Today’s Hindu Calendar – July 8, 2012 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on July 8, 2012 – Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Krishna Paksha Panchami tithi or the fifth day during the dark phase of moon till 7:06 PM. Then onwards it is Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Shatabhisha or Sadayam or Chathayam Nakshatra till 2:42 PM on July 8, 2012. Then onwards it is Purvabhadra or Pooruruttathi Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Kumbha Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – 

Ashada Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the dark phase of moon in Ashada month in calendars followed in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Gujarat and Goa.

Shravan Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi  or the fifth day during the dark phase of moon in Shravan month in calendars followed in Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Orissa and Jammu and Kashmir.

24th day of Aani Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.
24th day of Mithuna Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.
23rd day of Ashara Month in Bengali Calendar followed in Bengal.

Bad Period on July 8, 2012
Rahukalam – 5:40 PM to 7:19 PM
Yamagandam – 12:43 PM to 2:22 PM
Gulikai – 4:01 PM to 5:40 PM
Durmuhurtham – 5:33 PM to 6:26 PM
Varjyam – 6:15 PM to 7:56 PM

Good Time on July 8, 2012
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:17 PM to 1:08 PM
Amrita Kalam – 4:16 AM to 5:54 AM
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.