Characteristics of Chitra / Chithira

Chitra is ruled by Twashtar, the Cosmic craftsman. This is the “star of opportunity”. Chitra reflects the world of Maya and delusions, which they are to overcome. This is the 14th nakshatra of the zodiac, ruled by the fiery planet Mars.

Chitra / Chithira

Chitra / Chithira
Chitra Nakshatra

Location: 23.20 Virgo to 6.40 Libra
Ruler: Mars
Deity: Vishwakarma (the celestial architect of the universe)
Symbol: Jewel
Animal: Female Tiger
Lucky color: Black
Ruling Deity of Mars: Muruga
Gender: Female
Gana: Rakshasa
Guna: Tamasic

Chitra Nakshatra characteristics: They are intelligent, skillful, social, attractive and born leaders.

They are hard working and social. Also, they share a good relationship with almost everyone. Whomsoever they meet, they express a lot of love. Eloquence is their exclusive quality and they always try to maintain a balance in their relationships. When it comes about relationships, they are emotional. But, they understand their losses and profits very well. Hence, they don't let emotions overpower them in social life. They always stay full with energy and valor. Be it anything, they just finish everything with this energy. They don't scared of any adverse situation; rather they face all the problems with their valor, win over them, and proceed.

Their interests include doing different things and they just don't like to sit idle. They just don't make excuses for anything; whatever has to be done, they just do it as soon as possible. They just try to be busy and as soon as they finish doing something, they pick up a new work. Most probably, they are not aware of the word rest. They are stubborn at times. Business is more preferred by them than job because their brain works better in the business related matters. Due to this business mind, they will get a lot of success. They have an expertise in the art of speaking. But, anger must be avoided and they must act patiently. They don't get upset easily because being hopeful is their another quality. Wealth accumulation interests them and they cherish a materialistic life.

They have a good interest in science and arts. Weaknesses can be easily covered by them and they know how to maintain their glory. Their intuition is quite good, which makes their assessments usually correct. Due to their stubborn behavior, they have to face oppositions at times. But, these hurdles eventually help them in growing. They have true compassion for deprived communities as well and they always stay ready for their betterment. Till the age of 32, some struggle is expected; but after that, everything will be wonderful. They have got special love and protection from their father. Science will always interest them and most probably, they will get education in this field only. They are attractive, freedom loving; but at times, they may behave irresponsible as well.

Chitra nakshatra Male, Female characteristics: The males born in this nakshatra are intelligent, hard-working, love a peaceful environment, and possess strong intuition.

The females of this nakshatra are bold, outspoken, and career-oriented. They are usually found in the medical field as nurses, but can also develop a liking for careers like modeling, acting and teaching.

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