And as is sinks into the western sky:
But when the moon is in the fourth phase of its waxing, mythology has it that it is inauspicious to look upon it:
Apparently, waxing and waningin force and power is acceptable, but waxing and waning in appearance is not!
I did look at, and photograph, the moon on Ganesha Chathurthi day....let's see what happens to me!
Off to the Cauvery Wildlife Sanctuary for the day, with 7 others.