Uttara Phalguni Nakshatra

Uttara Phalguni Nakshatra, “The Star of Patronage,” is the twelfth of 27 nakshatras. When the Moon is between 146°40′ to 150°00′ Leo to 150°00′ to 160°00′ Virgo, then the constellation is referred to as Uttara Phalguni. Astronomically, this constellation is of two stars, Denebola (Beta-Leonis) and 93-Leonis. Aryaman, the God of leadership, honor, and nobility rules this nakshatra.

Nobility, being reliable, and being generous are the primary attributes of this nakshatra. Sun is the ruling planet that imparts radiance, enterprising nature, and determination. Uttara Phalguni is symbolized by 2 rear legs of a cot representing the preparatory period to return to work.

Uttara Phalguni Characteristics

Natives of this star emphasize compassion, creative ability, and desire a life of comfort and luxury. Some of the common challenge areas of this nakshatra are fixated on their ideas, being inconsiderate, and condescending. The first two padas of this nakshatra fall into Leo and the last two padas into Virgo.

Uttara-Phalgunis in Leo will have exceptional leadership skills, ability to thrive under severe constraints and restrictions. Ones in Virgo display philosophical thoughts about life and remain loosely attached to material life.

Interesting Facts of Uttara Phalguni Nakshatra

Ruling Planet


Angle Details

26°40' Leo to 10°00' Virgo


A bed or 2 rear legs of a cot

Animal Symbol

Male Cow (bull)


Manushya (human)


Later red one


Giving of prosperity through union of marriage

Nakshatra Nature


Goal Name








Starting Letter

Tay, To, Paa, Pee

Career for Uttara Phalguni Nakshatra

Entrepreneurs, Political leaders, Coaches, and professors.

Business advisor or financial risk advisors.

Foreign diplomats, bureaucrat.

Philanthropist, social worker, or NGO head.

Psyche, psychological advice, Marriage counselor or therapists.

Script Writer, actor, or media personalities, or sports superstars.

All commanding positions in almost all domains, both federal and corporate.

Compatibility and Incompatibility of Uttara Phalguni Nakshatra

Uttara Phalguni Nakshatra is most compatible with Uttara Ashada, followed by Anuradha and Jyeshta nakshatra. It is incompatible with Purva Bhadrapada nakshatra, Vishaka, and Chitra nakshatras.

Favorable Activities

  • Wedding and other nuptial ceremonies.
  • Commencing new activities, both business and personal.
  • Founding a new Organization, startups.
  • Meeting Authorities or people of power.
  • All legal administrative work.
  • Purchasing a new home or office space.
  • Inauguration, valedictory events.
  • Donating and Charity.
  • Wearing new garments or Jewellery.

Unfavorable Activities

  • Confrontations or rebellion.
  • Activities that demand Harsh Behaviour or aggression.
  • Borrowing or lending Money.
  • Breaking up or filing for separation.
  • Concluding or completions of long-pending activities.