The very first Sign of the Hindu Zodiac is Mesha Rashi, which is also known as the Aries. And, much on the same lines, the ones born under this Sign consider themselves as the first. They are known for their fiery zeal and exuberance. Most impressive are their leadership qualities and optimism. Most of the Mesha Rashi or Aries people have a burning desire to start things off and make things happen.
Individuals born under this Mesha Rashi are also known to be pioneers of the Zodiac, and many times it’s their brave journey into the untraded path that helps them emerge victoriously. Mesha individuals also exhibit energy and dynamism, and with their innate charisma, they are often able to convince and lead people effortlessly.
Mostly, the persons born under Mesha Rashi (Aries) have a bit dark-complexioned face, eyes somewhat brown, dwarf or medium height, sturdy and strong body, long neck and they talk cleverly. They have thin teeth in the lower jaw; upper jaw may sometimes have long teeth protruding out of the mouth. Their eyes acquire red or pale color. Usually, they might have scars on the forehead or face and have large eyes and rough hair.
The persons of this sign, as a rule, are solitary by nature. They have smiling faces and are less spoken. Aries are brisk walkers. They have ample travel and frequent transfers from place to place in life. Service or business they acquire has touring features. They possess limited intelligence.
Mesha Rashi people prefer to work under directions and guidance from others. They are temperamental in nature. They are ambitious, courageous and vigilant for self-respect. They shape their own destiny by dint of struggle and hard work. They are straightforward, generous and lovers of freedom. They are practical at work and work for welfare in many areas of the social fabric.
It is often found that Mesha Rashi people are a loving and loyal one. When they fall in love, they will not wait around, and would rather straight away go and express their feelings, without even giving this a considerable thought. They are affectionate individuals who are known to pamper their loved ones and beloved to the degree of being excessive.
The guileless and usually ‘a child at heart’, Aries, however, are extremely dejected and disappointed, when their love is not reciprocated in the equal measure. They try to be understanding and appreciative of their beloved, but only till the time they receive and see the requisite attention and love (or the hope of it) in return.
They have great energy, strength, and stamina. They, however, are susceptible to disorders of the head, stomach, and kidneys. They need to take extra care of these parts of their bodies, or they can develop disorders like migraine, indigestion or kidney stones. These can be caused by too much work pressure or an unhealthy diet. In spite of their tendency to get involved in accidents and all sorts of mishaps due to their intense activity, they are very tough.
The most suitable areas or professions for them are – Research, Medicine and related fields, Surgery, Mechanics, Athletics and Sports, Fire-fighting, Adventure Travel, Engineering, Psychology, and most importantly, Entrepreneurship.
This Rashi includes Ashwini, Bharani and first Charan of Krittika Nakshatras.
Enterprising, Incisive, Spontaneous, Daring, Active, Courageous and Energetic, they are the proverbial infants, guileless and optimistic to the fault. However, they also are impatient, impetuous, vain, proud and egoistic. They may also be liable to come across as selfish, jealous, coarse, ruthless and violent.
Positive: Spontaneity, Action-orientation, Courage, Drive, Enterprise, Innovation, Frankness, Adventure-orientation
Negative: Impatience, Impetuousness, Foolhardiness, Selfishness, Vanity, Pride, Ego, Ruthlessness, Possessiveness, Violence, Rashness
Good Fortunes – Luck
- Lucky Day: Tuesday
- Lucky Numbers: 9, 18, 27, 36, 45, 54, 63, 72
- Lucky Colours: Saffron and all shades of yellow
- Lucky Gemstone(s): Ruby, Yellow Sapphire
- Lucky Talisman: Metal Copper
- Compatible Signs: Leo, Sagittarius, Gemini, and Aquarius.
All in all, Mesha Rashi people are born leaders, the literal and metaphorical beginners of this Zodiac, hate losing, and thus, they usually ‘win’! Well, that applies to each area of their lives. Their biggest strength is their courage. They are known to face the challenges of life without fear.