The June 21 solar eclipse will start in Delhi at 10:20 am and will go on until 13:48 pm. The maximum eclipse will take place at 12:10.
# Sutak time: Sutak will start from 20 June night at 10.20.
# People in Congo in Africa will be able to see the eclipse first and then it will progress through South Sudan, Ethiopia, Yemen, Oman, Saudi Arabia, the Indian Ocean and Pakistan, before entering India over Rajasthan. Later it will move on to Tibet, China, Taiwan, before ending somewhere over the Pacific Ocean.
# This eclipse is good for Aries, Leo, Virgo, Capricorn and Pisces rashi. Neutral for Taurus, libra, seggeterius Not good for Gemini, Cancer , Scorpio, and aquarius Effects of Solar Eclipse Its widely believed that eclipse affect ruler more than the normal person. Event may happen within four months of solar eclipse and a week of lunar eclipse. Event may happen prior to eclipse also. As per our Jyotish Shastra if eclipse fall on Gemini sign. It will effect on high class women, kings and powerful ministers, persons proficient in arts, people living on the banks of Yamuna, people of Balkh, Viratas and Suhmas would be affected. It is also written in Brihat Samhita that eclipse on airy and fixed signs would set forth cyclones and disputes with other states or countries. In airy signs it may lead to disturbance in the air such as plane crashes or air war. This is also related with disputes, war like condition, famine and pestilence. # Dos during the Eclipse 1) Keeping Dhurva grass or Tulsi patr in food helps in maintaining purity during the wee hours as it prevents the ill-effects of radiation. It is said that Dhurba has blessings of god Brahma, Vishnu, and Mahesh.? 2) Chanting Mahamrityunjay mantra during this time helps in preventing Rahu Keith's malefic effects in your horoscope. It goes like this:
Om Tryambakam Yajamahe Sugandhim Pushti-Vardhanam,
Urvarukamiva Bandhanan Mrityormukshiya Mamritat ? 3) You can even recite:
Hare Ram Hare Ram, Ram Ram Hare Hare
Hare Krishna Hare Krishna, Krishna Krishna Hare Hare 4) Pregnant women should enchant this mantra-- Om Devki Sudha Govinda Vasudev Jagatpate Dehime Taney Krishnan Twamaham Srnam Gatah. 5) You should take a bath before and after the eclipse is over. 6) Donating something in the name of Pitra is helpful. # Don'ts during the Eclipse 1) Avoid eating food during this time. Pregnant ladies, kids, whose are not well or kids can take water and medicines. 2) You should not sleep during the duration of the eclipse. 3) Avoid sitting on an animal