Today’s Hindu Calendar – May 6, 2012 – Tithi, Vrat, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on May 6, 2012 – Purnima Tithi or full moon day in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Purnima Tithi or full moon day till 9:24 AM on May 6, 2012. Then onwards it is Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Note – It is Purnima and Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi in calendars followed in Maharashtra and Gujarat.

Nakshatra – Swati or Chothi Nakshatra till 6:14 AM on May 6, 2012. Then onwards it is Vishakha or Vishakam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Tula Rasi till 10:59 PM. Then onwards it is Vrischika Rasi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Purnima.

Vaishakh Purnima or full moon day in Vaishakh month in calendars followed in Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh

Vaishakh Purnima and Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi in Vaishakh month or full moon day in Vaishakh month and first day of waning phase of moon in Vaishakh month in calendars followed in Maharashtra, Gujarat and Goa.

Vaishakh Purnima or full moon day in Vaishakh month in Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Orissa and Jammu and Kashmir.

24th day of Chithirai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.
23rd day of Meda Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.
23rd day of Vaishaka month in Bengali Calendar followed in Bengal.


Bad Period on May 6, 2012
Rahukalam – 5:23 PM to 7:02 PM
Yamagandam – 12:34 PM to 2:14 PM
Gulikai – 3:49 PM to 5:26 PM
Durmuhurtham – 5:19 PM to 6:14 PM
Varjyam – 10:50 AM to 12:16 PM

Good Time on May 6, 2012
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:13 PM to 1:02 PM
Amrita Kalam – 7:17 PM to 8:42 PM

Rest all hours that are not part of Bad Period are Good time
When bad period overlaps into good period, that much time of bad period should be eliminated from good period.