SANKARANARAYANA COMMENTRAY TO LAGHUBHASKAREEYA 950 AD
Kimartham asura: kaschidraahurnaama saimhikeyoarkam
chandram cha grasatha ithi srooyathe sraapi pouraanika sruthireva! ka:
What does it mean that Asura is responsible for the eclipse?
Others say that a snake Rahu swallows the Sun and the Moon!
Those are puranic stories! Then what is called the Rahu?