Mrigasira Nakshatra Mrigasira Nakshatra 23-20 Taurus to 6-40′ Gemini. General Characteristics: Spiritual intelligence and research abilities, primary motivation – spiritual liberation, lack firm or fixed views, capable yet timid, good speech and active habits. Translation: Having the face of a deer. Symbol: Antelope’s head Animal symbol: Female serpent – sensual seductive nature. Ruling Planet: Mars. Nature: Deva (god-like) Presiding deity: Soma the moon god.
Krittika Nakshatra Krittika 26-40′ Aries to 10-00′ Taurus General Characteristics: Determined and tenacious will to achieve greatness, sharp, cutting and penetrating by nature. Translation: The cutter. Symbol: Axe, sharp edge, or flame, razor. Animal symbol: Female sheep. Ruling planet: Sun Nature: Rakshasa (demon). Presiding deity: Agni – the god of fire