Nakshatra Vana

Significance of Nakshatra Vana:

  • [ 'NAKSHATRA' - Stars (27), 'VANA' - Garden]
  • Each and every person born on earth will (have to) belong to any one of these 27 stars. If you have the exact time of birth, it can easily be traced down by any astologer. Now each tree here corresponds to that particular star.

Benefits:

  • Each and every person born on earth will (have to) belong to any one of these 27 stars. If you have the exact time of birth, it can easily be traced down by any astologer. Now each tree here corresponds to that particular star.
  • So the presence of the complete set of 27 trees directly creates a healthy and sound physical, mental, psychological and spiritual beings. Which is the ultimate and absolute bliss to oneself and to the earth too.

Plants:

S.No Birth Star Botanical name Common name
1. Ashwini Strychnos nux vomica Poison nut
2. Bharani Embilica officionalis Amla
3. Krithika Ficus racemosa Fig
4. Rohini Syzygium jambolanum Jamoon
5. Mrugasira Acacia catechu Kadhira
6. Arudra Aquilaria agallocha Agar Wood
7. Punarvasu Bambusa Bamboo
8. Pushyami Ficus religiosa Peepal
9. Aslesha Mesua ferrea Naga Champa
10. Makha Ficus bengalensis Banyan
11. Pubba Butea monosperma Flame of the forest
12. Uttara Ficus infectoria Juvvi
13. Hastha Spondias mangifera Wild mango
14. Chitta Aegle marmelos Bilva
15. Swathi Terminalia arjuna Arjun
16. Visakha Limonium acidissimum Elephant apple
17. Anuradha Mimusops elengi Bakul
18. Jyesta Pinus Pine
19. Moola Canarium strictum Black dammar
20. Purvashada Saraca indica Sita Asoka
21. Uttarashada Artocarpus heterophyllus Jack
22. Sravana Calotropis gigantia Milk weed
23. Dhanishta Acacia ferruginea Shami
24. Satabhisha Anthocephalus cadaba Kadamba
25. Purvabhadra Azardirachta indica Neem
26. Uttarabhadra Mangifera indica Mango
27. Revathi Madhuca indica Ippe

Butea monosperma - Flame of the Forest:

  • Parts used - Bark, leaves, flowers, seeds, gum.
  • Uses - Flatulence (gas), Colic, Cough, Diuretic (promotes flow of urine), Snake bite, Skin diseases, Herpes (inflammation of skin with clusters of deep seated vesicles), Epilepsy (Chronic nervous disorder with attacks of unconsciousness and convulsions), Arthritis (Inflammation of joints), Piles, Constipation, Diabetes, Ringworm, Inflammation.