Solar Eclipse & Lunar Eclipse

A solar eclipse occurs when the moon travels in between the earth and the sun, and a lunar eclipse occurs when the earth travels in between the moon and the sun. During a solar eclipse, the moon hides the rays of the sun for some time, and it would occur once in 18 months. Solar […]

Chandra Grahan June 2020 in India Time | Chandragrahan on 5 June 2020

Here is the timing of Chandra Grahan of 5 June 2020 in India. The second Chandra Grahan or Lunar Eclipse in 2020 will take place on 5 June 2020. It is the Prachaya Chandragrahan or Penumbral lunar eclipse. In India, this Chandra Grahan will begin on just before the midnight and ends in a couple […]

Chandra Grahan 2020 | Lunar Eclipses dates in 2020

In 2020, Chandra Grahan takes place for four times – first one is in January (Penumbral Lunar Eclipse – Prachaya Chandra Grahanam) and second one in June 2020 (Penumbral Lunar Eclipse – Prachaya Chandra Grahanam), third one is in July 2020 (Penumbral Lunar Eclipse – Prachaya Chandra Grahanam) and fourth and the last Chandra Grahanam […]

Watch Lunar Eclipse 16 July 2019 Live Online | Chandra Grahan Live

You can watch Lunar Eclipse 16 July 2019 live online. Pakshika Chandra Grahan, Partial Lunar Eclipse will be completely visible over India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, Malaysia, Singapore, Australia, UK, France, Germany, Italy and other European countries, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Yemen, Oman, Kuwait and other Middle East countries, etc. As per UTC, the timings of Chandra […]

TTD Cancels Darshanam Tokens on 16 July 2019

In view of full lunar eclipse – Sampoorna Chandra Grahanam, TTD has cancelled issuance of Divya Darshanam and Slotted Sarva Darshanam tokens to the pilgrims on July 16. According to almanac, the lunar eclipse falls between 1.31am and 4.29am on July 17. But since it is a traditional practice to close the Tirumala temple six […]

Tirumala Temple reopens after Lunar Eclipse

Following lunar eclipse on August 7, the main doors of Tirumala temple were closed on Monday evening at 4:30 pm were reopened on Tuesday by 2 am. The temple priests performed Punyahavachanam and Suddhi before commencing pre-dawn rituals to the presiding deity of Lord Venkateswara. After observing Suprabhatam, Thomala, Archana, Koluvu and Asta Dala Pada […]

Lunar Eclipse in USA on 10 February 2017 | Time of Chandra Grahan in USA

A Penumbral Lunar Eclipse, Prachaya Chandra Grahanam will take place on 10 February 2017 which will be visible all over the USA. Full eclipse will be visible at some places and some places will witness the eclipse during Moonrise time. This eclipse will take place on Magh Purnima, Full Moon day in Magha Month as per Hindu calendar. Here […]

Lunar Eclipse, 11 February 2017 | Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

The Lunar Eclipse of 11 February 2017 is a Penumbral Lunar Eclipse. The full eclipse will be visible in Africa, eastern parts of South America, western parts of Europe, western parts of Asia and eastern parts of USA and Canada. This Lunar eclipse will be visible at Moonrise time from western parts of USA, Canada […]

Chandra Grahan 2017 | Lunar Eclipse dates, Timings

In 2017, Chandra Grahan takes place for two times – first one is in February and second one in August 2017. 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 […]

Images – Blood Moon 4 April 2015, Lunar Eclipse

Here are the images of blood moon, 4 April 2015 (Lunar Eclipse). It was a Total Lunar Eclipse and the Blood Moon (rustic Orange moon) was clearly visible for few minutes.. In India and other Asian countries, this lunar eclipse was visible partially… Scroll down for the images..

Images – Chandra Grahan, 4 April 2015

Here are the images of Chandra Grahan, 4 April 2015. It was a Total Lunar Eclipse (Purna Chandra Grahan). In India, it was visible as Partial Lunar Eclipse (Paksshika Chandra Grahanam).. Scroll down for the images..

Eating during Eclipse | Why avoid Food during Surya Grahan, Chandra Grahan

Eating during Eclipse.. Why taking food during Eclipse (Solar Eclipse, Lunar Eclipse – Surya Grahan, Chandra Grahan) is considered inauspicious? What is the reason behind avoiding food intake during Grahan? During lunar eclipses, what would happen in 28 days over a full lunar cycle is happening in a subtle way over the course of two […]

Chandra Grahan April 2015 in India Time | Lunar Eclipse in India on April 4, 2015

Lunar Eclipse, Chandra Grahan in April 2015 is Purna Chandra Grahan, Rahu grastha Chandragrahan. This Chandra Grahan will be visible all over India as a Partial Lunar Eclipse. April 4 is Purnima (Chaitra Purnima). It is also celebrated as Hanuman Jayanti. It is to note that Chandra Grahan occurs on Punrima (Full Moon day). This Chandra Grahan will […]