Janma Nakshatra, also known as Janma Nakshatram or Janma Naal, is the birth star of a person. As per Vedic Astrology
, there are 27 janma nakshatrams. They are Aswathi, Bharani, Kaarthika, Rohini, Makeeram, Thiruvathira, Punartham, Pooyam, Aayilyam, Makam, Pooram, Uthram, Atham, Chithra, Chothi, Visaakham, Anizham, Thrikketta, Moolam, Pooraatam, Uthraatam, Thiruvonam, Avittam, Chathayam, Poororuttaathi, Uthrattaathi and Revathi.
It is assumed that each Janma Nakshatra has unique characteristic and it influences a person greatly in shaping his character and future.