Chandra Grahan 2020: Date, Timing In India and Significance of Lunar Eclipse

Chandra Grahan or Partial Lunar Eclipse 2020 Time in India: There are different beliefs and practices in connection with the lunar eclipse across the country.

Chandra Grahan 2020: Date, Timing In India and Significance of Lunar Eclipse

Chandra Grahan 2020 or Partial Lunar Eclipse 2020 date and time: The world is about to witness the partial lunar eclipse on 10th January 2020. The partial lunar eclipse or chandra grahan will be visible from parts of Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia. A lunar eclipse happens when the moon passes directly behind the earth and the moon is eclipsed by the shadow of the earth. During a partial lunar eclipse, the earth blocks direct sunlight reaching the moon. The only light that reflects from the surface is refracted (change of direction) by earth's atmosphere. Here are the timings of the Chandra Grahan tonight everything you need to know about it:

When Is Chandra Grahan 2020: Date And Timings Of Partial Lunar Eclipse

The lunar eclipse (or Chandra Grahan 2020) would occur on 10th January. It will begin at 10:37 pm (India Time) and will end at 2:42 am,11th January. The span of the eclipse would be 4 hours and 5 minutes. 

total lunar eclipseChandra Grahan or Partial  Lunar Eclipse 2019: The intensity of the partial lunar eclipse will be highest at 3:00am India time.

Chandra Grahan 2020: Does Partial Lunar Eclipse Affect Your Body System?

It is believed that cycles of the moon have an impact on the human body system; both physically and psychologically. There are different beliefs and practices in connection with the lunar eclipse across the country. According to some beliefs, one is supposed to shun eating during the span of eclipse. It is prohibited to even cut and cook vegetables. However, none of these beliefs or practices have any backing from science or scientific studies. 

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