Magha (0.00-13.20 Leo) is ruled by the Ancestors. It is the 10th nakshatra governed by Ketu, which is ruled by the Sun. Magha refers to Maghaban which is the cause of light and brightness. Magha is also referred to as the Little King/Sun, and is denoted by the words 'benevolent', 'bountiful', 'magnificent' or 'mighty'. This constellation is symbolized by the throne which is indicated by royalty, power, status and prestige.
Reflections of Magha :
"The natives of Magha Nakshatra are perceived to be endowed with many attributes which makes them lead blissful life and walk upon a smooth path of life. They are bestowed with all the comforts and affluence upon land besides which they also carry the wealth of wisdom which makes them stand high and upon a supreme platter.
They are pure souls with loyal blend at the core of them but are aggressive too and are strong enough to slay their enemies but are not sinners as they are generous and humanitarian at heart. These natives also carry the spiritual blend and walk upon the path of morals throughout life. They are believed to reach upon supreme places upon land and served by many. They are perceived to possess a bloodshot eye and a mark of fish upon their chest"
General Characteristics :
Has numerous servants, inclination to worship gods and ancestors, engagement in important work.
The mighty one
Palanquin the royal seat upon which the king was carried through his towns, royal throne room.
Ruling planet : Ketu
Nature : Rakshasa (demon)
Career Interest :
Politician, lawyer, writer, teacher, astrologer, mystic, snake charmer, zoo keeper, prostitute, pimp, chemical engineers, druggist, junkie, reptile keeper, zoologists, self-serving robbers, greedy politicians and business people, those that gain via sex.
Family Portrait :
The male natives of Magha Nakshatra are bestowed with blissful and peaceful life path and here it gives its most of the significance towards the family arena which will stay harmonious and delightful. It will be a happy and satisfactory walk for Magha males. Besides this, these natives would carry many family responsibilities which could also include much of siblings or some of the members at home.
Heart problems, stomach, ulcers, skin problems around mouth.
Favorable Activities :
Ceremonies requiring pompousness and grandness, public performances, parades, award functions, researching lineage, career strategies, past practices, upgrading to higher status and possessions, ancient knowledge, religious activities, settling disputes, seeking favors from people in authority
Unfavorable Activities :
Arrogant, hot tempered, prejudiced, jealousy, severe nature, resentful, has a strong dislike for those who dislike them or who treat them with disrespect, discontented when fail to meet goals, too high standards, susceptible to flattery, cruel to those who don't show them respect, racial superiority, sensuality can create problems.
Suggestions for Magha Natives :
Magha natives are respectful towards elders. These natives should perform the shradha ceremony for their ancestors in the corresponding suitable tithi for receiving the blessings of their predecessors. They must worship the Goddess Kali or Lord Shiva and chant the root mantra "Om Gham" and "Om Ngam" 108 times during the lunar transition of this nakshatra to alleviate afflictions. Wearing royal colors like gold, red and yellow is also recommended. All important actions should correspond to the course of this constellation for best results.