Today’s Hindu Calendar – October 3, 2012 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on October 3, 2012 – Krishna Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu Calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Krishna Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during waning phase of moon till 11:55 AM. Then onwards it is Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Bharani Nakshatra till 9:29 PM. Then onward it is Krittika or Karthigai or Kartika Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Mesha Rasi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Pitru Paksha Shradh fortnight. Ganesh Sankashti Chaturthi Vrat. Bharani Shradh.

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

Ashwin Krishna Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the dark 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.

17th day of Puratassi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.
17th day of Kanni Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.
16th day of Ashwin Month in Bengali Calendar followed in Bengal.

Bad Period on October 3, 2012
Rahukalam – 12:27 PM to 1:56 PM
Yamagandam – 7:59 AM to 9:29 AM
Gulikai – 10:58 AM to 12:28 PM
Durmuhurtham – 11:15 PM on October 2 to 12:03 AM on October 3
Durmuhurtham – 12:04 PM to 12:51 PM
Varjyam – 6:19 AM to 8:06 AM

Good Time on October 3, 2012
Abhijita Muhurta – not present
Amrita Kalam – 5:02 PM to 6:49 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.