Makar Rashi is the tenth zodiac sign in Vedic Astrology whose equivalent star sign is Capricorn.
The ruler of Makara Rasi is planet Saturn or Shani.
It is symbolized by the Sea Goat and element Earth.
The lucky color for this Vedic moon sign is RED, WHITE & BLUE.
The Makar Rasi inlcudes the Uttarashada (Pada 1, 2, 3), Shravana, Dhanishta (Pada 1, 2) Nakshatras.
Makar Rasi : Personality Traits
Saturn, the ruler of Makar Rashi symbolizes long life, restraint and organization. People born under Makara Rasi are industrious and determined to achieve success. They become very good leaders with high planning and managing capabilities. They are always ready to take up more responsibilities and powerful positions.
Status and reputation means a lot to people born under the Makar Rasi. They are very ambitious and hard-working and strive to be the best in their jobs. They have a strong will power and reasonable in their dealings. They always follow rules and regulations and never harm anyone intentionally. They are disciplined and responsible when it comes to responsibilities.
The childhood of Makara Rashi is a difficult period starting with problems at birth. There are two contradictory facets to their personality, one of abstinence and another of self indulgence. They are perpetually worried about their character or look which will hamper their progress in life. They become diffident and apprehensive. Their self indulgence may demolish them. With age, they come to terms with these contradictory traits.
The Makar Rasi can be highly aggressive and they are always thirsty for accomplishment. Their thinking is limited to the job on hand and sometimes they tend to be lazy.
The Makara are sticklers of convention and they will be happy with people who make them feel superior. Their happiness lies in acquiring concrete materialistic objects. In marriage, they prefer to be the boss of the relationship. They want to be familiar with all the social norms and their behaviour and deeds are based on these standards.
Makara Rashi : Health
The Makara Rasi have issues with skin allergies, rashes and itching. Their discipline will keep them light in weight. Normal health problems are connected to teeth, skin and bones. Decaying teeth and gum infection might be a reason for worry. They need to have enough calcium to ensure that they don’t suffer from fractures or osteoporosis.
Makara Rasi : Finance
Financial planning is a strong point of the Makar Rashi. Monetary position grows steadily with age and they will accumulate everything required for the house. They usually do not believe in showing off their wealth. Instead they save for the rainy day which at times is equivalent to hoarding. They plan their expenses and income well in advance and are not dependent on anyone for money.
By nature the Makara Rasi are committed to their loved ones. Their family life will be excellent. They are not the kinds who will show their love in public. They are slow to open up but make steady and dependable partners. They believe more in making their partner financially secure rather than passionate display of affection. But at times their addiction towards work might affect their personal life.
Makara : Professions
The Makar Rashi people are practical and down-to-earth. They will succeed in the areas of Jewellery, Architecture, Marketing, Fine Arts and Computers. They are very serious and meticulous in their work. Professions associated with detailing will be suitable for them. They are slow workers but their precision is something that is not seen in any other zodiac sign. Investing consultancy, accountancy, law and welfare, politics will be excellent job options for the Makar Rasi.
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