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About the 2nd nakshatra of the zodiac - Bharani

Symbolized by a harmony of faint stars, Bharani nakshatra happens to be the fulcrum of creative energy in the celestial constellation consisting of twenty six other nakshatras.

Ruled by the God of death or 'yama', "Bearing Star" or Bharani nakshatra occupies the second slot in the assemblage of 27 birth stars.

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Bharani ഭരണി (Bharani) பரணி (Barani) భరణి (Bharani) भरणी

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Basic information about Bharani Birth Star

Manifesting the creative aspect of Venus its planetary lord, Bharani nakshatra is related to the intrinsic feminine attributes of nature- its ability to create, bear, nurture and destroy. To adopt or resort to the path of extremities is one of the inherent Bharani nakshatra characteristics.

In its constant oscillation between contradictions, the nakshatra symbolizes mutually opposing characteristics of desire, experimentation, lust, jealousy, forbearance, sacrifice and fear.

General characteristics of Bharani Nakshatra

Marked by an aura of innocence and reliance on instincts, natives born under the birth star of Bharani display their willingness to explore and experiment rather than sit back and calculate. On account of the star constellation’s essential tendency towards contradictions, natives born under Bharani nakshatra are often seen going through the radical processes of transformations.

To go through a whole lot of possibilities and embarking upon a glaringly novel road of possibility are some of their general characteristics. To plunge into newly discovered avenues of possibilities without much forethought and calculation also ranks amongst their general characteristics.

As far as personality traits of natives born under Bharani nakshatra are concerned, they call for judicious and effective guidance whereby they are able to lead on their creative energy to fruitful accomplishments. But in the absence of it, they are prone to hopping from one source to next.

Personality traits of natives born under the ascendance of the ‘Bearing Star’ include overwhelming vulnerability to emotions and desires. Inability to tolerate any form of domination is also one of their cardinal personality traits. Guided by its planetary lord, natives of Bharani also symbolize the extremes of physical passion and desires. With an innate potentiality to attract opposites, they are marked by large expressive eyes and mesmerizing smile.

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In their behavioral traits or characteristics, they display outward calm and poise, despite the presence of a volatile mindset. Their behavioral traits display the elements of strength and forbearance on account of their inherent ability to counter difficulties of life. Losses and defeat may make them emotional, but with their needful fortitude and forbearance, they are well equipped to counter the necessary hardships of life.

Their positive traits of poise, calm and care they make themselves endearingly attractive. With their multiplicity of interests and experimentations, they tend to popularize themselves in different genres of art and culture. Sincerity and dutifulness towards their liabilities are some of their other positive traits.

Their unrestrained indulgence of material and physical pleasures can be looked upon as a leading negative trait. Likewise their vulnerability to luxuriousness and extravagance are deemed to be their major negative features. It also includes their inability to put up with any form of domination and source of authority. In spite, of being good hearted his abject disregard for others’ sentiments, often contribute to his unpopularity.

Career Options for Bharani Nakshatra Born People

With their dynamism and enterprising traits, natives born with Bharani star sign in their ascendance, will create effective career opportunities for themselves, rather than wait for opportunities to come their way. With their creative ingenuity, they excel in realms of performing arts and as such can curve a niche in careers based on singing, dancing, acting and painting. They also make excellent administrators, businessman and ingenuous surgeons and adjudicators.

As a matter of fact, with their intrinsic desire to experience life in all its possibilities, makes him/her fit for different kinds of career.

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Bharani Nakshatra Compatibility and Incompatibility

Revathi nakshatra symbolic of a female elephant is instinctively compatible with Bharani Nakshatra. Even Hasta, Swati, Shravana and Purva Ashada are compatible with Bharani nakshatra; if compatibility is judged on the basis of animal yonis they are guided by.

As far as incompatibility is concerned Bharani is incompatible with birth stars guided by the signs of tiger and lion. Thus it is incompatible with Chitra, Dhanistha, Purvabhadrapada and Vishaka nakshatra.

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