are content and happy by nature. Their speech is inspiring. They are spiritual and are pure at heart.

Negative Traits of Punarvasu Nakshatra Natives

They can become complacent. They find it difficult to achieve material success. They may frequently move their abode, change their careers. Its not easy for Punarvasu natives to settle down in life. 

Punarvasu Nakshatra and Marriage

Though Punarvasu nakshatra has many good qualities, it is not suitable when it is associated with marriage. When associated with marriage related houses, Punarvasu nakshatra is known to resettle one’s marriage. i.e. may lead to remarriage. Consult a good astrologer in this aspect.

Punarvasu Nakshatra Male Characteristics:

Punarvasu men are good looking with long thighs and face.  They are religious and traditional. He will stick by the rules in all circumstances. He is cotented, happy and will lead a simple life. He is strongly against any illeagal activities. As his nature is straightforward and inncent, he is not suitable for running a big business and accumulating large amount of money. He will gain honor in this life. He will be an ideal teacher. He will respect elders. His married life will not be good. He may remarry. 

Punarvasu Nakshatra Female Characteristics:

Punarvasu nakshatra is more suitable for women than men. She will soft spoken and calm. But she also has the capacity to argue. She will lead a comfortable life.   

Punarvasu Nakshatra compatibility and incompatibility:

Punarvasu Nakshatra matching stars

The animal represented by punarvasu nakshatra is a cat. Hence, Punarvasu Nakshatra is compatible with the other cat yoni nakshatra – Ashlesha. Punarvasu nakshatra is compatible with the deer yoni nakshatras – Anuradha and Jyeshtha. Punarvasu nakshatra is also compatible with the monkey yoni nakshatras – Purvashadha, Shravan .

Punarvasu Nakshatra not matching stars

Punarvasu Nakshatra is not compatible with the 2 mouse or rat yoni nakshatras – Magha, PurvaPhalguni.

Punarvasu Nakshatra Professions:

Guru or Jupiter if the Nakshatra Lord of Punarvasu Nakshatra. Hence, Punarvasu nakshatra natives are natural teaches and orators. They have an incline to get into depth of theories and philosophies.

Teachers, writers, public speakers, psychologists,  recyclers,  civil engineers, priests, farmers, telecommunication industry writers, Engineers, architects, public speaker,  media people, editors, priests, spiritual gurus, tour managers, courier agents, astrologers  

Body Parts Represented by Punarvasu Nakshatra:

Neck, arms, ears.

Punarvasu Nakshatra Tree

The Punarvasu Nakshatra Tree is Bamboo.

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Punarvsu Nakshatra Names:

Punarvasu nakshatra has 4 padas. Every pads of punarvasu nakshatra is associated with a sound. So, select a baby name based on the sound associated with the pada of Punarvasu nakshatra. Here are the ‘sounds’ associated with each pada of Punarvasu nakshatra and the corresponding names.

Punarvasu nakshatra pada 1 names:

The sound associated with punarvasu nakdhatra pada 1 is “Kay”. Hence, if birth of a native has happened in punarvasu nakshatra pada 1, select a name starting from the sound “Kay” .

Punarvasu nakshatra pada 1 names for boys:

Kedar, Keshav, Ketan

Punarvasu nakshatra pada 1 names for girls:

Punarvasu Nakshatra female names are as follows:

Ketaki, Keya,

Punarvasu nakshatra pada 2 names:

The sound associated with punarvasu nakdhatra pada 2 “Ko”. Hence, if birth of a native has happened in punarvasu nakshatra pada 2, select a name starting from the sound “Ko” .

Punarvasu nakshatra pada 2 names for boys:

Konark, Kohil, Kovidh

Punarvasu nakshatra pada 2 names for girls :

Punarvasu Nakshatra female names are as follows:

Komal, Koyel,

Punarvasu nakshatra pada 3 names:

The sound associated with punarvasu nakdhatra pada 3 “ Ha”. Hence, if birth of a native has happened in punarvasu nakshatra pada 3, select a name starting from the sound “ Ha” .

Punarvasu nakshatra pada 3 names for boys :

Hardik, Hari, Harindra

Punarvasu nakshatra pada 3 names for girls :

Punarvasu Nakshatra female names are as follows:

Hansa, Harsha, Harshita,

Punarvasu nakshatra pada 4 names:

The sound associated with punarvasu nakdhatra pada 4 “Hee” . Hence, if birth of a native has happened in punarvasu nakshatra pada 4, select a name starting from the sound “Hee” .

Punarvasu nakshatra pada 4 names for boys :

Hitesh, Himanshu, Heeraj

Punarvasu nakshatra pada 4 names for girls :

Punarvasu Nakshatra female names are as follows:

Hinel, Heena, Himaja, Hiranmayee, Hirkani,

Punarvasu Nakshatra Born Celebrities and Famous People

LORD RAMA , Shakira, Harrison Ford, Ramana Maharishi, R K Lakshman, Anil Kumble

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Nakshatras in Astrology

1)Ashwini, 2) Bharani , 3) Krittika, 4) Rohini, 5) Mrigasira , 6) Ardra , 7) Punarvasu  , 8) Pushya , 9) Ashlesha,, 10) Magha, 11) PoorvaPhalguni , 12) UttaraPhalguni , 13) Hasta , 14) Chitra , 15) Swati , 16) Vishakha , 17) Anuradha , 18) Jyeshta , 19) Mool , 20) PoorvaShadha , 21) UttaraShadha , 22) Shravan , 23) Dhanishtha, 24) Shatataraka  , 25) PoorvaBhadrapada  , 26) UttaraBhadrapada , 27) Revati