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West Bengal Lunar Eclipse Time on August 7, 2017 – Chandra Grahan time in Kolkata on August 7, 2017



A partial lunar eclipse, or Chandra Grahan, will be visible in West Bengal on August 7, 2017. The Chandra Grahan will be visible in Kolkata, Asansol, Siliguri, Durgapur, Bardhaman Jalpaiguri and other towns from 10:53 PM on August 7 to 12:48 AM on August 8, 2017 – as per Indian standard time.

The Grahan takes place during the night to midnight and it is visible to the naked eye.

Those Hindus following Grahan fasting and rituals need to follow it.

All temples will remain closed 9 hours before the grahan and will only open next day morning after pujas and purification rituals.

Raksha Bandhan rituals should be finished 9 hours before the start of Grahan.

Detail Timing of Lunar Eclipse in West Bengal
Eclipse begins 10:53 PM on August 7
Mid Eclipse is at 11:50 PM on August 7
Eclipse ends at 12:48 AM on August 8, 2017