Today’s Hindu Calendar – April 19, 2013 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on April 19, 2013 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the light phase of the moon till 3:07 AM. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the light phase of the moon. All time based on Indian standard time.

Note - It is marked Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day in calendars followed in Maharashtra and Gujarat.

Nakshatra – Pushya or Pooyam or Poosam Nakshatra till 2:24 PM. Then onward it is Aslesha or Ayiliyam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Karka Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Ramnavami. Chaitra Navratri ends.

Kali Yuga Year - 5115

Vikram Samvat 2070 - Chaitra Shukla Paksha Navami or the ninth 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 Navami or ninth day during the waxing phase of moon in Chaitra month in calendars followed in Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh.

Vijayanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1935 - Chaitra Shukla Paksha Ashtami or eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Chaitra month in calendars followed in Maharashtra and Goa.

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

6th day of Chithirai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vijaya Year).
6th day of Meda Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1188).
5th day of Baishakh Month in Bengali Calendar followed in Bengal(Bengali Year 1420).

Bad Period on April 19, 2013
Rahukalam – 10:51 AM to 12:23 PM
Yamagandam – 3:34 PM to 5:13 PM
Gulikai – 7:38 AM to 9:13 AM
Durmuhurtham – 8:35 AM to 9:26 AM
Durmuhurtham – 12:50 PM to 1:40 PM
Varjyam – 12:14 AM to 1:59 AM

Good Time on April 19, 2013
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:01 PM to 12:52 PM
Amirta Kalam – 10:44 AM to 12:33 PM

Yog -  Dhriti (Good Yog - Determination) till 7:42 AM. Then onward it is Shoola (Bad Yog - Spear - pain)

Karana –  Bava (Good) till 6:56 AM. Then onward it is Balava (Good) till 7:41 PM. Then onward it is Kaulava (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.