۞ Botein is a star in the flank of the Ram.
۞ Botein helps in finding treasures as well as holding on to captives. [Vivian Erwood Robson]
۞ When the transiting Moon conjuncts Botein it is an auspicious time for buying and selling. But during this conjunction the sea should be avoided. [Vivian Erwood Robson]
۞ According to Ptolemy Botein is of the nature of Mars.
۞ Position of Fixed Star Botein in the year 5760 (2000 C.E.): 20°51′ Taurus.
۞ Vesuvianite (Idocrase) is the Birthstone of 20°-21° Taurus and the 20th of Iyar.