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.
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 October 22, 2016 - October 29, 2016
Location Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
|Punarvasu||Start Time : Fri, 21/16, 08:59 PM
End Time : Sat, 22/16, 08:27 PM
|Pushya||Start Time : Sat, 22/16, 08:27 PM
End Time : Sun, 23/16, 08:38 PM
|Ashlesha||Start Time : Sun, 23/16, 08:38 PM
End Time : Mon, 24/16, 09:32 PM
|Magha||Start Time : Mon, 24/16, 09:32 PM
End Time : Tue, 25/16, 11:02 PM
|Purva Phalguni||Start Time : Tue, 25/16, 11:02 PM
End Time : Thu, 27/16, 01:04 AM
|Uttara Phalguni||Start Time : Thu, 27/16, 01:04 AM
End Time : Fri, 28/16, 03:29 AM
|Hasta||Start Time : Fri, 28/16, 03:29 AM
End Time : Sat, 29/16, 06:10 AM
|Chitra||Start Time : Sat, 29/16, 06:10 AM
End Time : Sun, 30/16, 09:02 AM
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.