Countless Constellations

Let’s head back to the days when we were curiosity driven kids who used to look up to the sky, joining stars with our imagination to given them a unique shape. We had not known what these shape were called till we grew up a little more and found them in our very own science text books.

We were taught thatย A constellation is a group of stars that, when seen from Earth, form a pattern. The stars in the sky are divided into 88ย constellations and the brightest constellation is Crux (the Southern Cross).ย But as kids we used to imagine more than those listed 88 constellations… for us the number of constellations were Countlessย !

As years passed by and pollution levels rose further, even those few constellations that we could see, couldn’t be seen any further. It’s now a rare sight for the people who live in the major cities and towns.

Nowadays if we get to spot our own zodiac sign in the night sky, we should be thankful for that beautiful sight. ๐Ÿ™‚

zodiacpostermml-p

Advertisements

2 thoughts on “Countless Constellations

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s