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These 5 myths and beliefs around Chandra Gharan will blow your mind – READ BELOW!

The world is set for a lunar eclipse also known as Blue Moon or Chandra Grahan on November 08. Interestingly, this will be the second lunar eclipse of the year which will take place in November.

For the uninitiated, the eclipse will be visible over the Pacific and South America, while the rising moon will be visible from Australia, Asia, and Northeastern Europe. However, the setting moon will be visible over South America and eastern North America.

Interestingly, some parts of India and the world will see a total lunar eclipse after fifteen days after the partial solar eclipse. It is also said to be one of the most important astronomical events in the world and it has been given the name “Blood Moon” because the celestial body will appear in a red hue on the night of the eclipse.

However, the upcoming event has sparked a series of discussions among the masses and many are very concerned about the ancient stories and weird myths about the cosmic event of a lunar eclipse.

It’s time to look beyond what you’ve seen, watched or heard in folklore, movies, songs and mythological films and read about the Lunar Eclipse 2022 superstition that will blow your mind.

Some of them are Chandra Grahan 2022 superstitions:

  1. Believers do not eat or drink anything during the Chandra Grahan. This practice begins nine hours before the eclipse. However, you can protect food from contamination by putting Tulsi in it.
  2. People who consider astrology do not engage in any important or essential business during the eclipse of the Moon.
  3. People also take a bath after the lunar eclipse to wash away all their sins and the negative effect of the celestial event.
  4. Another lunar eclipse superstition says that the Chandra Grahan can adversely impact an unborn child. For this reason, pregnant women are advised to stay indoors and away from sharp objects during the eclipse.
  5. People also avoid sexual activities during Chandra Grahan.
  6. It is recommended to make donations on the day of the lunar eclipse and to offer water to the soul of a deceased family member.
  7. People also recite mantras and Japa while the Chandra Grahan persists.

We want to warn you, these are only myths and Chandra Grahan is multiplying your actions. According to Tibetan Buddhists, all kinds of good and bad deeds performed during a lunar eclipse multiply many times over.

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