Ganas correspond to the energy of one of the three Lokas(worlds), Swarga Loka (heaven), Prithvi Loka (Earth), Mrityu Loka (Hell). Swarga is the domain of Gods, and the Devas are said to live in the Swarga Loka. Prithvi Loka is the domain of Humans, and that is where they reside. Mrityu Loka is the domain of the demons and Rakshasas are said to live there. Each of the 27 nakshatras are said to belong to one of these three classes. Every class consists of 9 Nakshatras.
Nakshatra Gana Table
Gana in Astrology: Nakshatra and Gana
To know your nakshatras and their gana, you will need to FIND YOUR JANMA NAKSHATRA, it’s Absolutely FREE. For instance, if your Janma Nakshatra is Chitra, you belong to the Rakshasa Gana.
Every individual has their own Gana which shows their nature. The three categories of nakshatra ganam have their own nature and characteristics and hence based on the Gana of the person, one can understand his/her basic nature and temperament.
Characteristics of Gana
Deva Gana Characteristics:
Deva gana nature is humble, generous and kind-hearted. According to deva gana features these persons possesses good temperament, good behaviour and tends to follow all the cultural rules and traditions. deva gana person appreciates the good qualities of others and avoids getting into quarrels and refrains from being envious.
Manushya Gana Characteristics:
This gives the person a human nature. Manushya gana personality will have mixed qualities. Sometimes they may be very kind, and at times they may become vindictive. The person who belongs to manav gana, will be religious and creative. However, it’s not necessary that the person will follow all the rules. In other words, natives of manushya gana phala like to make a living for themselves and their kin.
Rakshasa Gana Characteristics:
This indicates the darker side of human nature. The one who belongs to rakshasa gana phala will be stubborn and rigid in nature. It is the rakshas gana nature that this person may even tend to pick fights over petty issues.
Rakshasa temperament may be self-centred and not care about anyone else. However, the person with these qualities may not necessarily be bad. The person with this Gana will also have strong intuitive powers.
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Gana nakshatra can also be used as one of the tools to test the Astakoot compatibility. The calculation is based on the Nakshatra and gana of the bride and the bridegroom. This Relationship Compatibility test helps to analyse the respect a couple may have for each other and also with how well they will bond with each other’s family and friends. To add further, the most points to score a Gana Koota is 6. Such a scenario is possible in between deva gana and manushya gana compatibility, when if they couple both belong to the same Gana or if the bride belongs to the Manav Gana and the bridegroom to the Deva Gana.
5 points can be considered when the bridegroom belongs to the Manav Gana and the bride to the Deva Gana.
However, no points can be added if either of them belongs to the Deva or the Manav Gana and the other to Rakshasa Gana.
When a couple scores 0 points, it is known as a Gana Dosha. To neutralise the Gana Dosha, the Nakshatra Shanti Puja is recommended.
List of Nakshatras