According to Vedic Astrology natives name is to be selected on the basis of stars and their phases. In Astrology there are 27 stars or . These stars are stable. One star in the universe is a part of 360 \27. It means the value of one star is equal to 13 0 and 20 kala. As we know that 10is equal to 60 Kala.
A natives name is to be selected on the basis of the presence of moon in nakshatras, during the time of the birth. His name is to be selected according to the position of star. Each star has four phases. Name of child is to be given according to phases of star. The phase in which he is born will be the first letter of his name.
The name of these 23 stars with their phase and letters of name are given as below—
A child is to be identified by his name everywhere. He is recognized by his name in school and colleges. Therefore it is necessary to have a name since birth. A right name is to be given a child since after birth. So it is necessary to have right time of birth, a place of birth, date of birth and presence of moon in nakshatras during the time of birth. Name is to be given by the letter of four phases of nakshatras.
Thus it may be said how nakshatras plays important role in the selection of name for a child after birth.