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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 31, 2014 - August 07, 2014
Location Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Uttara Phalguni Start Time : Thu, 31/07/14, 03:02 AM
End Time : Fri, 01/08/14, 05:45 AM
Hastha Start Time : Fri, 01/08/14, 05:45 AM
End Time : Sat, 02/08/14, 08:04 AM
Chitra Start Time : Sat, 02/08/14, 08:04 AM
End Time : Sun, 03/08/14, 09:50 AM
Swati Start Time : Sun, 03/08/14, 09:50 AM
End Time : Mon, 04/08/14, 10:53 AM
Vishaka Start Time : Mon, 04/08/14, 10:53 AM
End Time : Tue, 05/08/14, 11:09 AM
Anuradha Start Time : Tue, 05/08/14, 11:09 AM
End Time : Wed, 06/08/14, 10:36 AM
Jyeshta Start Time : Wed, 06/08/14, 10:36 AM
End Time : Thu, 07/08/14, 09:16 AM
Moola Start Time : Thu, 07/08/14, 09:16 AM
End Time : Fri, 08/08/14, 07:15 AM
Place : Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India, Date Range : July 31, 2014 - August 07, 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 31 - 07 - 2014

The table given below shows the daily panchangam. Today's Panchangam (July 31, 2014) for Chennai:

VaaraThursday
NakshatraUttara Phalguni
TithiChaturthi
PakshaSukla Paksha
KaranaVisti
YogaParigha
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The table given below shows the daily Kaal Timings. Today's Kaal Timings (July 31, 2014) for Chennai:

Rahu Kal 01:49 PM - 03:24 PM
Yamaganda Kaal 05:57 AM - 07:32 AM
Gulika Kaal 09:06 AM - 10:40 AM
In effect Not in effect
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