Today’s Hindu Calendar – November 13, 2012 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on November 13, 2012 – Amavasya tithi or no moon day in Hindu Calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or fourteenth day of the waning phase of moon day till 4:01 AM on November 13, 2012. Then onward it is Amavasya Tithi or no moon day. All time based on India Standard Time.

Note in calendars followed in Gujarat and Maharashtra both Chaturdasi Tithi and Amavasya is marked for the day.

Nakshatra – Swathi or Chothi Nakshatra till 3:24 PM on November 13, 2012. Then onward it is Vishakha or Vishakam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Tula Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Diwali. Narak Chaturdasi. Lakshmi Puja.  Good time for Lakshmi Puja is from 5:15 PM on November 13 to 2:20 AM on November 14. Kali PujaChopda PujaSharda PujaKamala Mahavidya JayantiTihar Festival in Nepal.

Ashwin Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day in Ashwin month in calendars followed in Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh

Ashwin Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi and Amavasya Tithi or the fourteenth and no moon day in Ashwin month in calendars followed in, Maharashtra, Gujarat and Goa.

Kartik Krishna Paksha Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day in Kartik month in calendars followed in Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Orissa and Jammu and Kashmir.

28th day of Aippasi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.
28th day of Thula Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.
27th day of Kartik Month in Bengali Calendar followed in Bengal.

Bad Period on November 13, 2012
Rahukalam – 3:11 PM to 4:36 PM
Yamagandam – 9:34 AM to 10:58 AM
Gulikai – 12:22 PM to 1:47 PM
Durmuhurtham – 9:00 AM to 9:45 AM
Durmuhurtham – 11:06 PM to 11:57 PM
Varjyam – 10:46 PM on November 12 to 12:11 AM on November 13
Varjyam – 8:01 PM to 9:26 PM

Good Time on November 13, 2012
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:01 PM to 12:47 PM
Amirta Kalam – 7:17 AM to 8:49 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.