Dhanishta Nakshatra (23.20 Capricorn-6.40 Aquarius) is known to bring symphony in the lives of others, being placed under the custody of Mars. Its deity is a group of eight Vasus but Lord Shiva presides Dhanishta Nakshatra. The word Dhanishta means "wealthy", " most famous", "most heard of". Its' main symbol is an Indian musical instrument which is generally made of wooden and hollow inside. People consider it to be a flute, Mridang, Tabla or Damru. Dhanishta Nakshatra clearly tells us about its originality and capacity to hold and manage things so easily and nicely. Dhanishta natives have magical personality which attracts people. Aquarius natives are dedicated people and they get much respect in the society. The inherent nature of this nakshatra is said to be derived from the influence of its eight presiding deities: Apah (musical ability, confidence, and vanity), Druva (fixedness, hard work, dependability, and obstinacy), Dhara (wisdom, charity, conversation, and talkativeness), Anila (commercial skills, resource, motivation, and worry), Anala (energy, sharpness, and bad temper), Pratyusha (radiance, joy, hope, and music), Prabhasa (good nature, purity, aspirations), and Soma (sensitivity, gentility, indulgence, deception).
Reflections of Dhanishta :
The people of Dhanishta Nakshatra are endowed with all the brilliant attributes which makes them win throughout their path and takes them to a highest mount of affluence and respect. They are kind hearted people but are much sensitive and so on are perceived to endure a lot upon land while they appear vivacious but they carry much valor in their persona. They are givers and spiritual individuals while they do not like brahmins but they could also emerge as harsh, stubborn and callous at times. They like to serve people and could be seen as being protective towards their loved ones.
General Characteristics :
A liberal, rich person, brave and fond of music.
Ruling planet : Mars
Nature : Rakshasic (demonic)
Career Interest :
Musicians, poets, doctors & surgeons, real estate, property management, engineering, mining, scientists, research work, charitable organizations, surgery, drummers, military bands, reciters of rhythmical incantations - prayers, poetry.
Family Portrait :
he people of this arena would have a quite satisfied childhood and will be very much attached to their brothers and sisters. The natives of Dhanishta Nakshatra are perceived to be the people of supreme place in their family arena as they would be standing at the highest ladder among their relatives while his relatives will bring him much of embarrassment and hurdles. These people would get a good financial support and possession in the form of inheritance.
The natives of Dhanishta Nakshatra won't receive much benefits from their in-laws neither would have much blissful relations but these people would be endowed with good wives who will possess all the attributes and so on they will bring stability in between and will nullify the negative aspects from her parent's side while on the other hand, his entrance in the conjugal path of his life will take him towards better growth of affluences with the effects of his wife's presence.
The Dhanishta Nakshatra people won't have a very much pleasing path of health as it will have some hurdles in it which will emerge from their carelessness as they will only see towards their health when it will become as worse and will again reach their work as soon as they will feel that at least they can stand and walk now. These hurdles would comprise whooping cough and anemia but nothing would last for much long upon their body.
Favorable Activities :
Religion, ceremonies, group work, music, dance, concerts, pomp, moveable and immoveable property, travel, proactive approaches, clothes, money lending, finance, jewelry, healing, education, fame, high tech equipments
Unfavorable Activities :
Marriage, sexuality, giving up old habits, partnerships, household work, tact, gentleness
Suggestions for Dhanishta Natives :
Dhanishta natives should worship Goddess Durga, who rides the lion or the half-Vishnu/half-Shiva Hari Hara, and chant the root mantra "Om Yam" and "Om Ram" 108 times during the lunar transition of this nakshatra to alleviate afflictions. Wearing red, gold and blue is also recommended. All important actions should correspond to the course of this constellation for best results.