Eclipses have tremendous influence on human lives. It is important for every one to know the significance of these celestial events on their lives. There are five essentials in Vedic Astrology for recognizing the astrological influence of eclipses. You need to know your horoscope and moon sign. The five essentials are: Read Eclipse Astrology Essentials
According to Indian astrology, on full moon day in Luni-solar calendar month of Shravana. Indians celebrate Rakhi or Raksha Bandhan. The day represents the relationship between brothers and sisters. It is a day on which brothers and sisters renew their love and affection for each other. The festival is celebrated by tying a Rakhi or a holy thread by the sister on the wrist of her brother. The brother in return offers a gift to his sister and promises to take care of her as long as he lives. Traditionally, they both feed each other sweets. It is a day to be celebrated all over the world honoring the brother and sister relationship. This year, Rakhi falls on August 24th, 2010. Read Rakhi (Sister-Brother’s day) and Indian Astrology
Solar Eclipse on 15th January 2010 will be visible in Africa. The path of the Moon’s shadow begins in Africa and passes through Chad, Central African Republic Democratic Republic of the Congo, Uganda, Kenya, and Somalia. After leaving Africa, the path crosses the Indian Ocean where the maximum duration of annularity reaches 11 min 08 s. Uganda will be one of a handful of countries that will be able to enjoy an annular eclipse of the sun, tomorrow. The event will occur at around 5.30 in the morning in Uganda and will last for around eight minutes.To analyze the effect of this solar eclipse on your individual horoscope please visit http://www.eyari.com/ where you can obtain your free Vedic horoscope,your moon sign, solar eclipse day transit on your horoscope. Read Solar Eclipse Africa January 2010
Sootak or Sutak (Soodhak, Soodak kalam) begins 12 hours before the Solar Eclipce and 9 hours before in case of a Lunar Eclipse. Surya Grahan (Solar eclipse) of January 15th, 2010 comes as the longest annular eclipse to occur this century with a duration of 11 mins 08 seconds. The eclipse point is at one degree Capricorn. The solar eclipse effect on moon sign and the various houses from moon sign must be analyzed for each individual. Find your moon sign and personal planetary transits on eclipse day for free at http://www.eyari.com
Sutak or Sootak refers to period of impurity. In Vedic Astrology, it is believed that the negative effect of the Eclipse begins hours before its actual occurrence.
The annular solar eclipse on 15th January 2010 will be seen in Myanmar. The eclipse begins Yangon local times begins 13:20 maximum 15:05 ends 16:31. Here is a list of articles on effect of the solar eclipse on zodiac signs. Read Solar Eclipse January 2010 Myanmar
Solar eclipse of January 15th, 2010 comes as the longest annular eclipse to occur this century with a duration of 11 mins 08 seconds compared to the ancient longest ever annular solar eclipse on 7th Dec 0150 AD with a duration of 12 m 24 s. In an annular eclipse Moon does not completely cover the Sun and a narrow ring (annulus) of light appears surround the Moon. This January eclipse is closely conjoined to Venus, the planet of love, engagements, money, gifts and beauty. However, Venus is in Capricorn (business) ruled by Saturn, ruler of the eclipse and is retrograde. The solar eclipse effect on moon sign and the various houses from moon sign must be analyzed for each individual. Find your moon sign and personal planetary transits on eclipse day for free at http://www.eyari.com Read Annular Solar Eclipse January 2010
Chandra Grahan (Lunar Eclipse) is on Paush Purnima (Posh Poornima, Pushya Poornima, Sakambari Purnima), observed on full moon day in the month of Paush (Posh, or Poush). This year it falls on 31st December 2009 with Partial Lunar Eclipse. The full moon will be in Aridra nakshatra ruled by Rahu in zodiac sign Gemini ruled by Mercury and Sun in Sagittarius ruled by Jupiter.The planetary positions at the time of the Lunar Eclipse are shown in the table with nakshatra, nakshatra pada, rasi and navamsa. The eclipse point is Gemini sixteen degrees with Ketu near Moon. The effect of the eclipse on different moon signs are discussed in other blogs. To find your moon sign, please visit http://www.eyari.com