Find your Nakshatra or birth star using this online Nakshatra Finder. Along with nakshatra, also get other astrology related information about your birth date like zodiac sign, moon sign or rasi, Chinese year, birth stone etc...

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This nakshatra finder or nakshatra calculator helps you find your janma nakshatra or birth star. Please enter exact time and place of birth for accurate result.

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Today's nakshatra and birth details for Aug 21, 2018

Given below is the Janma Nakshatra and other astrology related information for the date Aug 21, 2018 [ Change date ].

Weekday Tuesday Zodiac Sign Leo
Nakshatra Moola
(Swaksha)
Start Time: Aug 20 12:11 PM End Time  : Aug 21 03:03 PM
Nakshatra Pada 3 First Syllable Bha
Chandra Rasi Dhanu Soorya Rasi Simha
Chinese yearDog Birth StoneEmerald
Place : Ashburn, Virginia, United States Lat/lon : 39° 2' N, 77 ° 29' W Ayanamsa : Lahiri Date : Aug 21, 2018 Time Zone : EDT (-04:00)

Moola is classified as Swaksha Nakshatra. For people born in any of the Swaksha Nakshatra, their lost articles are difficult to trace and is difficult to get them back too. They require greater efforts to get back their lost articles.

The Nakshatras can be classified into Andhandha (Andhaksha), Madhyandha (Madhyaksha), Mandhandha (Mandaksha) and Sulochana (Swaksha) Nakshatras based on the return of stolen or lost valuables, goods etc. to its rightful owner.

Nakshatra Finder & Birth Star Calculator

Nakshatra or the Birth Star is an important element of Indian vedic astrology. There are 28 nakshatras, however only 27 nakshatras are considered for calculations. You can find your nakshatra and other astrological birth details using your date and place of birth.

Using this Nakshatra Calculator you can:

  • Find your Janma Nakshatra or Birth Star
  • Find your Rasi or Moon Sign
  • Find your Chinese year of birth and the ruling animal
  • Find your Zodiac Sign
  • Find your Birth Stone

Know more about all 27 nakshatras - nakshatra names, nakshatra characteristics, compatibility etc...