Moon is nothing but your mood, mother, and her nourishment, sound sleep, and imagination power and in human body it reorient plasma in blodd cells. All the Indian festivals follow the moon like tithi,panchang,muhurat, transit etc and most important sadhe Sati is seen from moon sign. From moon placement, moon sign and which mahsdasha you going to face after birth are also decided in Vedic astrology.If your moon is healthy, this will give you a friendly and compassionate nature.mental illness and mood fluctuations also cause by the badly placed moon.
Those who don’t believe in astrology also know that moon is the cause of tide.Water on earth is persistently moving over a vast space, and Moon’s slighter gravitational pull is able to create tides. Therefore, each day, there are two high tides and two low tides.human body too is made up of 70% water and that’s why fluctuations caused by moonlight, like rising in the levels of melatonin, which affected sleep by 20 minutes. And, just like water bodies, Moon’s gravitational pull also has an effect on our body; eventually affecting our mood.
King Daksha Prajapati had 27 daughters (which are starts constellation or nakshatras). The name of all are Ashwini, Pushya, Swati, Sravana, Bharani, Ashlesha, Vishakha, Dhanishtha, Krittika, Magha, Anuradha, Satabisha
Rohini, Poorvaphalguni, Jyeshta, Poorvabhadrapada,
Margashira, Uttaraphalguni, Moola, Uttarabhadrapada, Ardra, Hasta, Poorvashada, Revati, Punarvasu, Chitra, and Uttarashadha. All of them were married to Chandra(moon), the moon god, on the condition that he would treat them equally. But he loved only one of his wives, Rohini, and shown the brightest on the night when he visited her(moon is exalted on Rohini nachhtra). The other wives were sad and complained about this to their father, who cursed Chandra that he would stop shining. All day the sun god, nourished Chandra produced divine drink some which nourished the gods lost their source of strength. They ran to Brahma for help. On Brahma’s advice, Chandra chanted the ‘Maha Mrityunjaya’ mantra ten crore times. This pleased Lord Shiva and he partially freed him from the curse. Since then Chandra shines only on certain nights.
Wherever moon is placed in your birth chart, your mood is always changing regarding that house. One has to always see which tithi he/she is born for understanding moon effect on him/her. Tithi says the distance between the sun(represent your soul) and moon(represent your mind) on that birthday. As the sun is a very smart planet as he does not allow anyone to come closer if any planet goes very near to sun it will make the planet combust or retrograde. Sun makes confuse every planet, the only moon is the planet who goes in front of the sun in full moon. Whenever this happens that day becomes full moon day or Poornima and your mood is enhanced. That’s why during the waxing and banning moon people nature differs. When your moon is placed very well in your birth chart your mood will remain constant. Moon is the significator of 4rth house in the birth chart which is a house of comfort zone. If somebody’s moon is in the 3rd,9th or 11th house of the birth chart, never get a sound sleep. This is because moon placed in 6th,8th and 12th house of its significator house(4th house). For example, 3rd house moon gives dreams, lots of dreams about work that you see you are working. And in the morning you wake up you feel actually tired.