Today’s Hindu Calendar – January 23, 2013 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on January 23, 2013 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu Calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Shukla Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waxing phase of moon till 2:16 AM on January 23. Then onward it is Dwadasi tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Rohini Nakshatra till 7:21 AM on January 23. Then onward it is Mrigasira or Makayiram Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Vrishabha Rasi till 8:39 PM. Then onward it is Mithuna Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Paush Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the 12th day during the waxing phase of moon in Paush month in calendars followed in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Gujarat and Goa.

Paush Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the 12th 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.

10th day of Thai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.
10th day of Makara Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.
9th day of Magh Month in Bengali Calendar followed in Bengal.

Bad Period on January 23, 2013
Rahukalam – 12:38 PM to 2:00 PM
Yamagandam – 8:31 AM to 9:54 AM
Gulikai – 11:16 AM to 12:38 PM
Durmuhurtham – 12:16 PM to 1:00 PM
Varjyam – 1:15 PM to 3:02 PM

Good Time on January 23, 2013
Abhijita Muhurta – not present
Amirta Kalam – 3:20 AM to 5:09 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.