Read Your Own Horoscope: A Step-By-Step Tutorial to Vedic Astrology

Under the guidance of Pt. Punarvasu, Indastro has been serving astrology patrons since 2001. Backed by years of experience and unique insights from ancient books & sources that are 1500 to 5500 years old, this free Vedic astrology tutorial has been put together with an objective of helping people better their lives. These free lessons from Indastro will help you read your own horoscope. For which you must keep the following points in mind:

  • Go step by step. Until you have mastered one step, do not move to the next.
  • Do not just read, but apply these principles on your own horoscope
  • In the begining, just pay attention to just reading and analyzing a birth chart, rather can drafting one.
  • Go in the same order of lessons as is provided here.
  • Practice and more practice.


PUNARVASU NAKSHATRA comes in the Gemini with first three-quarter and the last quarter in the Cancer zodiac sign. Punarvasu is the “Return of light”, the blessing and the divine light of god. People born under this nakshatra have the rejuvenation and healing power. Creative in all the work they do. 

Symbol: (Bow and Quiver with arrows) This signifies the target achiever and the one who can store the secret treasury. People born under this nakshatra are good at saving, will get financial gain and help others as well.

Ruling Planet of PUNARVASU NAKSHATRA (Graha Devta):  Jupiter “Graha devta is the one who gives the ability to understand the nature of planet, so that we can work based on that planet in our chart.”  Based on the Vedic Astrology “Jupiter” is the ruling planet of this nakshatra. People born in this nakshatra are good at learning, expert in the fundamentals, religious matters and in the scriptures as well.

Energy source of PUNARVASU Nakshatra (Adhi Devta): Aditi ADHI DEVTA : “The Adhi devta is the one who gives the mental clarity about the planet and also through the adhi devta we can come in contact with the energy source related to that planet. “ADITI” is the mother of god and the boundless divinity. People born in Punarvasu moon nakshatra give chance to other people to show their ability and forgive them for their mistakes. They are very kind hearted. They have good revision ability and great memory. Career as a teacher or, child specialist doctor will be good for these native.

Presiding Deity of PUNARVASU Nakshatra (Pratyadi Devta): Parvati Pratyadi Devta is the one who helps us to understand the function of the Nakshatra and planet in the birth chart and has the total command on the function related to that nakshatra placed in the birth chart. Goddess Parvati is the presiding deity for this nakshatra.

Gender: Female Gender of any nakshatra used in Vedic astrology for the match making but if we deeply analysis this, we came to know the fascinating picture that the gender signifies our mental inclination towards the material things and how we manipulate the challenges for the survival in life. Career as a nurse will be good. These people are very emotional and have the caring nature.

Dosha: Vata Dosha represent which type of disease will affect the native. Vata is related to air which can cause breathing related diseases, heart related issues, muscle pain, stomach pain etc.

Guna: Sattwa In Vedic culture there are three Gunas - Sattwa, Rajas and Tamas which are known as the three processes to make life successful. Sattwa guna make the native very spiritual, knowledgeable, and highly ambitious. Affliction in the Punarvasu nakshatra gives emotional set back in life, loss of money again and again.

Element: Water Punarvasu Nakshatra has the water element which signifies that native will have the great memory retention ability, as water has the great memory retention power which is proved scientifically. Native born with the Punarvasu as moon nakshatra will get quick grasping power as well.

Bird: Swan Birds are the highly spiritual creatures which came into life to give us the message from universe. Each Nakshatra has a particular bird symbol which shows us that the energy related to that bird is residing within us related to that particular constellation/Nakshatra.

Swan signifies the purity, so the native of this constellation will have good intention always and never hurt anybody.

Classical Raga related to Punarvasu Nakshatra: Indian classical Raga plays a vital role in astrology too. In the scriptures Ragas are not other than the celestial Demi Goddess the (Raga devta). Nowadays the Raga Therapy has been applied to cure the diseases as well. Based on the constellation where Moon is placed in your birth chart there are ragas which can make your life more comfortable and better. Suryakantham, Hatakamabari are the raga for Punarvasu.

First letter for Punarvasu Nakshatra: “Like the classical raga, the first letter of the name also produces the vibration which is connected with the native.” Having the name with that letter creates harmony between the human and the universe so that the native gets all the happiness and success which is promised in his birth chart. It’s akin to your coming in the network coverage area of that nakshatra and thus getting a proper signal.