Today’s Hindu Calendar – October 24, 2012 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on October 24, 2012 – Shukla Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu Calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Shukla Paksha Dasami Tithi or tenth day of waxing phase of moon till 9:56 PM on October 24. Then onwards it is Shukla Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or eleventh day of waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Dhanishta or Sravishta or Avittam Nakshatra till 9:08 PM. Then onward it is Shatabhisha or Sadayam or Chathayam Nakshatram

Rashi or Moon Sign – Makar Rashi till 9:04 AM. Then onward it is Kumbha Rasi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Vijayadasami. Dasara. Vidyarambham in Kerala.

Ashwin Shukla Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the light phase of moon in Ashwin month in calendars followed in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Gujarat and Goa.

Ashwin Shukla Paksha Dasami Tithi  or the tenth day during the light phase of moon in Ashwin month in calendars followed in Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Orissa and Jammu and Kashmir.

8th day of Aippasi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.
8th day of Thula Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.
7th day of Kartik Month in Bengali Calendar followed in Bengal.

Bad Period on October 24, 2012
Rahukalam – 12:22 PM to 1:49 PM
Yamagandam – 8:03 AM to 9:29 AM
Gulikai – 10:56 AM to 12:22 PM
Durmuhurtham – 11:59 AM to 12:45 PM
Varjyam – not present

Good Time on October 24, 2012
Abhijita Muhurta – not present
Amirta Kalam – 7:14 AM to 8:53 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.