Beta Leonis : Uthram
Uttara Phalguni "the later reddish one" 26.40 Leo to 10.00 Virgo
They are self made men blessed by many versatile qualities. They are considered lucky. They cannot curb expenditure and this takes a heavy toll of their purse. They are hedonists and pleasure seeking is their pastime. Decency and sincerity form part of their persona. They are good at heart and this earns many friends & enemies. Their levels of patience and tolerance are very low. When they get angry they lose control and forget the environment. After the spasm is over they become repentant. They are prepared to help without caring a hoot about self. Their hardwork makes them workaholics and all difficulties which they encounter are overcome by patience. They do not at all like criticism even though it is constructive. They meet all their targets in life. They are born in a solar constellation and become endowed with all the solar qualities like magnanimity, nobility & spirituality.
Beware of these diseases - Intestinal and bowel disorders - sore throat - gout.
Nature - First child daughter - tactful - mother longlived - separation from children in old age - more than one wife-loss of money through women.
Gemstone - Wearing Ruby can fortify the birth constellational lord and this will make them more fortunate.
Symbol: a bed (four legs), or hammock
Deity: Aryaman, one of the Adityas, rules patronage, kindness, and favors. Bhaga and Aryaman are invoked together.
Stars: Denebola, situated in the Lion's tail, quick mind, noble, generous, with high honors, but has an association with people with bad reputations.
Mythology: Aryaman governs marriage contracts, and protects family inheritance. Shiva and Shakti were married under this asterism.
Indications: Friendship is important to these helpful, kind individuals. They are happiest when married. Relationships and family unity are important. The meanings of Purva Phalguni apply here as well, just a little subdued. It is called the "Star of Patronage" for their love of humanity and caring sincere nature. They want to alleviate the suffering in society. Basically the Phalguni's are known to have a happy marriage. But, since this nakshatra cannot stand to be alone, they may settle for anybody, and become involved in a co-dependent relationship, leading to resentments and marriage problems. They are courageous and good with people, leading them into powerful positions. There is a tendency to be controlling and very stubborn.