This is a mapping table between Tamil names and the corresponding English star and constellation names

Tamil star names Constellation star mapping English names Constellation Tamizh Rassi
1.Ashwini Beta Arietis Sheratan Aries Mesham for 1,2,3,4
Gamma Arietis Meesarthim
2. Bharani 35,39,41 Arietis - Aries Mesham 1,2,3,4
3.Krittikai Tauri - Messier 45 Pleiades Taurus Mesham for 1, rishabam for 2,3,4
4.Rohini Alpha tauri Aldeberan Taurus Rishabam 1,2,3,4
5.Mrigaseerisham Lambda Orionis Maison Orion Rishabham 1,2, Midhunam for 3 and 4
Phi Orionis -
6. Thiruvadhirai Alpha Orionis Betelgeuse Orion Midhunam for 1,2,3,4
7. Punarvasu Alpha Gem Castor Gemini Midhunam 1,2,3 kadagam 4
Beta Gem Pollux
8. Poosam/pushyam Gamma Cancri Delta Cancri Asellus Borealis Asellus Australis Cancer Kadagam 1,2,3,4
9. Aayilyam Sigma Hydrae , delta, epsilon, eta are not named Minchir Hydra Kadagam 1,2,3,4
10. Magham Alpha Leonis Regulus Leo Simmam 1,2,3,4
11. Pooram Delta leonis Theta leonis Zosma, Chertan Leo Simmam 1,2,3,4
12. Uthram Beta Leonis Denebola Leo Simmam 1 Kanni 2,3,4
13.Hastham Alpha , Beta, Gamma, Delta , epsilon corvi Alchiba, Kraz, Gienah, Algorab, Minkar Corvus Kanni 1,2,3,4
14.Chithirai Alpha Virginis Spica Virgo Kanni 1,2 thulaam 3,4
15. Swathi Alpha boots Arcturus Bootes Thulaam 1,2,3,4
16. Visagam Alpha, Beta, Gamma, Iota Libra Zubenelgenubi, Zubeneschamali, Zubenelhakrabi Libra Thulaam 1,2,3 vrischigam 4
17. Anusham Beta, Delta, pi scorpi Acrab, Dschubba, Fang Scorpius Vrischigam 1,2,3,4
18. Kettai Alpha, sigma, tau Scorpii Antares, Alniyat, Paikauhale Scorpius Vrischigam 1,2,3,4
19. Moolam Epsilon, theta, eta, kappa, lambda, myu, nu Scorpii Larawag, Sargas, -,Girtab, Shaula, -, Jabbah Scorpius Dhanusu 1,2,3,4
20. Pooradam Delta and epsilon Sagi Kaus Media, Kaus Australis Sagittarius Dhanusu 1,2,3,4
21. Utthradam Zeta , sigma sagi Ascella, Nunki Sagittarius dhanusu 1, makaram 2,3,4
22. Shravanam Alpha beta gamma Aquila Altair, Alshain, Tarazed Aquila Makaram 1,2,3,4
23.Avitam Alpha delta delphinis Sualocin, - Delphinus Makaram 1,2 kumbham 3,4
24.Sadhayam Gamma Aquarii SAdachbia Aquarius Kumbham 1,2,3,4
25. Poorattadhi Alpha Beta Pegasi Markab, Scheat Pegasus Kumbham1,2,3meenam 4
26. Utthratadhi Gamma Pegasi, Alpha Andromedae Algenib, Alpheratz Pegasus and Andromadae. Meenam 1,2,3,4
27. Revathi Zeta Piscium - Pisces Meenam 1,2,3,4
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Thanks for your contribution. This is a great piece of work! We are moving this into the #learn forum.

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sure thing! thank you. :pray:

Very informative and useful to Tamil speakers. I have made it into questions so those who come through search engines can find this useful post! It may be a good idea to write the Tamil names in Tamil characters next to it.

For example, Ashwini/[same in Tamil chars]. Some may search like this.
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What is Ashwini in English?
What is Bharani in English?
What is Krittikai in English?
What is Rohini in English?
What is Mrigaseerisham in English?
What is Thiruvadhirai in English?
What is Punarvasu in English?
What is Poosam/pushyam in English?
What is Aayilyam in English?
What is Magham in English?
What is Pooram in English?
What is Uthram in English?
What is Hastham in English?
What is Chithirai in English?
What is Swathi in English?
What is Visagam in English?
What is Anusham in English?
What is Kettai in English?
What is Moolam in English?
What is Pooradam in English?
What is Utthradam in English?
What is Shravanam in English?
What is Avitam in English?
What is Sadhayam in English?
What is Poorattadhi in English?
What is Utthratadhi in English?
What is Revathi in English?