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According to the Vedic astrological beliefs, Ashadha nakshatra is the 20thof the 27 nakshatras. This is also known as jal nakshatra for the characteristics that it depicts. The ruling planet for this nakshatra is the Venus and thus the natives born under this nakshatra have a prominent influence of the planet in their lives and characteristics.

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Purva Ashadha പൂരാടം (Pooradam) பூராடம் (Puratam) పూర్వాషాడ पूर्वाषाढा

Basic information about the nakshatra

The person will be kind hearted and compassionate and is generally hugely popular in the society for his helping nature and cordial behavior. It is pretty easy to locate this nakshatra in , where two stars form a right angle and they can be viewed very clearly in the early morning sky of the April month. They form a shape that closely resembles the shape of elephant teeth.

General characteristics of Purvaashada nakshatra

The natives born under this nakshatra have good physical features. They are tall and lean, bright teeth, bright eyes, long ears and long arms. Their attractive physical appearance is one of their worth mentioning personality traits. He has a dominating personality and possesses extraordinary argument capabilities. He can prove himself right with his personality trait of being able to convince anyone and everyone, doesn’t matter if he is right or wrong.

The native comes across as a friendly and concerned human being who is very much empathetic about others problems and tries to solve them to his maximum capability. It is this endearing behavioral characteristic that he possesses which makes him quite popular in the people surrounding him. He is quite hard working and works towards his aim with full faith and achieves what he wants to. Another important behavioral characteristic he possesses is that he hates showoff or display. He is truthful, god fearing and hates hypocrisy. These natives will never come in the way of others prosperity or development.

The most important positive trait that these individuals possess is their helpfulness and empathetic behavior. They have good convincing abilities and can provide with a lot of advice and ideas, which are helpful to people may a times. Other positive traits of these people are that they are confident, self made and true to themselves and the world.

The confidence of these people sometimes take the form of arrogance and they cannot be deterred from doing what they have decided to do once. This is one of their negative traits as they might find themselves in problems taking decisions with a one dimensional mind. Apart from arrogance, their poor decision making abilities count for other negative trait that the natives possess.

Career Options for Purva Ashada Nakshatra Born People

They generally have a variety of career interests , but generally the fields of medicine and fine arts are the most suitable ones for them. They are not recommended for ventures where important decision making is needed. Fields of science and philosophy are good career interests from the success point of view.

Purva Ashada Nakshatra Compatibility and Incompatibility

Compatible nakshatras are Rohini, Ashwini and Hasta among others while the incompatible ones are Purva Phalguni and Ardra.