Annular solar eclipse

During Solar Eclipse disabled children buried neck-deep in sand at Kalburgi

As per a superstitious belief, if mentally and physically disabled children are buried in sand during a solar eclipse they can be cured. 

Dec 26, 2019, 13:59 PM IST

Last Solar eclipse of 2019 begins: When and where to watch

In India, the obscuration of Sun by the Moon at the time of the greatest phase of the annular eclipse will be nearly 93 per cent. 

Dec 26, 2019, 07:53 AM IST

Solar Eclipse 2019: Here are the dos and don'ts

During any type of eclipse, there are a few dos and don'ts which most follow.

Dec 25, 2019, 11:51 AM IST

Solar eclipse 2019: Check out timings in Delhi, Mumbai, Varanasi, Ranchi

An annular eclipse of the sun will occur on December 26, 2019. From India, annular phase will be visible in the morning after sunrise from some places within a narrow corridor of the southern part of the country (parts of Karnataka, Kerala and Tamil Nadu) and it will be seen as partial solar eclipse from the rest part of the country. 

Dec 24, 2019, 21:07 PM IST

Solar Eclipse 2019: India timings and date

The last solar eclipse of 2019 will be annular in nature, forming a ring of fire. 

Dec 24, 2019, 18:24 PM IST

Sky gazers applaud as 2017's 'ring of fire' solar eclipse shrouds the skies!

The eclipse was to be most visible in a 100-kilometre band across Chile, Argentina, Angola, Zambia and the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Feb 26, 2017, 22:07 PM IST

Mark the date – Watch this year's only breathtaking 'ring of fire' solar eclipse on February 26

The eclipse - during which the Sun will all but disappear as the Moon crosses its path --will be most visible in a 100-kilometre (62-mile) band cutting through Chile, Argentina, Angola, Zambia and the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Feb 24, 2017, 13:01 PM IST

Five eclipses to be seen in 2016

The celestial events will start with a total solar eclipse on March 9.

Jan 24, 2016, 15:45 PM IST