Shatabhisha Nakshatra - Shatabhisha is the twenty-fourth Nakshatra in Vedic astrology ranging from 6°40' to 20° Kumbha.
Symbol - The symbol of this Nakshatra is empty circle or 1,000 flowers or stars.
Astronomical Name - The astronomical name of this Nakshatra is Gamma Aquarii.
Deity of Nakshatra - Varuna, the god of celestial waters is the deity of Shatabhisha Nakshatra.
Ruling Planet - Shatabhisha Nakshatra is ruled by Rahu (north lunar node).
Others - Shatabisha also translates as 'the hundred healers' or 'the hundred flowers'. Natives are harsh in speech but honest and truthful and follow their independent ways. The symbol for Shatabisha is an empty circle reflecting the independent nature and autonomy experienced through this lunar mansion. This lunar mansion can also be a challenging birth star for early marriage. It has a Rakshasa temperament with the primary motivation being Dharma or right action. Rahu as the ruling planet of this Nakshatra indicates a love for travel and adventure.