Today’s Hindu Calendar – January 17, 2013 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on January 17, 2013 – Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu Calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon till 7:04 PM January 17, 2013. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Uttarabhadra or Uthiradam Nakshatra till 9:26 PM on January 17. Then onward it is Revathi Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Meena Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Muruga Sashti Fasting

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

Paush Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth 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.

4th day of Thai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.
4th day of Dhanu Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.
3rd day of Magh Month in Bengali Calendar followed in Bengal.

Bad Period on January 17, 2013
Rahukalam – 1:57 PM to 3:23 PM
Yamagandam – 7:11 AM to 8:30 AM
Gulikai – 9:52 AM to 11:14 AM
Durmuhurtham – 10:46 AM to 11:33 AM
Durmuhurtham – 3:06 PM to 3:52 PM
Varjyam – 2:47 AM to 4:20 AM

Panchak day

Good Time on January 17, 2013
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:13 PM to 1:00 PM
Amirta Kalam – 12:37 PM to 2:29 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.