Bharini Nakshatra

Out of 27 nakshatras, Bharani nakshatra is the second under the zodiac sign of Aries or Mesha. The presiding deity of this nakshatra is Lord Yama, the God of death. Their planetary Lord of this Nakshatra is Venus, the planet of Good fortune and earthly material pleasures and enjoyment and those born under this nakshatra, live a life of abundance and enjoy the best in life with all sorts of material pleasures. In the words of Varahamihira, the lunar influence gives Bharani resourcefulness, honesty, health and happiness.

General Characteristics of Bharini Birthstar

Bharani is a bright and active nakshatra. Those born under Bharani Nakshatra are endowed with qualities of determination, truthfulness, and strong will. They possess attractive personalities and love to live a comfortable life. They are highly energetic and show interest in multiple things.

Career options for Bharini Nakshatra

Those with Bharani Birthstar can choose to be : Publishers, writers, film and music, occultist, psychics, hypnotists, astrologers, psychologists, entrepreneurs, business people, financial consultants, lawyers, builders, children & childbirth, hospitality industry – caterers, cooks and hotel staff.


Bharani nakshatra is the second nakshatra in astrology. Those with Moon in Bharani are likely to suffer from dental problems, diabetes and severe body pain, affections of brain, high fever, apoplexy, ring worms and malaria. 

Positive Traits of Bharini Star

Those born with Moon in Bharani nakshatra are spontaneous, optimistic and courageous.  If they think that something is right, then they do not hesitate to fight for it. They dislike being controlled or manipulated by others.

They are intelligent individuals who resolve many issues through their diplomatic skill and efficiency. They have a happy disposition and caring approach. They are friendly and loyal to their close ones and like to provide all comforts to their family.

Negative Traits of Bharini Nakshatra

With their own set of principles, they can never survive domination from others. They seek logic in everything and several times they are disliked for their nature.

Bharani being a star of bearing and with those with Moon in Bharani nakshatra tend to take a lot of burdens of other people and finally end up feeling suppressed and depressed. They dislike competition and exhibit a trait of jealousy. They come across as people who cannot tolerate other`s prosperity.

Due to their outspoken nature, they are disliked by others in spite of having a pure heart.  Sometimes they behave like a new born child, insensitive to environment and sometimes they appear fearful and anxious about matters of life. Tactful behaviour is alien to them. They like to command over others and are eager to establish supremacy. Friends will sometimes turn against them for their nature of being unable to maintain permanent relationships with anyone.


Regular prayers to Goddess Mahalakshmi will prove highly beneficial to the natives born in Bharani nakshatra. Repetition of the root mantra of this nakshatra — “Om Eem” 108 times when Moon transits this nakshatra and in its corresponding lunar month is sure to reduce suffering and bring enlightenment into a person’s life.