There are many facts and many superstitions related to Chandra Grahan 2021. It has different importance in different cultures. This Grahan will be the longest partial lunar eclipse in nearly 600 years. It is believed that a lot of negative energy is generated in our surroundings during a lunar eclipse.
According to Vedic astrology predictions, it is suggested that one should take a bath only after a lunar eclipse. There are also many superstitions in which it is said that bathing should be done only by wearing clothes. Food should be avoided during the lunar eclipse. It is advisable to stay inside during this time due to the negative energy of the UV and cosmic rays of the Moon. There are also many other myths such as not engaging in sexual activity and sleeping during Chandra Grahan etc.
The last Chandra Grahan 2021 (lunar eclipse) of this year is on Friday, November 19, 2021. This second lunar eclipse of this year is very special. 15 days after this Chandra Grahan, a Surya Grahan is also going to take place on 4 December 2021.
What modern science says about the Chandra Grahan 2021 is their effect on the human body
Chandra Grahan often occurs on the full moon day. At this time the Earth comes between the Sun and the Moon. These three align. During Chandra Grahan, the moon is like any other full moon. The UV rays and other light particles entering the Earth’s atmosphere during this time are no different from any other night.
According to NASA, so far there is no proven evidence that Chandra Grahan has any “physical effect” on the human body. However, there is a belief that people may undergo “serious psychological effects”. There can be physical effects due to old beliefs and their actions by people during this time.
Chandra Grahan makes the Moon extraordinarily dark. It is related to evil. In ancient times, Chandra Grahan was seen as an omen. Some animals have also been observed to act strangely at this time.
The lunar eclipse can be seen safely and with the naked eye. The lunar eclipse on November 19 will be visible only in the north-eastern parts of Assam and Arunachal Pradesh of India.
How many types of Chandra Grahan are there? what are its meanings
This last Chandra Grahan is considered important. Because this time the sum of the Chandra Grahan is being formed on the day of Kartik Purnima. On the day of Kartik Purnima, bathing in the Ganges also has special significance and is considered auspicious. Let us know how many types of lunar eclipses are there and what are their meanings:
Upchhaya Chandra Grahan (Penumbral Lunar Eclipse)
This lunar eclipse is believed to be the shadow of the earth. In this eclipse, there is no effect on the size of the moon. In this, there is a slight blur in the light of the moon. It is also not easy to recognize the eclipse in this stage.
Anshik Chandra Grahan (Partial Lunar Eclipse)
According to astrology, Anshik Chandra Grahan also happens very often. This eclipse occurs when the earth does not come completely between the sun and the moon. Only its shadow falls on the moon. This eclipse will not appear for a long time. But, all the rules of Sutak have to be followed in this.
Purna Chandra Grahan (Total Lunar Eclipse)
The Sutak period is considered in the total lunar eclipse. In this, Sutak takes place exactly 12 hours before the time of the eclipse. In this Grahan, the earth becomes completely between the moon and the sun. The earth completely covers the moon. In this eclipse, the colour of the moon turns red. There are spots on it too. According to astrology predictions, a total Chandra Grahan is considered to be the most effective. It has good and bad effects on all zodiac signs.
Effect of Chandra Grahan on all zodiac signs
- Aries: Tension may increase
- Taurus: Not a very favorable time
- Gemini: Be careful while traveling
- Cancer: You may face difficulties while starting a new project
- Leo: There can be problems in relationships
- Virgo: Take special care of health
- Libra: There may be high spending on the cards
- Scorpio: Be careful while taking big decisions
- Sagittarius: Be cautious while in a new relationship
- Capricorn: You may find your work ‘boring’
- Aquarius: You can get into endless arguments
- Pisces: Achieving goals can be difficult