Today’s Hindu Calendar – January 7, 2013 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on January 7, 2013 – Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu Calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waning phase of moon till 12:39 PM January 7, 2013. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Swathi or Chothi Nakshatra till 7:46 AM on January 7. Then onward it is Vishaka or Vishakam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Tula Rasi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Margashirsh Krishna Paksha Dasami or the tenth day during the dark phase of moon in Margashirsh month in calendars followed in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Gujarat and Goa.

Paush Krishna Paksha Dasami or the tenth day during the waning 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.

23rd day of Margazhi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.
23rd day of Dhanu Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.
22nd day of Paush Month in Bengali Calendar followed in Bengal.

Bad Period on January 7, 2013
Rahukalam – 8:29 AM to 9:52 AM
Yamagandam – 11:11 AM to 12:33 PM
Gulikai – 1:51 PM to 3:15 PM
Durmuhurtham – 12:53 PM to 1:36 PM
Durmuhurtham – 3:04 PM to 3:48 PM
Varjyam – 4:41 PM to 6:09 PM

Good Time on January 7, 2013
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:09 PM to 12:57 PM
Amirta Kalam – 3:10 AM to 4:46 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.