We have already told what to expect from a solar eclipse on August 21, 2017. It is time for us to prepare for this important event of this month.
For centuries, people have been afraid of eclipses. These days they often closed in the temples and called for the help of the Higher Powers. However, as practice shows, a modern educated person is also afraid of this astronomical phenomenon.
In ancient times, eclipses attached great importance. It was believed that the eclipse, mainly solar – is a sign of future disasters Ancient astrologers were obliged to observe the sky and predict the onset of celestial events, including eclipses.