The Legend Behind Eclipses

- September 26, 2020


Why do we witness the solar and lunar eclipses?

Here is a story from the Kampa Ramayana and the Bhagavata Ashtama Skandha that explains the reason behind the eclipses.

Illustration and animation: Sanjhiya Mayekar

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Towards the end of November. India will celebrate the festival of Kartik Purnima. As per Hindu mythology, this festival celebrates the victory of Shiva over the three demon sons of Tarakasura and is celebrated as Deva-Deepawali or the Diwali of the Gods. Read the full story in our free comic of the month.

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