Revati Nakshatra

Revathi is the twenty-seventh nakshatra and is said to be ruled by Budha, also known as the planet Mercury. According to the beliefs Revati is a Sweet or Delicate nakshatra, meaning that while Revati has the most influence, it is best to begin working on things of physical beauty like music and jewellery.

Characteristics

The moon in Revati indicates a person who is sweet, caring, responsible and cares for other people. People born under Revati are sociable and love humanity and society, and are protective and nourishing of others. They are devoted to loved ones, spiritual, artistic and creative. Disappointments in their early life create compassion and forgiveness for others, and it is said that they will reap karmic rewards in the next life for their caring actions.

Naming practices

Under the traditional Hindu principle of naming individuals according to their nakshatra, the following Sanskrit syllables correspond with this nakshatra, and would belong at the beginning of the first name of an individual born under it:

De, Do, Cha, Chi