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Chandra Grahan In May 2021 in India – Chandragrahan Time – Total Lunar Eclipse May 26, 2021 in India

Chandra Grahan, Total Lunar Eclipse, will take place from the evening on Wednesday, May 26, 2021, in India. It is visible in India. The grahan begins on May 26 evening as per Hindu calendar and ends evening of May 26 itself. According to NASA, the Chandra Grahan is a Total lunar eclipse and is visible along Asia, Southeast Asia, Australia, North America and South America, it will be taking place in the late evening to night. The Poorna Chandra Grahan will be taking place in India time between 4:39 PM on May 26 to 4:57 PM on May 26. This eclipse takes place in Anuradha (Anizham or Anusham) Nakshatra and in Vrischika Rashi.

Time Chandra Grahan - Total Lunar Eclipse - will be visible in India

The eclipse in India begins at evening on May 26 and ends evening of May 26. 

Lunar Eclipse Time: - The moon will be covered starting from 3:15 PM on May 26 to 6:22 PM on May 26.

The Total Lunar Eclipse time is same throughout India as per NASA (4:39 PM on May 26 to 4:57 PM on May 26).

Mid Eclipse Time: 4:49 PM on May 26.

This grahan is followed by Hindus in India as it is visible to the naked eye in India. There is fasting and temples will be closed. All Panchangs and Temples in India have marked the Grahan.

All Hindu temples will remain closed during the period - 9 hours before grahan and 9 hours after grahan

The following map shows the detail view of the Ardha Chandra Grahan on May 26, 2021, around the world:

Partial Lunar Eclipse May 26, 2021 in India

Chandra Grahan and Hindus

Usually during a Chandra Grahan, a fast (Upvaas) is observed by certain communities in Hindu religion. The fast begins about 9 hours before the beginning of Chandra Grahan.

People also take a bath in cold water and chant mantras dedicated to Lord Vishnu or Shiva like the Ashtakshara Mantra or Mrityunjaya Mantra. This is done whenever Surya and Chandra are under the influence of Rahu. Pregnant women chant the Santana Gopala Mantra.

Rashi Astrology Predictions For Chandra Grahan May 2021

Mesha Rashi - Scandals - Loss of Reputation
Vrishabha Rashi - Very bad - trouble equal to death
Mithun Rashi - Trouble from opposite sex
Karka Rashi - Prosperity
Simha Rashi - Thoughts and mental troubles
Kanya Rashi - Troubles
Tula Rashi - Prosperity
Vrischika Rashi - Damage
Dhanu Rashi - Accident
Makar Rashi - Loss
Kumbha Rashi - Profit
Meena Rashi - Happiness

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