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



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on March 17, 2013 (Today) – 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 Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon till 4:22 AM. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon.

Nakshatra – Krittika or Karthigai or Kartika Nakshatra till 7:07 PM on March 17. Then onward it is Rohini Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Vrishabha Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

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

Phalgun Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon in in Phalgun 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 Panguni Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.
3rd day of Meena Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.
3rd day of Chaitra Month in Bengali Calendar followed in Bengal.

Bad Period on March 17, 2013
Rahukalam – 5:03 PM to 6:33 PM
Yamagandam – 12:34 PM to 2:04 PM
Gulikai – 3:34 PM to 5:03 PM
Durmuhurtham – 4:57 PM to 5:48 PM
Varjyam – 6:24 AM to 8:11 AM

Good Time on March 17, 2013
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:06 PM to 1:02 PM
Amirta Kalam – 5:04 PM to 6:55 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.