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19-05-2012, 08:50 AM
On Sunday, May 20 I have to perform amavasai tharpanam; on the same day solar eclipse will be visible in USA

Do I have to again perform tharpanam after the end of the eclipse .What do I have to do? Kindly direct me properly.

Your valuable advice would be of great value and help to me at this age.

First location to see partial eclipse begins
May 20 at 8:56 PM
May 20 at 1:56 PM

First location to see full Eclipse begins
May 20 at 10:06 PM
May 20 at 3:06 PM

Maximum Eclipse
May 20 at 11:54 PM
May 20 at 4:54 PM

Last location to see full Eclipse ends
May 21 at 1:39 AM
May 20 at 6:39 PM

Last location to see partial Eclipse ends
May 21 at 2:49 AM
May 20 at 7:49 PM


19-05-2012, 05:30 PM
If the eclipse seen in your region then you have to perform the Tarpanam at the end of eclipse as usual.

Badri Srinivasan
21-05-2012, 12:03 AM
Dear Swamin,
You have opined that for Solar eclipse ,tharpanam is to be performed at the beginningof the eclipse. But ur reply applears to be different?

21-05-2012, 09:21 AM
I used the same text what the member used in his question.
I mean, I had given both views in another detailed posting about Punya Kaalam.
So, I have not given any of my opinion in this reply.