Lunar Eclipse 2021-The Biggest Lunar Eclipse of the Century: Be Careful!

3 min readNov 18, 2021

Lunar Eclipse is an influential event, as it enhances the ‘within power’. It is the time to contemplate, meditate, chant mantras, perform holy rituals and other spiritual practices. This time is the time to connect your physical self with your spiritual entity.

To attain the maximum advantage of the time period of Lunar Eclipse 2021 it is advisable to maintain distance from the materialistic pursuits and major decisions such as change of job, home shifting, marriage, important purchases and major investment.

Lunar Eclipse in Krittika Nakshatra :

During the time of Krittika Nakshatra, that is, on 19th November 2021, the biggest Lunar Eclipse of the century will appear. Krittika Nakshatra, often known as ‘the cutting star’, has some sharp objects such as a knife or a dragger as its symbol. Planet Sun rules this Nakshatra, and the people with Aries, Taurus and Leo sun signs should be cautious.

Kritttika Lunar mansion is a group of six stars, which refer to 6 mothers who cared for Lord Kartikeya (the warrior god and the son of Shiva).

Lunar Eclipse Date & Time Duration :

Los Angeles : 22:02 (18–11–2021 to 04:00 AM (19–11–2021)

Toronto : 01:02 to 07:03 Am ( 19–11–2021)

London: 06.02 AM to 07:24 AM (19–11–2021)

Delhi : 17:28 to 17:33 PM (Not visible)

Do’s and Dont’s :

  • Don’t look at Moon during the eclipse and also do not commence any new project.
  • - Take a bath before and after the eclipse and not during the eclipse period.
  • - Fast during the eclipse and after the eclipse, consume the freshly cooked food. Do not eat the food that has been exposed during the eclipse.
  • – After the eclipse, chant the name of ‘Shri Hari Vishnu’, before eating or drinking anything.
  • - Be calm during the eclipse. Avoid angry outbursts.

The procedure, Ritual and Remedies to be Followed :

- The Krittika Nakshatra itself is significant and special. When it combines with a Lunar Eclipse, then it becomes very auspicious. To gain maximum benefit during this period, try chanting Gayatri Mantra.

- The strength of Kritikka Nakshatra lies in the purification of body, mind and soul. So, try to worship and meditate during this time.

- Chant or listen to the Sanskrit mantra of Ganesh Atharvashirsha every day. It will remove obstacles from your life.

- Chanting of Durga mantra, ‘Aum Dum Durgaya Namaha’ 108 times will always protect you from evil. This mantra will grant success, and you will be undefeated in your life.

- Make meditation a daily practice. It will make you move forward in your difficult times.

- Pay respect to your ancestors. Seek their blessings and pray for them, as well.

- Try to donate during eclipse time. Helping others without any expectation is always beneficial.

- Try not to go out during the eclipse period. But, if it cannot be avoided then, for your protection and well being, listen to Margabandhu Stotram before going out.

Personal Effect :

- If any of your planets are in sun signs Taurus and Scorpio, then for your benefit, check their lordship and their conjunction.

- Do not lose patience and always keep your cool, that is, if you have natal Rahu and Ketu in either Taurus or Scorpio sun sign.

- Be cautious if you have Dasha or Antardasha of Sun, Moon, Rahu, Ketu or any other planet, that is to say, that any of the planets are in Marana Karaka Sthana.

- If Taurus and Scorpio fall in your chart, then check for Ashtakavarga scores.




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