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According to the Vedic astrological beliefs, Moola (Mula) nakshatra is the 19th nakshatra or lunar mansion among the 27 nakshatras. The meaning of 'Moola' is root and its symbol is a group of bunch of roots that are tied together. Moola nakshatra is ruled by the Goddess of destruction, i.e. Goddess Maha Kali.

Nakshatra Malayalam Tamil Telugu Hindi
Moola മൂലം (Moolam) மூலம் మూల मूल (Mool)

Basic information about Mula nakshatra

The meaning of Moola is root or the base. As we know that no plants can flourish without its roots, similarly every event or happening in the world is associated with some reasons at its very root. Thus, the Moola nakshatra has a strong inclination towards research and quest. As the roots of the plants are not visible, similarly this nakshatra indicates the deeply buried or hidden facets of one's life. Hence Moola nakshatra is associated with end of life or events and a precursor to the new beginning.

General characteristics of Moola nakshatra

Generally due to the influence of this nakshatra, the natives, in their lives get both spiritual and material success. But they are a little confused about their decision making and this personality trait appears due to the dual symbol of the nakshatra. They will be in a dichotomy whether to take the spiritual path or the materialistic path in many of the junctures of their lives which is a uncommon personality trait of these natives.

Abiding by some firm principals in their lives is one of their important behavioral characteristics. They generally come across as care free individuals who do not think much about the future. They most of the times leave the future in the hands of the God and try to make the most of the present with their sincere efforts towards their work and other areas. Optimism or positive thinking and handling things with a firm belief to succeed make up their imperative behavioral characteristics.

Their positive traits include hard work, commitment or resolve, and application of their intelligence to innovate ideas to make the road to success. They are highly optimistic people and they can come out of the toughest of situations owing this positive trait embedded in them.

The natives have a darker side to them which may be unveiled unexpectedly in some situations. They are generally calm but their occasional wrath on being provoked may be called one of their negative traits. The females of Moola nakshatra can be stubborn and adamant. They have the negative trait of lack of knowledge to deal with things which often lands them into various problems.

Career Options for Moola Nakshatra Born People

The natives are skilled in several fields and thus they switch their jobs frequently and possess varied career interests. They can do well in providing religious and financial advice. It is advisable for them to pursue their career interests which can be self business or employment, in the foreign soil where they have a high possibility of success as compared to the native land.

Moola Nakshatra Compatibility and Incompatibility

The compatible nakshatras with the natives are Hasta, Shravana, Revati and Pushya while the nakshatras of Swati and Magha are known to be incompatible.