Today’s Hindu Calendar – January 15, 2013 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on January 15, 2013 – Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu Calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase of moon till 7:25 PM January 15, 2013. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Shatabhisha or Sadayam or Chathayam Nakshatra till 8:32 PM on January 15. Then onward it is Purvabhadra or Pooradam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Kumbha Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Mattu Pongal. Kanuma Festival in Andhra Pradesh. Vinayaki Angarak Ganesh Chaturthi.

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

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

2nd day of Thai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.
2nd day of Dhanu Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.
1st day of  Magh Month in Bengali Calendar followed in Bengal.

Bad Period on January 15, 2013
Rahukalam – 3:18 PM to 4:40 PM
Yamagandam – 9:52 AM to 11:15 AM
Gulikai – 12:35 PM to 1:57 PM
Durmuhurtham – 9:19 AM to 10:04 AM
Durmuhurtham – 11:17 PM to 12:10 AM on January 16
Varjyam – 12:28 AM to 2:02 AM
Varjyam – 11:09 PM to 12:45 AM on January 16

Panchak day

Good Time on January 15, 2013
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:11 PM to 12:58 PM
Amirta Kalam – 9:44 AM to 11:21 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.