According to Vedic astrology, the lord of Ashlesha Nakshatra is the planet Mercury. The number of this constellation is 9th out of 27 constellations. This nakshatra comes under the sign of Cancer. The lord of this constellation is Mercury. Those who are born in Ashlesha Nakshatra, their zodiac sign is Cancer, zodiac lord Moon, Varna Brahmin, Vasya Jalchar, Yoni Marjar, Mahavair Yoni Mouse, Gana Rakshasa and Nadi Antya. The people of this nakshatra are under the influence of Mercury and Moon. When Mars is in this Nakshatra then the person is logical and intelligent. He does any work thoughtfully. Such a person is of an enigmatic and mysterious nature.