The 18th star in the constellation is Jyeshta, which in Sanskrit means ‘the eldest’. Jyeshta is larger than the Sun and it reflects the planetary force of Mars, Mercury, and Lord Indra, who is the ruling deity. The nakshatra is female in gender and looks like a Hanging Earring or umbrella. Earrings, the symbol of the nakshatra, the largest ornament a person can wear, apart from the crown, denote the status of the natives in society. Lord Indra, as per Hindu scriptures, fell from grace after receiving a curse from sages but regained the glory. Similarly, the natives of the nakshatra may also face downfalls but will come back in life.
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Jyeshta natives are clean by heart and are always willing to help others. If you are born on this nakshatra, you will not believe in flaunting and would lead a simple life. You are least bothered about what others think and would lead a life made on your terms. A big positive attribute of the nakshatra is that the natives are capable of creating what they imagine. And what they want is the key question. You may attract the opposite sex with your charisma. Lord Indra, the deity of Jyeshta lost his glory after misbehaving with sages as they cursed him. Similarly, you may also face downfall in life if you get too arrogant about your success in life.
As per astrology texts, the natives of Jyeshta nakshatra are said to have jealousy within them. This negative trait can bring in several miseries. It is important to keep concentrating on spirituality to ward off the evil emotions in life. As you are highly motivated, you will be inclined towards learning and knowledge about multiple things. At times, you may become impulsive and rash which may make you lose your temper. A theorist, you do what you think is the best and never heed any advice. You are an open-minded sensitive person who cannot hold on to secrets and also does not restrict emotions.
A female born on Jyeshta nakshatra will be over-sensitive. She may be too jealous and may love too deeply, which the partner may sometimes find suffocating. However, her love is true and she expects care and attention round-the-clock. While being overly romantic, she is very practical when it comes to family life. She efficiently manages household activities and would also be helpful to needy people. She believes in charity and her deeds make the people around her happy.
A male Jyeshta native is highly emotional and sensitive. He cannot hold secrets and suppressing emotions is a challenge. Think twice before you confide sensitive news. He may not be able to hold this news for a long time and might make it public. Highly honest and committed, he will go to any extent to help you. While being stubborn, he is also large-hearted, which may cause serious issues in his personal life. He is reluctant to take advice and does what he feels is right in the situation.
Jyeshta natives are inclined towards knowledge. And they get a good education which helps position themselves in high professions. You will be sincere, honest, and dedicated and this will help you grow in your profession. However, you may switch jobs often which might impact the promotions. For a few Jyeshta natives, the career growth may not be as high and fast as expected. This can create insecurity inside but professional growth is sure to happen. There can be a period of lull in your career till the age of 50 but after that, you will see a sudden growth in the office.
Jyeshta natives would make great artists, musicians, actors, and authors. Some Jyeshta natives would excel in administration-related jobs and would make good managers. You can even try for a job at the United Nations as astrology texts state that Jyeshta natives would be good as diplomats, policymakers, and international relations experts. Military and armed forces are also good options to make a career.
Most Jyeshta nakshatra female natives will have average academic qualifications and they would be happy coordinating household chores and supporting their husbands. As a result, most female natives of this nakshatra are not professional experts. However, there are exceptions as some females make a good career in research, teaching, music, and acting. Some females will also be successful subject matter experts.
The professional life of Jyeshta male natives would be eventful. Despite them being honest and sincere, office life will see umpteen hurdles. A male native born on Jyeshta nakshatra would leave the home for education at an early age. He believes in simple living and may not be highly ambitious. He may struggle in professional life till the age of 50 when he will slowly start setting down. As per Vedic astrology, the most troubling period will be between the ages of 18 and 26, during which he may face problems of all types.
The health of Jyeshta natives will be a matter of concern as minor health problems such as dysentery, cold, pain in the shoulders and hands, stomach problems, frequent fevers, and asthmatic attacks would affect at different stages of life. You need to be highly sensitive about health issues.
You need to make the diet healthier by including more vegetables and skipping oily and greasy stuff. You need to quit smoking and alcohol as both can cause a severe impact on your body in the long run. Practice yoga and make it a part of the routine. Do not skip medications and always consult your doctor when you feel your health is down.
The women natives of this nakshatra may face a few health issues, including uterus problems, prostate gland enlargement, or pain in the hands and shoulder. However, no ailment will be a major challenge and she will soon overcome them.
As per astrology experts, the male natives born on Jyeshta nakshatra may experience health issues such as cold, stomach problems, asthmatic attacks, dysentery, frequent fevers, and pains in the hands and shoulders. It is recommended to consult a doctor whenever necessary.
The personal life of Jyeshta natives may not be as vibrant as they may need to face multiple challenges in life. A male Jyeshta native may not receive any support from his siblings or mother. Some of his immediate relatives will hold a grudge or dislike for him as he is an individual thinker and never agrees with their suggestions.
In married life, the spouse would dominate him, and even married life would not bring in the expected results. A female Jyeshta native may not be able to maintain harmony with the in-laws. As she may be childless, she would be criticized by her in-laws and this can be a topic for discontent.
Jyeshta natives may suffer from ailments related to the stomach, head, heart, and breath. Female natives of this nakshatra may also suffer from uterus problems and prostate gland enlargement.
As the elective nature of Jyeshta is Tikshna, which means sharp or intense, the nakshatra is good for surgery.