Are you excited for the most awaited astro phenomena of the year? Come set your date with the most epic GEMINIDS METEOR SHOWER across our Himachal Zostels (Bir, Dalhousie, Dharamkot (Mcloedganj) and Manali) from 9th until 17th December. We have partnered up with SciComm.in to make sure you have an amazing experience as you witness the phenomena, learn more about cosmos and much more.
Participants are requested to reach the required spot by 6:30 pm. (Sunset – 5:30pm)
7:00 – 7:30 pm : Session 1 – Brief Introduction of the Astro-session.
7:30 – 8:00 pm : Cosmic Meditation
8:00 – 8:30 pm : Introduction to meteor and gazing the skies.
8:30 – 9:30 pm : Session 2 – Brief session on Night Sky Orientation - North Star and Ursa Major and few major constellations.
9:30 – 10:30 pm : Telescope observation of Orion, Betelgeuse, Pleiades, Beehive cluster, Sirius, Andromeda and Winter Triangle with lecture on connection with universe
10:00 – 10:30pm : Tea Break with Dinner
10:30 – 11:30pm : Session 3 – Geminid meteor shower observation and Astrophotography.
12:00 – 05:30 am : Power Nap – Charge Yourself and Camera/Tablet/Mobile Batteries
5:30 – 6:30 am : Session 4 – Live Moon, Jupiter and Mars watching through telescope
7:00 – 7:30 am : Sunrise with Morning Sky observation
8:00am : Event Closure. NOTE: Sky object visibility depends on the location, altitude and weather conditions.
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