Let us discuss the Remedies for Pushya Nakshatra. The Nakshatra Pooyam (in Malayalam) is known as Pushya (in Sanskrit), Poosam (in Tamil), Pushya (in Telugu) and Pushyami (in Kannada). The Pushya nakshatra symbol is the udder of a cow. The ruling planet or the lord of Pushya nakshatra is Saturn. The element is water . The presiding deity is Brihaspati. Gana is Deva. Pushya nakshatra belongs to Kataka Rashi. All the 4 Padas of Pushya nakshatra falls in Kataka Rashi . And the Rashi lord of Pushya Nakshatra is Moon.
Characteristics and traits of Pushya Nakshatra Individuals
Remedies for Pushya Nakshatra will be in line with the lords of the Rashi, and planets that govern it, since the behavioral aspects of the natives are similar to the nature of these. The deity of Pushya nakshatra also influences the character of the natives born under this nakshatra.
The 4 Padas of Pushya Nakshatra falls into Kataka (Cancer Rashi) and hence some of the traits of Cancer and its Lord are seen. Pushya Nakshatra natives are spiritual and intuitive, which is a trait of Kataka Rashi born. Moon is the Lord of Kataka Rashi. Hence, they are good looking, and display a lot of balance and composure. They are original, and sympathetic.
The deity is Lord Brihaspati. Brihaspati is another name for Jupiter . Brihaspati is the teacher of the Devas. Guru of Gods – Representing Sacred Speech and Prayer – and Jupiter is in exaltation in Cancer. That forms a formidable relationship. Owing to their intelligence, Pushya Nakshatra born often have a respectable position in society. Brihaspati induces thirst for knowledge and gives ample opportunities to travel and to acquire knowledge.
In association with Kamdhenu, and considering the symbol of Pushya Nakshatra – the udder, the natives tend to be natural nourishers and enjoy looking after people, family and any living being or even the environment. Pushya is passive by nature. Their nature is light and swift. The nakshatra has the power of absolute truth and unity.
The Planet governing the Nakshatra is Saturn. Saturn is the planet of Karma, whereas Brihaspati is the endower of wisdom. Thus the indication is that achievements can only be as good as the Karma. The arrow can only be as powerful as the archer.
There are some weaknesses generally seen in these individuals. Contrary to the above good aspects, these natives are found disrespecting elders, stubborn, and quick to anger. They seem insecure and lusty. They are talkative in an effort to gain attention and are also jealous. And the reason why remedies for Pushya Nakshatra are important.
Unfavorable Dasa periods for Pushya Nakshatra
On the basis of the birth star, the Dasa periods of some planets may be generally unfavorable to you. The birth star being Pooyam suggests that you may have difficulties during the dasa periods of Ketu, Sun and Mars. Worship of Lord Ganesha/ Vishnu, Lord Shiva and Lord Muruga are recommended if these Mahadasa are not favourable.
As you are born in Pooyam star, your star lord is Saturn. As the Lord of Pushya Nakshatra is Saturn, there may be impediments in your tracks, to achieving success. You don’t like to compromise, even for silly things.
There will be a number of visible changes in your thoughts during this period. Situations may arise where you have to take a strong stand to achieve your goal. Nevertheless, don’t let others brand you as a short-tempered person. Your decisions may waver at times. Health will demand extra attention during this period.
The lord of the birth sign Kataka (Cancer) is Moon. Situations may arise where you have to express your thoughts. You may experience delay in coping with the realities of life. It will be beneficial, if you try to understand that our words and deeds affect others. Fix limits to your likes and dislikes in domestic life.
Remedies for Pushya Nakshatra – Mantras
The stars of Makam, Uthram, Chithira, Avittam (Kumbha sign), Chathayam and Pooruruttathi (Kumbha) are inauspicious for transactions and functions.
You must practice restraining your words and behavior during the unfavorable Dasa periods, especially on the hostile stars. Try to stay away from unnecessary tussles. It is best not to interfere in others’ matters during this period.
Practicing customary remedies for Pushya Nakshatra will help to mitigate the negative effects.
Visiting the temples either daily or on the stars of Pooyam, Anizham and Uthrattathi is beneficial.
Visit the temples of Lord Ayyappa on Saturdays or on the days in which Thursdays and Punartham star come together to please Saturn. Fasting in these days will give good results. Lord of Saturn is Hanuman. Hence, worship of Hanuman will be beneficial (Anjaneya).
Circumambulating the papal tree while meditating the lord of the star Saturn, on Saturdays, is beneficial. Besides, it is best to skip rice meal once on Saturdays. Selecting and wearing black, white and blue dresses is also auspicious.
Besides, measures to please the lord of the sign, Moon will be beneficial. Also worshipping Kamdhenu, keeping in mind the symbol of Pushya Nakshatra is beneficial.
Brihaspati is the lord of Pooyam star. Chant faithfully any of the following Mantras as part of remedies for Pushya Nakshatra, to appease Brihaspati and receive good prospects:
1.Om brihaspathe athi yadharyo arhaadha
Yadhwidhayachavasa rithaprajaathadhsmaasu dhehi chithram
2. Om brihaspathaaya namaha
Remedies for Pushya Nakshatra – Animals , Trees
Besides, nurturing plants, animals and birds is highly auspicious. Especially, raising goat, the animal of Pooyam star and not ill-treating it will bring good fortune. Therefore, try to avoid eating mutton. Take care not to cut the Arayal or its branches- the official tree- and harm Chakoram, the official bird of Pooyam. Water is the element of Pooyam. Worship the lord of water and stay away from water-polluting activities to ensure the approval of the lords. Doing the above and following a chaste life are the best remedies for Pushya Nakshatra born.
For the educated Pushya Natives Careers can be in : Counseling, Public Administration, Planning and research, Priests or Clergies, Careers in to Geology, Aquatic Biologists, Land or Agricultural merchants, Teachers, and Professors.