Today’s Hindu Calendar – April 11, 2013 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on April 11, 2013 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the light phase of the moon till 3:02 PM. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waxing phase of moon.

Nakshatra – Ashwini or Ashwathy Nakshatra till 10:18 PM.  Then onward it is Bharani Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Mesha Rasi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Chaitra Shukladi – Vikram Samvat 2070 begins in North India calendar. Ugadi – New Year – in Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka. Gudi Padwa – New Year in Maharashtra. Sansar Padwa in Goa. Chaitra – Ram Navratri Begins.

Kali Yuga Year - 5115

Vikram Samvant 2070 - Chaitra Shukla Paksha Pratipada or the first day during the light phase of moon in Chaitra month in calendars followed in Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Orissa and Jammu and Kashmir.

Vijayanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1935 - Chaitra Shukla Paksha Pratipada or first day during the waxing phase of moon in Chaitra month in calendars followed in Maharashtra, Goa, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh.

Vikram Samvant 2069 - Chaitra Shukla Paksha Pratipada or first day during the waxing phase of moon in Chaitra month in calendars followed in Gujarat.

29th day of Panguni Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu (Nandana Year).
28th day of Meena Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1188)
28th day of Chaitra Month in Bengali Calendar followed in Bengal.(Bengali Year 1419)

Bad Period on April 11, 2013
Rahukalam – 2:00 PM to 3:34 PM
Yamagandam – 6:10 AM to 7:43 AM
Gulikai – 9:17 AM to 10:51 AM
Durmuhurtham – 10:21 AM to 11:10 AM
Durmuhurtham – 3:21 PM to 4:12 PM
Varjyam – 6:51 PM to 8:30 PM

Good Time on April 11, 2013
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:00 PM to 12:52 PM
Amirta Kalam – 3:21 PM to 5:09 PM


Yog - Vaidhriti (Bad Yog - Lack of Support) till 2:27 AM. Then onward it is Vishkambha (Good Yog - Supportive - not in some regions it is considered bad)

Karana –  Kimstughna (Bad) till 3:28 AM. Then onward it is Bava (Good) till 3:58 PM. Then onward it is Balava (Good).

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.