Today’s Hindu Calendar – December 5, 2012 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on December 5, 2012 – Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu Calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Krishna Paksha Sashti or the sixth day during the dark phase of moon till 3:52 AM December 5, 2012. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Note - In calendars followed in Gujarat and Maharashtra it is Krishna Pakksha Sashti or the sixth day during the dark phase of moon.

Nakshatra – Aslesha or Ayilyam Nakshatra till 2:22 AM on December 5, 2012. Then onward it is Magha or Makam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Karka Rashi till 2:22 AM. Then onward it is Simha Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kartik Krishna Paksha Saptami or the seventh day during the dark phase of moon in Kartik month in calendars followed in Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh

Kartik Krishna Paksha Sashti or the sixth day during the dark phase of moon in Kartik month in calendars followed in Maharashtra, Gujarat and Goa.

Margashirsh Krishna Paksha Saptami or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon in Margashirsh month in calendars followed in Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Orissa and Jammu and Kashmir.

20th day of Kartika Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.
20th day of Vrischika Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.
19th day of Agrahan Month in Bengali Calendar followed in Bengal.

Bad Period on December 5, 2012
Rahukalam – 12:28 PM to 1:51 PM
Yamagandam – 8:24 AM to 9:43 AM
Gulikai – 11:08 AM to 12:28 AM
Durmuhurtham – 12:07 PM to 12:51 PM
Varjyam – 6:36 PM to 8:16 PM

Good Time on December 5, 2012
Abhijita Muhurta – not present
Amirta Kalam – 4:18 AM to 6:06 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.