February 11, 2017 has witnessed the first Chandra Grahan of the year. Not every eclipse is same; each one is unique given its type, presence, time, and situation. Let’s know how this lunar eclipse is affecting your life.
Time duration of this Grahan: 04:04:14 to 08:23:25 (IST)
Visibility: Asia, North America, Africa, North America, South America, Pacific Ocean, Indian Ocean, Atlantic Ocean, Arctic, Europe, Antarctica
Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse
This Grahan is visible in India.
Mantra To Make This Grahan Beneficial
Chant this Mantra on this Chandra Grahan to gain the benefits of this time. Eclipses are not all about negativity afterall.
ॐ क्षीरपुत्राय विद्महे अमृत तत्वाय धीमहि तन्नो चन्द्रः प्रचोदयात्॥
Precautions For Pregnant Women
- Avoid going out of your home.
- Don’t do any work; especially those involving instruments or cutting, peeling, stitching, etc.
- Chant a Mantra to empower the positivity or simply meditate.
- Avoid sleeping.
- Avoid eating during Grahan or a few minutes before and after the eclipse.
Click here to know more in detail about this eclipse: Chandra Grahan 2017