Rashis / Zodiac

Rashis are important part of astrology. These are 12 Zodiac signs, but very few people know the meaning of the zodiac. when some stars gather in a group to form  particular shape, a rashi is formed. Universe is circular, and it is of 360 degrees. On dividing it into 12 parts, each part if 30 degrees each. And each part represented by the each Zodiac.

12 Rashis / Zodiac -

Mesh / Aries

Mesh means male Sheep.  It is also called Aries in English.  It ranges from 0 degrees to 30 degrees.  This zodiac is formed by 4 Charan of Ashwani Nakshatra, 4 Charan of Bharani Nakshatra, and the Pratham charan of Kritik Nakshatra, and the Lord of this Rashi / Zodiac Sign is Mars.

Vrish / Taurus

Vrisha means bull and it is also called Taurus in English. Its expansion is from 30 degrees to 60 degrees.  This zodiac is made up of  3 Charan of Kritika, 4 Charan of Rohini, and 2 Charan of Mrigashira Nakshatra, and the Lord of this Rashi / Zodiac Sign is Venus.

Mithun/ Gemini

Mithun means couple. It is also called Gemini in English. Its expansion is from 60 degrees to 90 degrees. This Zodiac is made up of 2 Charan of Mrigshira Nakshatra, Adra Nakshatra's  4 Charan, and 3 Charan of Punarvasu Nakshatra, and the Lord of this Rashi / Zodiac Sign is mercury.

Kark/ Cancer

Kark means crab. It is also called cancer in English stop its expansion is from 90 degrees to 120 degrees. This Zodiac is made up of Pratham Charan of Punarvasu, 4 Charan of Pushya Nakshatra, and Char Charan Ashlesha Nakshatra, and the Lord of this Rashi / Zodiac Sign is the moon.

Singh/ Leo

Singh means lion and It is also called Leo in English. its expansion is from 120 degrees to 150 degrees. This Zodiac is made up of 4 Charan of Magha Nakshatra, 4 Charan of Poorva Phalguni Nakshatra, and 1 Charan of Uttra Phalguni Nakshatra, and the Lord of this Rashi / Zodiac Sign is Sun.

Kanya/ Virgo

Kanya means Unmarried girl and It is also called Virgo in English. its expansion is from 150 degrees to 180 degrees. This Zodiac is made up of 3 Charan of Uttara Phalguni Nakshatra, 4 Charan of Hast Nakshatra, and 2 Charan of Chitra Nakshatra, and the Lord of this Rashi / Zodiac Sign is Sun.

Tula/ Libra

Tula means balance and is known as libra in English. Its expansion is from 180 degrees to 210 degrees. It is made up of 2 Charan of Chitra Nakshatra, 4 Charan of Swati Nakshatra, and 3 Charan of Vishakha Nakshatra, and the Lord of this Rashi / Zodiac Sign is Venus.

Vrishchik/ Scorpio

Vrishchik means Scorpio and is also called Scorpio. Its expansion is from 210 degrees to 240 Degrees. it is made up of  4 Charan of Vishakha Nakshatra, 4 Charan of Anuradha Nakshatra, and 4 Charan of Jyeshtha Nakshatra, and the Lord of this Rashi / Zodiac Sign is Mars.

Dhanu/ Sagittarius

Dhanu means Dhanush, also called Sagittarius. Its extension is from 240 degrees to 270 degrees. It is made up of char charan of Mool Nakshatra, 4 charan of Poorva Ashada Nakshatra and Pratham Charan of Uttra-Ashada Nakshatra, and the Lord of this Rashi / Zodiac Sign 4is Jupiter.

Makar/Capricorn

Makar means crocodile also known as Capricorn. its expansion is from 270 degrees to 300 degrees. It is made up of 3 Charan of Uttara ashadha Nakshatra, 4 Charan of Shravana Nakshatra, and Charan of Dhanishta Nakshatra, and the Lord of this Rashi / Zodiac Sign is Saturn.

Kumbh/Aquarius

Kumbh means earthen pot called Aquarius. Its expansion is from 300 degrees to 330 degrees. It is made up of 2 Charan Dhanishta Nakshatra, Char Charan Satbhisha Nakshatra, and 3 Charan poorva Bhadrapada Nakshatra, and the Lord of this Rashi / Zodiac Sign is Saturn.

Meen/Pisces

Meen means fish also called Pisces. Its expansion is from 330 degrees to 360 degrees. It is made up of the 4th charan of  Poorva Bhadrapad Nakshatra, 4 Charan of Uttara Bhadrapada, and 4 charan of Revti Nakshatra, and the Lord of this Rashi / Zodiac Sign is Jupiter.

Rasish/Zodiac Signs and their properties

All Zodiac signs are divided into three parts, movable, fixed, and dual nature. movable signs are more active than others. Aries, cancer, Libra, and Capricorn are movable signs. fix Zodiac signs are more stable and practical. Taurus, Leo, Scorpio, and Aquarius fix signs. Dual signs are a mix of movable and fixed signs. Gemini, Sagittarius, and Pisces are dual-nature signs.


Fire signs - Aries, Leo, and Sagittarius. 

Earth signs - Taurus, Virgo, and Capricorn.

Air signs - Gemini, Libra, and Aquarius.

Water signs - Cancer, Scorpio, and Pisces. 

Purush/Male Sign, Stree/Female

Aries, Gemini, Leo, Libra, Sagittarius, and Aquarius are Purush/Male Signs

Taurus, Cancer, Virgo, Scorpio, Capricorn, and Pisces are Stree/Female Signs

Rashi/ Zodiac Nature

All odd Zodiac signs i.e Aries, Gemini, Leo, Libra, Sagittarius, and Aquarius are aggressive in nature.

All Even Zodiac Signs i.e Taurus, Cancer, Virgo, Scorpio, Capricorn, and Pisces are gentle in nature.

Rashi/Zodiac Signs and their Bal/ power

All odd Zodiac signs mean Aries, Gemini, Leo, Libra, Sagittarius, and Aquarius are strong in the daytime.

All Even Zodiac Sign means Taurus, Cancer, Virgo, Scorpio, Capricorn, and Pisces are strong at the night

Rashis / Zodiac Sign and Directions

Like elements and nature, all zodiac signs have assigned direction also.

East Direction - Aries, Sagittarius, and Leo

West Direction - Gemini, Libra, and Aquarius 

North Direction - Cancer, Scorpio, and Pisces

South Direction - Taurus, Virgo, and Capricorn 

12 Rashis / Zodiac Sign and Body Parts

Aries -  Forehead, head, face, eyes, and brain

Taurus - Mouth, neck, inner part of the throat, and throat

Gemini - Breast, lungs, blood, shoulder, muscle, hand, arms, nervous system, and arm bones

Cancer - Internal parts of the stomach, collarbone, chest bones, and chest

Leo - Stomach, backbone, upper back, heart, and waist

Virgo - Small bones of the back,  liver, spleen, digestive system, and intestine

Libra - Lower abdomen, lower back, kidneys, and skin

Scorpio - private parts of both male and female and anus

Sagittarius - Thighs, hips, and vascular system

Capricorn - Knees, bone joints, and knee cap

Aquarius - Calfs, ankle, legs, and 

Pisces - Toe, foot, and heel