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Total Solar Eclipse 2024: Do's and don'ts to follow on Surya Grahan

Published on Apr 06, 2024 02:21 PM IST
  • Solar Eclipse or Surya Grahan is a celestial phenomenon, where the moon passes between the Earth and the sun, casting a shadow on the Earth.
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Solar Eclipse, also known as Surya Grahan in Hindu astrology is set to take place on April 8, but will not be visible in India. However, it is essential to follow certain do's and don'ts during a solar eclipse to ensure your safety and well-being. Here are some of the key do's and don'ts to follow during the eclipse. (REUTERS) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Apr 06, 2024 02:21 PM IST

Solar Eclipse, also known as Surya Grahan in Hindu astrology is set to take place on April 8, but will not be visible in India. However, it is essential to follow certain do's and don'ts during a solar eclipse to ensure your safety and well-being. Here are some of the key do's and don'ts to follow during the eclipse. (REUTERS)

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Do Not Look Directly at the Sun: It is crucial not to look directly at the sun during a solar eclipse, as it can cause serious eye damage or even blindness. Use special eclipse glasses or a pinhole camera to view the eclipse safely. (REUTERS/File Photo) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Apr 06, 2024 02:21 PM IST

Do Not Look Directly at the Sun: It is crucial not to look directly at the sun during a solar eclipse, as it can cause serious eye damage or even blindness. Use special eclipse glasses or a pinhole camera to view the eclipse safely. (REUTERS/File Photo)

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Avoid Eating During the Eclipse: Hindu astrology advises against eating during a solar eclipse, as it is believed that the food may become impure. It is recommended to finish your meals before the eclipse begins and wait until after it ends to eat again. (Freepik) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Apr 06, 2024 02:21 PM IST

Avoid Eating During the Eclipse: Hindu astrology advises against eating during a solar eclipse, as it is believed that the food may become impure. It is recommended to finish your meals before the eclipse begins and wait until after it ends to eat again. (Freepik)

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Avoid Cooking During the Eclipse: It is also advised not to cook during a solar eclipse, as the food may not cook properly and may become impure. If you must cook, it is recommended to cover the food and cook it on a low flame. (Unsplash) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Apr 06, 2024 02:21 PM IST

Avoid Cooking During the Eclipse: It is also advised not to cook during a solar eclipse, as the food may not cook properly and may become impure. If you must cook, it is recommended to cover the food and cook it on a low flame. (Unsplash)

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Purify Yourself After the Eclipse: After the eclipse, it is recommended to take a bath and purify yourself to remove any negative energy or impurities that may have accumulated during the eclipse. (HT File Photo) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Apr 06, 2024 02:21 PM IST

Purify Yourself After the Eclipse: After the eclipse, it is recommended to take a bath and purify yourself to remove any negative energy or impurities that may have accumulated during the eclipse. (HT File Photo)

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Practice Meditation or Yoga: To harness the energy of the solar eclipse, consider practising meditation or yoga during the eclipse. This can help you connect with the natural world and the cosmic energies at play. (File Photo) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Apr 06, 2024 02:21 PM IST

Practice Meditation or Yoga: To harness the energy of the solar eclipse, consider practising meditation or yoga during the eclipse. This can help you connect with the natural world and the cosmic energies at play. (File Photo)

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Stay Informed: Keep yourself informed about the timing and duration of the solar eclipse, as well as any safety precautions or guidelines issued by local authorities. (REUTERS) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Apr 06, 2024 02:21 PM IST

Stay Informed: Keep yourself informed about the timing and duration of the solar eclipse, as well as any safety precautions or guidelines issued by local authorities. (REUTERS)

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Respect the Natural World: During a solar eclipse, it is essential to respect the natural world and the celestial bodies involved. Avoid engaging in any activities that may harm the environment or disrupt the natural order of things. (Unsplash) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Apr 06, 2024 02:21 PM IST

Respect the Natural World: During a solar eclipse, it is essential to respect the natural world and the celestial bodies involved. Avoid engaging in any activities that may harm the environment or disrupt the natural order of things. (Unsplash)

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Avoid Strenuous Activities: It is recommended to avoid strenuous activities during a solar eclipse, as the energy of the eclipse can affect your physical and mental well-being. (Pexels) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Apr 06, 2024 02:21 PM IST

Avoid Strenuous Activities: It is recommended to avoid strenuous activities during a solar eclipse, as the energy of the eclipse can affect your physical and mental well-being. (Pexels)

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