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Europe Solar Eclipse Time on January 4, 2011 – Surya Grahan January 4

The partial Solar Eclipse, Surya Grahan, taking place on January 4, 2011 is visible in most parts of Europe. The time of eclipse beginning is 06:40:11 GMT, the greatest eclipse is 08:50:35 GMT and the eclipse ends 11:00:54 GMT. The eclipse will be visible at sunrise in London, Paris and Madrid. The Greatest eclipse will be visible at Sweden. United Kingdom – London – Solar Eclipse on January 4, 2011 –  Local Time Partial Eclipse begins at 08:09 hrs Maximum Eclipse at 08:11 hrs Partial Eclipse ends at 09:30 hrs

Plant a Tree Online – Be part of Mangrove Project at Rukhmani Temple in Dwarka in Gujarat

The Mangrove Project at RukhmaniTemple in Dwarka in Gujarat aims to restore the mangrove cover on 50 acres of inter-tidal mudflats at the RukhmaniTemple creek site in Dwarka. The project is carried out by official Partner of the United Nations Environment Program's Billion Tree Campaign. The project is in association with Tata Chemicals and you can plant a mangrove plant online by paying just Rupees 50/-. You can find more about the Mangrove Project at RukhmaniTemple and other green initiatives of here at the official website.

Shravan Nakshatra 2011 – Sravana Nakshatram dates in 2011

Shravana Nakshatram, also known as Shravana or Sravana, is the 22nd Nakshatra among the 27 Nakshatras. Below are Shravana Nakshatra dates in 2011. The astrological prediction of the birth star Shravan as per Moon Sign is that of Makara Raasi. Lord Shani or Saturn is the lord of Makara Rashi. The color of Uttarashadha is light blue. Shravana Nakshatra Days in 2011 as per Indian Standard Time (IST)

Teachings of Ramana Maharishi on Will and Fate

When the fruit of action is pleasant, man thinks that will is stronger than fate. But when the fruit of action is otherwise, he thinks that fate is stronger. Only he that thinks ‘I am the doer of actions and the recipient of the fruits of actions’ takes the distinction between the intellect [will] and fate as real. But the Self is neither the doer nor the recipient of the fruits of actions. Fate is only action done before, and all action is done by the will. Hence the pair of will and fate is only unreal. How can their antagonism be real? Since the root of [both] will and fate is the ego, this pair will cease to appear when the ego dies in the pursuit of the quest of the real Self. [Hence,] the sage is not aware of the distinction between free will and fate. The sage, who is mind-free and hence free from attachments, and without a [personal] will, does not become a doer of actions, nor does he reap the fruits of actions. Therefore, he is not aware of the distinction between free will an…

Today in Hindu Calendar – December 25, 2010

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on December 25, 2010, Saturday – Today is Krishna Paksha Panchami or 5th day of waning phase / dark phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. Panchami Tithi from 0545 hrs on December 25, 2010. Before it is 0545 hrs it is Chaturthi Tithi. All time based on India Standard Time. Margashirsh Krishna Paksha Panchami or 5th of Margashirsh month in Maharashtra, Goa, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Gujarat. Paush Krishna Paksha Panchami or 5th day of Poush month in calendars followed in Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Orissa and Jammu and Kashmir. Rashi or Moon Sign – Karka Rashi. Nakshatra – Ashlesha or Ayiliyam Nakshatram till 1045 hrs on December 25, 2010. Then onwards it is Magha or Magham Nakshatra. 10th day of Margazhi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. 10th day of Dhanu Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. 9th day of Poush month in Bengali C…