The forthcoming Total Eclipse of the Moon (classified as longest eclipse of the 21st century) that we need to observe, falls on Friday 27th July 2018 (Ashadh Sud Punam –Gurupurnima). Its timings are as follows:-
Total Eclipse of the Moon – Friday 27th July 2018
Start time: 19:24 BST
Maximum eclipse: 21:22 BST
End time: 23:19 BST
According to our Sampraday, consumption of food should stop at least 9 hours prior to start time, i.e. from
10.24 BST on Friday 27th July 2018.
Children, elderly, unable and unwell individuals who can observe, should obey the fast from 17:58 BST.
NB: Timings are subject to change nearer the event.