Nakshatra No 10. Magha Nakshatra:
The Nakshatras are the beautiful and powerfully accurate and declarative 27 Lunar Sign Zodiac of vedic Astrology, used in addition to Vedic Astrology’s 12 Sun-sign sidereal zodiac. It is incredibly valuable insight into our emotional nature and our Consciousness arising therefore, our route from lower awareness to higher awareness and higher achievement of our life-time potential. Learn all about the Nakshatras in my wonderful worldwide course www.nakshatrasadvancedcourse.com. This is very authentic and genuine learning because the course focuses on two charts: yours and mine. In Pt 1 you learn the energy of each Nakshatra. In Pt 2 you learn the powerful analytical techniques using the Nakshatras include Love astrology and health astrology, as well as the powerful declaration of derived Nakshatra Sequences such as Nadi Nakshatras and Navtaras and special nakshatra sequences (more details below).
Questions to Maghas: What are the gifts from the Pitri, your ancestors? What powers, qualities and abilities come from your past lives? What meaning and guidance do you find and create from both the positive and the negative in your heritage? How will you manifest the ancient gift of your heritage? It’s about applying your mind to the meaning of your personal and cultural heritage: whether genetic, mystical, archaeological, historical or racial, and finding meaning therefrom. Shape the present and the future by using the past.
Magha occupies: 00°00′ to 13°20′ Leo
Ruled by Ketu: Dasa period 7 years. Ketu brings penetrating insight of spirit
Devata: Pitris – The Forefathers, the divine protectors of humanity.
Symbol: The Throne, A Palanquin
Yoni: Male Rat – trickiness or treachery
Motivation: Artha – orientated to wealth and worldly comfort. Quite domestic and family-orientated.
Guna Triplicity: Tamasic, Rajas and Rajas: TRR. With tamas here, the Magha must avoid getting stuck and resisting needed new growth.
Ayurvedic Dosha: Kapha
Body Part: Nose, lips and chin: can have a big nose, can get mouth/lips sores.
Caste: Shudra – the king must serve his people.
Quality: Fierce, Krura – Magha Nakshatras can be prone to being cruel to uphold their throne.
Compatibility: Rat is neutral with tiger; unfriendly with sheep and snake.
Gandanta: Magha arises out of the Cancer-Leo Gandanta.
Keywords: royal, having an eye for tradition, ambitious.
Shadow: Superiority, racial and class prejudice, status-minded. Perfectionist: cruel and fierce. Can take deep-rooted dislikes and negative judgements to people. Can be undone by sexual allurements and beguilement.
Translation: the great one.
Star and Myths: The royal star of Regulus is the most important star in the constellation of Magha, which is within Leo constellation. Regulus is near the forehead of the Lion. In Western astrology, this star deals with fame and kingship too. It is 100 times more luminous than our Sun. This constellation brings prosperity. It was seen as the place where dead ancestors went to await their time of reincarnation.
Magha/Leo constellation lies beside Hydra the serpent constellation of Ashlesha Nakshatra, the preceding No 9 Nakshatra: Cosmic battle between the Kings and the serpents in Heaven: Hercules killed the Hydra. Oedipus answered the riddle of the sphinx who had been laying waste to Thebes, thus was able to kill the creature and take the throne, and thus sealed his terrible destiny.
Tradition and Leadership: The orientation towards humanity’s past and spiritual tradition, together with Ketu’s (South Node) rulership of Magha sets a key note call of pride in Mystical Leadership to those with this constellation. It is a mixture of personal and ancestral pride: ancestors either personal or cultural. Maghas are respectful towards tradition and like ceremony and ritual.
Goal: receiving honour and recognition. Sun in Magha, especially, is proud and demands attention and obeisance.
Magha Favorable characteristics:
Positive, balanced, has self-respect and expects respect from others; big-hearted; goes first class; likes to be entitled and to bear titles; respects educators and spiritual people; honors traditions; likes to adhere to chains of command; does well when praised; likes to be served and given attention.
Magha Unfavorable characteristics:
Arrogant, disdainful, overly demanding, indignant; has a strong dislike for those who dislike them or who treat them with disrespect; could get involved in an affair if they feel unloved by mate; can be manipulated by flattery; cruel to those who don’t show them respect
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In part 1 of the course, you study each Nakshatra in turn, with special reference to the manifestation of that Nakshatras energy in your chart and mine, but also bringing in family, friends and celebrities. The aim of this chart focus is to promote caring and authentic discussion and analysis. There is full information about each of the Nakshatras’ qualities and characteristics, plus a reading list, and there’s a video for each Nakshatra for you to review.
Natal study of the Nakshatras: So, what you do is you analyse the implications for each of the planets in our two charts in the light of the Nakshatras they occupy. What does this mean for our personality, for our life, for our destiny? How will it affect our emotional natures and consciousness arising therefrom? What steps can we take to heal and empower?
In Part 2 of the course, you learn the full range of the interpretation techniques using the nakshatras, such as Navtara the derived Nakshatras table (the Tara system) and health astrology using the Nakshatras, Surya, Manasa and Nadi Nakshatras. Nakshatras for relationship compatibility. Predictive study of the Nakshatras: You also analyse the predictive implications of transits of planets through the Nakshatras and, using Nakshatra analysis, you also deepen your analysis of Vedic Astrology’s wonderful system of predictive periods and sub-periods: the Dashas and Bhuktis
Correspondence: You email me your work in respect of each Nakshatra within Part 1 and then each Technique within Part 2, and I then email you my response, which is always detailed, learned and very caring. You are always welcome to ask questions at any point.
In all cases, there will be opportunity if you wish for it for linking of the astrological perception, to approaches of healing and empowerment, and use of art and embodiment work, and for example: psychosynthesis, psychosynthesis roleplay, Inner Child Work and Family Constellation Work, where applicable. A wide range of separately charged skilled worldwide Healing Modalities is available if you would feel this to be individually beneficial for you.
This Nakshatras Course shares with my other two Vedic Astrology Courses, the opportunity to study some of Vedic Astrology’s deepest secrets.
It is a powerful tool for developing a profound view of your own astrological chart and it can help in realizing your true path and nature.
It is especially important for discovering your soul’s destiny and helping you to maximize your potential and heal and resolve problems and issues you have in this life; be they emotional, physical or mental.
In fact, my Vedic Astrology courses are exceptional in offering a combination of Astrology and optional Healing techniques that can bring about empowerment and profound and long lasting change to a person.
And they offer opportunity for Western Astrology crossover if you wish for that additional dimension.
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