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Nakshatra and Astrology - Janma Nakshatras

Nakshatra

The zodiac is divided into 27 nakshatras. Even though there are 28 nakshatras, the 28th nakshatra, Abhijith is not usually considered in nakshatra calculations. Our nakshatra calculator allows you to calculate the nakshatra for any day. The nakshatra during sunrise is considered as the nakshatra of the day. You can find out Nakshatra for a range of days by setting a start and end time below.

Knowing your accurate Janma Nakshatra is very important as per vedic astrology because several astrology rituals and poojas are based on your Nakshatra or Birth star.

Nakshatra calculator
India Chennai , Tamil Nadu , India
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Following are the 27 Nakshatras as per vedic Indian astrology: Ashwini, Bharani, Krittika, Rohini, Mrigasirisa, Ardra, Punarvasu, Pushya, Ashlesha, Magha, Purva Phaguni, Uttara Phaguni, Hasta, Chitra, Swati, Vishakha, Anuradha, Jyeshta, Moola, Purva- Ashadha, Uttara- Ashadha, Sravana, Dhanishta, Satha- Bisht, Poorva- Bhadrapada, Uttara- Bhadrapada, Revati,

Nakshatras for September 24, 2014 - October 01, 2014
Location Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Uttara Phalguni Start Time : Tue, 23/09/14, 03:03 PM
End Time : Wed, 24/09/14, 05:31 PM
Hastha Start Time : Wed, 24/09/14, 05:31 PM
End Time : Thu, 25/09/14, 07:38 PM
Chitra Start Time : Thu, 25/09/14, 07:38 PM
End Time : Fri, 26/09/14, 09:22 PM
Swati Start Time : Fri, 26/09/14, 09:22 PM
End Time : Sat, 27/09/14, 10:41 PM
Vishaka Start Time : Sat, 27/09/14, 10:41 PM
End Time : Sun, 28/09/14, 11:32 PM
Anuradha Start Time : Sun, 28/09/14, 11:32 PM
End Time : Mon, 29/09/14, 11:53 PM
Jyeshta Start Time : Mon, 29/09/14, 11:53 PM
End Time : Tue, 30/09/14, 11:43 PM
Moola Start Time : Tue, 30/09/14, 11:43 PM
End Time : Wed, 01/10/14, 11:03 PM
Purva Ashadha Start Time : Wed, 01/10/14, 11:03 PM
End Time : Thu, 02/10/14, 09:53 PM
Place : Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India, Date Range : September 24, 2014 - October 01, 2014,
Location : 13.09, 80 Time Zone : IST (+05:30)

Nakshatra or Birth Star is an important element of vedic astrology. Hindus believe that it is auspicious to have a first name that corresponds to the person's nakshatra.

Today's Panchangam 24 - 09 - 2014

The table given below shows the daily panchangam. Today's Panchangam (September 24, 2014) for Chennai:

VaaraWednesday
NakshatraUttara Phalguni
TithiAmavasya
PakshaKrishna Paksha
KaranaNaga
YogaSukla
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The table given below shows the daily Kaal Timings. Today's Kaal Timings (September 24, 2014) for Chennai:

Rahu Kal 12:00 PM - 01:30 PM
Yamaganda Kaal 07:31 AM - 09:01 AM
Gulika Kaal 10:31 AM - 12:00 PM
In effect Not in effect
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