Chandra Grahan 2017 dates based on Hindu calendar – India Standard Time. There are two lunar eclipses – Chandra Grahan – in 2017. The Chandra Grahan on February 11, 2017 and August 7, 2017 are visible in India. Detail dates of all Chandra grahanam in 2017 are given below:
Chandra Grahan on February 11, 2017 is visible during moonset. Time in India is from 4:04 AM to 8:23 AM. As it is during morning hours, the Grahan is ignored in India by panchangs and temples. (you can read complete detail of this Grahan here.)
Chandra Grahan on August 7, 2017 is fully visible in India. (You can read the full detail of this eclipse here.) Time in India is from 10:53 PM on August 7 to 12:48 AM on August 8,2017. This Grahan is followed in India and all temples will remain closed as per tradition.