Today’s Hindu Calendar – August 1, 2012 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on August 1, 2012 – Shukla Paksha Chaturdashi Tithi or the 14th day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the 14th day during the waxing phase of moon till 10:08 AM on August 1. Then onwards it is Purnima Tithi or the full moon day. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Uttarashada or Uthiradam Nakshatra till 10:48 PM on August 1, 2012. Then onwards it is Shravan or Thiruonam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Dhanu Rashi till 5:26 AM. Then onwards it is Makar Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Purnima Vrat. Yajur Vedi Upakarma.

Shravan Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or 14th day during the waxing phase of moon in Shravan month in calendars followed in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Gujarat and Goa.

Shravan Shukla Paksha Chaturdashi Tithi or 14th day during the waxing phase of moon in Shravan month in calendars followed Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Orissa and Jammu and Kashmir.

17th day of Aadi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.
17th day of Karkidaka Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.
16th day of Shravan Month in Bengali Calendar followed in Bengal.

Bad Period on August 1, 2012
Rahukalam – 12:43 PM to 2:22 PM
Yamagandam – 7:53 AM to 9:31 AM
Gulikai – 11:07 AM to 12:45 PM
Durmuhurtham – 11:38 PM on July 31 to 12:22 AM on August 1, 2012
Durmuhurtham – 12:18 PM to 1:10 PM
Varjyam – 7:13 AM to 8:46 AM

Good Time on August 1, 2012
Abhijita Muhurta – Not present
Amrita Kalam – 4:16 PM to 5:48 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.