Chandra Grahan 2021: According to the Hindu calendar, this time the full moon date of Kartik Shukla Paksha (Kartik Month 2021) i.e. November 19 is the biggest and biggest of the century. longest lunar eclipse (Longest Lunar Eclipse of the Century). This time the sum of lunar eclipse is being formed on the day of Kartik Purnima. Let us tell you that the last lunar eclipse of the year 2021, which falls on the day of Kartik Purnima, will be partial i.e. during this lunar eclipse there will be no Sutak. However, many people partially and Khand Gras Eclipse Even during the lunar eclipse, they follow the rules related to the eclipse. It is believed that due to its proximity to the Earth, the effect of the Moon remains more on the zodiac signs. Along with this, the Moon is also considered to be the factor of water. Due to the high amount of water in the body, the effect of the moon remains high.
That’s why this lunar eclipse is so important
A partial lunar eclipse will be visible for a long time because of the greater distance between the Moon and the Earth. This time the duration of the partial lunar eclipse will be 3 hours 28 minutes and 24 seconds.
Before this such a long lunar eclipse took place on 18 February 1440. In this way, it can be said that after 580 years such a long lunar eclipse is going to happen. The next lunar eclipse of such a long duration will be on 8 February 2669.
The lunar eclipse on November 19 is happening in Taurus. At this time Rahu is transiting in Taurus, so the biggest lunar eclipse of the century will have the biggest impact on Taurus.
The lunar eclipse on November 19 is being considered as a partial eclipse and hence Sutak rules will not be followed. Sutak period is considered effective only in case of total eclipse.
Next lunar eclipse will be seen on 8th November 2022
According to Indian time, the lunar eclipse will start on November 19 at 11:34 am and will end at 05:33 pm. The total duration of the lunar eclipse will be around 05 hours 59 minutes. After this, the next lunar eclipse in India will be seen on 8 November 2022. Two weeks after the partial lunar eclipse of November 19, there will be a total solar eclipse on December 4, 2021. Earlier such a long lunar eclipse occurred on 18 February 1440 and the next chance would come on 8 February 2669.
how does a lunar eclipse feel
During the orbit of the Sun, when the Earth comes between the Moon and the Sun, then the Moon is hidden by the shadow of the Earth. This is possible only when the Sun, the Earth and the Moon are exactly in line with each other in their orbits. When the Earth comes between the Sun and the Moon on a full moon day, its shadow falls on the Moon. Due to this the shadow part of the moon remains dark. In this situation, when we look at the moon from the earth, that part appears black to us. That is why it is called lunar eclipse.
How many types of lunar eclipse are there?
1. penumbral lunar eclipse
According to Indian astrology, a penumbral lunar eclipse is considered to be the shadow of the earth, in which there is no effect on the size of the moon. In this, there is a slight blur in the light of the moon, in which it is difficult to differentiate.
2. Partial Lunar Eclipse
According to astrology, a partial lunar eclipse occurs when the earth does not come completely between the sun and the moon and the shadow of the earth falls on some part of the moon. Such a situation is called a partial lunar eclipse. It does not seem for a long time but in this all the rules of Sutak have to be followed.
3. Total Lunar Eclipse
Sutak period is considered in the total lunar eclipse. In this, Sutak takes 12 hours just before the time of eclipse. When the Earth comes between the Moon and the Sun, the Earth completely covers the Moon. This is called a total lunar eclipse. At this time the color of the moon looks completely red. The spots of the moon are also clearly visible in this. Such an eclipse took place on January 21, 2019, which is known as Super Blood Moon. According to astrology, a total lunar eclipse is considered to be the most effective. Also, it has good and bad effects on all zodiac signs.
Lunar Eclipse Timings (Chandra Grahan 2021 Timing in India)
On November 19, 2021, the lunar eclipse will start at 11:34 in the morning and will end at 05:33 in the evening.
Chandra Grahan 2021 Don’ts- Do not do these things during lunar eclipse
Cooking or eating or drinking food is considered taboo.
Do not worship during this time and close the doors of the temple.
One should not sleep during the eclipse.
Pregnant women should not come out of the house during the eclipse.
Trees and plants should not be touched during this time.
Before the eclipse starts, put basil leaves in the food items.
During the eclipse, you can chant the name of God and chant mantras.
Clean the house after the eclipse. Sprinkle Ganga water and take bath.
After this donate food.
In which cities of the country will the lunar eclipse be visible
The lunar eclipse that is happening this time, it will be visible in only a few cities of India. A lunar eclipse is visible only in those places where the moon is in the circle of the sky, that is, above the horizon. The lunar eclipse on November 19 can be visible to the people of northeastern states of India including Assam and Arunachal Pradesh. Apart from this, it can be seen in North and South America, East Asia, Australia and Pacific region. The partial lunar eclipse in the US East Coast will begin after 2 pm, peaking at 4 am. Whereas in the West Coast, it will start after 11 pm and will peak at 1 pm.
In which zodiac and in which constellation is the lunar eclipse happening?
According to the Panchang, this year’s lunar eclipse is taking place in Taurus and Krittika constellation.