Today’s Hindu Calendar – October 4, 2012 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on October 4, 2012 – Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu Calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during waning phase of moon till 1:54 PM. Then onwards it is Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Krittika or Karthigai or Kartika Nakshatra the whole day and till 12:04 AM on October 5.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Mesha Rasi till 4:07 AM. Then onward it  is Vrishabha Rasi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Pitru Paksha Shradh fortnight.

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

Ashwin Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth 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.

18th day of Puratassi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.
18th day of Kanni Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.
17th day of Ashwin Month in Bengali Calendar followed in Bengal.

Bad Period on October 4, 2012
Rahukalam – 1:56 PM to 3:25 PM
Yamagandam – 6:30 AM to 7:59 AM
Gulikai – 9:29 AM to 10:57 AM
Durmuhurtham – 10:28 AM to 11:15 AM
Durmuhurtham – 3:13 PM to 4:00 PM
Varjyam – 11:56 AM to 1:46 PM

Good Time on October 4, 2012
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:02 PM to 12:53 PM
Amrita Kalam – 10:46 PM to 12:35 AM on October 5.

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.