By Swami Harshananda
Sometimes transliterated as: Rohini, RohiNi, Rohini
Rohiṇi, wife of Vasudeva
Rohiṇi, a Cow
Rohiṇi was also the name of a cow, daughter of Kāmadhenu, the celestial cow who gave birth to all the cows of the world.
Rohiṇi, daughter of Dakṣa
Rohiṇi, a Nakṣatra
As a nakṣatra or star-constellation (the 4th in the list of 27) Rohiṇī comprises the stars alpha, theta, gamma, delta and epsilon Tauri.
Rohiṇi as per Astrology
- The Concise Encyclopedia of Hinduism, Swami Harshananda, Ram Krishna Math, Bangalore