In 2023, Chandra Grahan takes place for two times – first one is in May 2023 (Penumbral Lunar Eclipse – Prachaya Chandra Grahanam) and second one in October 2023 (Partial Lunar Eclipse – Pakshika Chandra Grahanam).
What is Chandra Grahan and how it occurs?
Chandra Grahan (Lunar Eclipse) is a stage of Moons cycle, where the Earth comes between the Moon and the Sun. Read more here on how chandragrahan takes place..
Effects of Lunar Eclipse
Usually, the Lunar Eclipse has been quoted as a bad omen. As per the Hindu astrology or mythology, Moon administrates the personal and domestic issues – the social and psychological behavior. Read more about the effects of Lunar Eclipse here..
Lunar Eclipse in 2023
Penumbral Lunar Eclipse on 5-6 May 2023
The Penumbral lunar eclipse of 5-6 May 2023 falls on Vaishakh Purnima, the Full Moon day in Vaishakh Month, as per Hindu calendars.
This eclipse will be visible in Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica.
Penumbral Lunar Eclipse on 28-29 October 2023
The Penumbral lunar eclipse of 28 October 2023 falls on Ashwin Purnima, the Full Moon day in Ashwin Month, as per Hindu calendars.
This eclipse will be visible in much of Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, North America, Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica.