18. Jyestha (The Wisdom Crone, Antares)
Nakshatra Lord : Mercury
Symbol : a protective talisman
Deity : Indra, (the king of the gods)
Nature : Attain fame but desire seclusion, ambitious nature, hard-working, high social status, good creative ability, family obligations and responsibilities, imaginative and innovative mind.
Rulership : great battle heroes, those who are noted for pedigree, wealth and fame, thieves, kings who are intent on conquests and commandants.
Moon in Jyestha : the person has few friends, is content, lives a virtuous life, but easily gets angry.
Attributes : Spread from 16'40" up to 30'00" degree Vrischika Rashi, Lord is Mangal, the deity is Indra, equivalent to Ravi, the King of the firmament. Indra is the great lord, the mighty warrior and a hero among heroes by tradition and in the plenitude of power he reigns supreme. He is the first among courtesans. When this star is unfavourable it causes sorrow and poverty. Anthropomorphically it is the middle finger and Neck of Kalapurush.
Famous people : Frank Sinatra, Walt Disney, William Blake, Winston Churchill, Jim Morrison.
At astha astrology you will study Characteristics, rashi lords and compatibility of different nakshatras and astrological effects on horoscope based on date of birth.