Chandra Grahan, a partial lunar eclipse, will be taking place in
The Chandra Grahanam (lunar eclipse) will be visible in South America, Europe, Africa, Asia and
Chandra Grahan will be visible in South America,
During Chandra Grahan Hindus usually observe a fast. The fast begins about 9 hours before the beginning of Chandra Grahan. People also take a bath in cold and chant mantras dedicated to Lord Vishnu or Shiva like the Ashtakshara Mantra or Maha Mrityunjaya Mantra.
In view of Chandra Grahanam,
Since it is the second Grahan, earlier there was a Surya Grahan on August 1, in Shravan month. Astrologers are predicting bad effects for some people born on certain stars. And numerous theories are going around. It is better to keep away from such predictions.