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Lunar Eclipse Time in Europe on December 10, 2011 – Chandra Grahan Time

A Total Lunar Eclipse, Chandra Grahan, will take place in parts of Europe and in United Kingdom on December 10, 2011 afternoon to evening. The eclipse is not visible for most parts in Germany, Italy, Poland, Russia, Switzerland, Norway, France, Sweden, Spain, Romania, Denmark, Holland, Portugal and other countries. This Chandra Grahanam is not marked by Hindu Panchangs and calendars in Europe. There is an hour difference in the partial lunar eclipse between United Kingdom, Eastern Europe and Russia. Here are the timings of the lunar eclipse in Europe.
United Kingdom – London - Eclipse Time on December 10, 2011
Eclipse Begins at 12:46 hrs on December 10, 2011 (Local Time) – Not visible Total Lunar Eclipse begins at 14:06 hrs – Not visible Total Lunar Eclipse ends at 14:57 hrs – Not Visible Eclipse Ends at 16:18 hrs on December 10, 2011 – Visible NASA has given the same time for all places in England.

Lunar Eclipse December 2011 Time in Mumbai – Pune – Chandra Grahan Time in Maharashtra on December 10

A Total lunar eclipse, or Chandra Grahan, will be visible in Mumbai, Pune, Nashik, Nagpur and other parts of Maharashtra on December 10, 2011. It is from evening to night of December 10. The time of Chandra Grahan is from 6:16 PM to 9:48 PM on December 10, 2011 – as per Indian standard time. The time is same in all parts of Maharashtra. Hindu Panchangs have marked this grahan on December 10 and therefore those observing fasting and rituals have to follow them.
Chandra Grahan December 10, 2011 Time in Pune, Mumbai and other parts of Maharashtra
Grahan Sparsh kaal or Eclipse begins at 6:16 PM on December 10 Total Lunar Eclipse begins at 7:36 PM on December 10 Total Lunar Eclipse ends at 8:27 PM on December 10 Grahan Moksha kaal or eclipse ends at 9:48 PM on December 10
The Chandra Grahan time is the same in all parts of Maharashtra.

Vijaya Ganapati

Vijaya Ganapati is a unique form of Hindu God Ganesha as he is seen riding a mouse. This is one among the 32 forms of Ganesh. The popular belief is that worship of Vijaya Ganapathi will help in the instant removal of problems in life. Vijaya Ganapati mantra is
Pashankusha Svadhantamra Phalavan Akhuvahanah!
Vighnam Nihantu Nah Sarvam Raktavarno Vinayakah!!

Vijaya Ganapati is depicted as having four hands – the hands hold rope, hook, broken tusk and a mango. The body color of this form is blood red. Another speciality of this form is that it is shown riding the mouse – the vehicle or vahana of Ganesh.

Vijaya means victory or success. This form Ganapati grants its devotees success in all ventures.

Jai Bajrangbali on Sahara One– New Serial Based on Hanuman Stories

Jai Jai Jai Bajrangbali, a new television serial on Sahara One Channel, is based on stories of Hanuman from various Hindu Scriptures. The serial will be telecast from Monday to Friday at 8:30 PM IST. 
Jai Jai Jai Bajrangbali Serial will follow the story of Lord Hanuman from his birth to his meeting Sri Ram, the battle against Ravana and the rescue of Mata Sita, to his desire that he remains on earth as long as Rama’s name is venerated by people. A new approach to the story is to tell the purpose of Lord Hanuman’s coming to the mortal world as the eleventh Rudravtar of Lord Shiva, the destroyer and transformer among the trinities.
Jai Jai Jai Bajrangbali is produced and directed by Sagar Arts.

Nag Panchami August 2013 date

Naga Panchami is dedicated to the worship of Nagas, or Snakes, and is an important festival in India in Sravan month. Naga Panchami 2013 date is August 11. Nagas are worshipped in Hindu religion and snakes are always depicted with Vishnu and Shiva, two of the most popular Gods in Hinduism. Lord Vishnu lies on Snake Ananta in the milky ocean and Lord Shiva has snakes as ornament and this close association has deep symbolic meaning.

Naga Panchami is observed in eastern parts of India on all the fifth day in Ashar and Shravan lunar fortnights. The most important Naga Panchami, which is observed through out India, falls on the fifth day of the Shukla Paksha (waxing phase of moon) in Shravan month. In Gujarat, the festival is observed 15 days later.

The Karnataka the festival is known as Nagara Panchami.

Hindus observe Naga Panchami Vrata on the day – fast during the daytime and eat food only after sunset. Some Hindu communities avoid salt and deep fried food on the day. In western part o…

Narrow Vision and Envy Have Missed the True Essence and Message of Religion Which is Love and Compassion – Mata Amritanandamayi Teachings

There are thousands ready to die for their religion, but only are few willing to live by its principles. Because of their narrow vision and envy, they have missed the true essence and message of religion which is love and compassion.

The heart sends blood to every cell of the body, and in this way the cells are nourished. The same blood then flows back to the heart. If the flow is obstructed, the person will die. We need to learn this process of give and take from the heart. For the benefit of others, and also for ourselves, we should have the attitude of caring and sharing. We are all links in the chain of life. If one link is weakened, it will affect the strength of the whole chain.

Everyone in the world should be able to sleep without fear, at least for one night. Everyone should be able to eat to his fill, at least for one day. There should be at least one day when hospitals see no one admitted due to violence. By doing selfless service for at least one day, everyone should help the…

Today’s Hindu Calendar – June 13, 2011 – Tithi, Vrat, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on June 13, 2011 – Today is Shukla Paksha Dwadasi  and Trayodasi – 12th and 13th day of waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Shukla Paksha Dwadasi till 6:56 AM on June 13, 2011. After 6:56 AM it is Shukla Paksha Trayodasi. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Swati or Chothi Nakshatra till 4:08 AM. Afterwards it is Vishaka or Vishakam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Tula Rasi till 9:27 PM. Afterwards it is Vrischika Rasi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Pradosh Vrat. Vat Savitri Purnima Vrat begins.

Jyeshta Shukla Paksha Dwadasi and Trayodasi or 12th and 13th day of waxing phase of moon in Jaishata month in calendars followed in Maharashtra, Goa, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Gujarat.

Jyeshta Shukla Paksha Dwadasi and Trayodasi or 12th and 13th day of waxing phase of moon in Jaishata month in calendars followed in Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Prad…

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