From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia
By Swami Harshananda
Sometimes transliterated as: Hasta, HastA, Hastaa
Hastā literally means ‘nakṣatra’.
- Beta corvi
A person born in this asterism belongs to the devagaṇa (group of gods) and its influence is beneficial.
- The Concise Encyclopedia of Hinduism, Swami Harshananda, Ram Krishna Math, Bangalore