Auspicious Nakshatrams for Annaprasana Muhurthams

Here is the list of auspicious Nakshatrams for Annaprasana Muhurthams (Feeding first rice to baby).

Annaprashana, Annaprasana Vidhi, Annaprasan, Annaprasanam or Annoprashan are the various names for Feeding first rice for baby. This ritual is celebrated on the occasion of child’s first intake of food other than milk.

The list of Auspicious Nakshatrams…

Ashwini Nakshatram

Rohini Nakshatram

Mrigashira Nakshatram

Arudra Nakshatram

Pushyami Nakshatram

Uttara Phalguni Nakshatram

Uttarashada Nakshatram

Uttarabhadra Nakshatram

Hasta Nakshatram

Chitra Nakshatram

Anuradha Nakshatram

Shravana Nakshatram

Dhanishta Nakshatram

Revati Nakshatram

During Annaprasana, elders and the parents of the child play a game with the child by giving him a tray containing a number of objects. It is believed that the child’s future prospects are indicated by his selection of choice of the objects.

The objects in the tray represent: a bangle or jewel – wealth; book – learning & wisdom; pen – career & professional growth; earthen pot – property.

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