As you read in my Hub about Hindu myths about solar eclipse,there are some more if you like to know
During the solar eclipse,Hindu temples are all closed except one Krishna Temple in shrinathji which is very famous as nathdwara(Pronounced as Nath-d-vara).
Tantriks(Black Magic) becomes more powerful during this period.
The mantras recited during solar eclipse is 1000 times greater than done on regular days.
Temples are washed after the solar eclipse.