At the moment of solar eclipse the Sun is either partially or completely covered or darkened. Usually, solar eclipse occurs on Amavasya day. An eclipse occurs twice or thrice every year but the position of Sun and Moon in the zodiac is different every time. Eclipse is a very interesting event for astronomers and astrologers.
Significant predictions are made, at the time of eclipse, by the placement of the planets in the signs of the zodiac. The duration of the eclipse and the location of the eclipse is also different.
Now let’s perform Surya Grahan Puja.
- Let’s listen to Surya Grahan Puja and information about the event.
- Then We will conclude with the aarti.
Let’s Do Surya Grahan Puja
Let's Perform The Main Puja
We Will Conclude Surya Grahan Puja With The Aarti.
Puja is considered incomplete without the aarti.
Let's now do the Surya Grahan Puja to successfully conclude the puja.
Puja is considered complete after we offer dakshina
Mantras, Regional Information, Food Restrictions For Surya Grahan Puja.
An eclipse occurs when the orbits of the Sun and the Moon align together in such a way that the shadow of the object falls on the other.
Solar eclipse is a stage in the Sun’s solar cycle, where the Moon reaches between the Sun and the Earth.
Devotees should pass time chanting the sacred Mantras and reading spiritual books
Devotees should donate to poor at the time of the grahan.
Do & Don’t during Surya Grahan
Do perform ritual bath and puja after the Garhan and take meal only after the ritual bath
Taking a holy dip in rivers or lakes is highly auspicious
Do recite the Surya Stotra such as Aditya Hridayam, Maha Mritunjaya Mantra and Vishnu Stotra
Do observe fasting on the day of Surya Grahan
Don’t begin any important work or deal during Grahan period
Don’t consume outside food during grahan and as well as the whole day
Don’t eat at the time of Grahan
Don’t eat the food which is cooked before the grahan
Pregnant women should avoid stepping out in Surya Grahan
Don’t see the Grahan with the necked eye. Instead use special lenses available in the market.