Lunar Eclipse 16-17 July 2019 Sankalpa Mantras, Chandra Grahana Sankalpa Mantras, Pitru Tharpana Slokas – 16-17 July 2019. Pithru Tharpana Sankalpa Mantras, Thila Tharpana Anantara Vidhi – Samarpana Mantras, and the mantras to chant during ‘Daana’ for Chandra Grahana is also given here..
Here are the mantras, slokas or stotras for Chandra Grahanam of 17 July 2019: Pithru Tharpana Sankalpa Mantram..
Pithru Tharpana Sankalpa Mantram (Exclusive for – 17 July 2019 Chandragrahanam)
Sri Govinda Govinda.
adhya Pournamasyam punya thidhou , shubha vasara yukthayam, shubha nakshatra yukthayam, shubhayoga, shubhaKarana evam guna viseshena, visishtayam asyam Pournamasyam punya thidhou, Praacheenavithi (take Yagnopaveetham in apasavya position)..
Thila Tharpana Anantara Vidhi (After offering Thila Tharpana) chant this mantra
During the charity or donation of any alms.. chant this mantra..
17 July 2019 – Somaparaga Tharpanam (Lunar eclipse 1.30 am to 4.30 am) ( Would be putting this for other countries where this eclipse is visible in the month of july. Stars affected are rohini , hastham, pooradam.uthradam, thiruonam)
Vikari nama samvathsare ,utharayane , Greeshma rithou, mithuna mase , krishna pakshe, adhya Prathamaayaam punya thidhou , saumya vasara yukthayam, uthrada nakshatra yukthayam, shubhayoga, shubhaKarana evam guna viseshena, visishtayam asyam Paurnamasyam(Prathamayam) punya thidhou, Somoparaga punya kale (3 Am) uparaga sradham , thilatharpana roopena adhya karishye
The following stars are affected Poordam, Hastham, Uthram, uthradam and sravanam . Tharpanam should be done before the Grahana leaves ie before 4.30 am . Since in this case it happens in the mid of night , Tharpanam can be done next morning
(Those whose Nakshatra the eclipse are affected , should write the following sloka in a palm leaf / thick paper and tie it to their forehead. After the eclipse this palm leaf/paper should be removed. Then they should give in charity one Ash gourd, coconut and coin to a Brahmin.
For Lunar eclipse:-
Indro analo Yamo , riksho, varuno vayurevacham, Kubhera, eeso knandu Indu uparaga udhavyathaam mama)
( I would write later in detail for Indians living in other countries , if lunar eclipse is visible there)