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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 July 24, 2014 - July 31, 2014
Location Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Mrigashirsha Start Time : Wed, 23/07/14, 07:42 AM
End Time : Thu, 24/07/14, 09:55 AM
Aardhra Start Time : Thu, 24/07/14, 09:55 AM
End Time : Fri, 25/07/14, 12:25 PM
Punarvasu Start Time : Fri, 25/07/14, 12:25 PM
End Time : Sat, 26/07/14, 03:09 PM
Pushya Start Time : Sat, 26/07/14, 03:09 PM
End Time : Sun, 27/07/14, 06:03 PM
Ashlesha Start Time : Sun, 27/07/14, 06:03 PM
End Time : Mon, 28/07/14, 09:04 PM
Magha Start Time : Mon, 28/07/14, 09:04 PM
End Time : Wed, 30/07/14, 12:05 AM
Purva Phalguni Start Time : Wed, 30/07/14, 12:05 AM
End Time : Thu, 31/07/14, 03:02 AM
Uttara Phalguni Start Time : Thu, 31/07/14, 03:02 AM
End Time : Fri, 01/08/14, 05:45 AM
Place : Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India, Date Range : July 24, 2014 - July 31, 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 - 07 - 2014

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

VaaraThursday
NakshatraMrigashirsha
TithiTrayodasi
PakshaKrishna Paksha
KaranaGarija
YogaVyaghata
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The table given below shows the daily Kaal Timings. Today's Kaal Timings (July 24, 2014) for Chennai:

Rahu Kal 01:50 PM - 03:25 PM
Yamaganda Kaal 05:56 AM - 07:30 AM
Gulika Kaal 09:05 AM - 10:40 AM
In effect Not in effect
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