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

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on April 23, 2013 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the 12th day during the light phase of the moon till 5:06 AM. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the light phase of the moon. All Time Based on India Standard Time.

Note - It is marked Dwadasi and Trayodasi Tithi or the 12th and 13th day in calendars followed in Maharashtra and Gujarat.

Nakshatra – Uttaraphalguni or Uthiram Nakshatra till 5:59 PM. Then onward it is Hasta or Atham or Hastam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Kanya Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Pradosh Vrat

Kali Yuga Year - 5115

Vikram Samvat 2070 - Chaitra Shukla Paksha Trayodasi or the 13th 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 Trayodasi or 13th 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 Dwadasi and Trayodasi or 12th and 13th day during the waxing phase of moon in Chaitra month in calendars followed in Maharashtra, and Goa.

Vikram Samvant 2069 - Chaitra Shukla Paksha Dwadasi and Trayodasi or 12th and 13th day during the waxing phase of moon in Chaitra month in calendars followed in Gujarat.

10th day of Chithirai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vijaya Year).
10th day of Meda Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1188).
9th day of Baishakh Month in Bengali Calendar followed in Bengal(Bengali Year 1420).

Bad Period on April 23, 2013
Rahukalam – 3:36 PM to 5:14 PM
Yamagandam – 9:11 AM to 10:47 AM
Gulikai – 12:23 PM to 2:02 PM
Durmuhurtham – 8:33 AM to 9:24 AM
Durmuhurtham – 11:17 PM to 11:59 PM
Varjyam – 3:29 AM to 5:03 AM

Good Time on April 23, 2013
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:00 PM to 12:51 PM
Amirta Kalam – 12:52 PM to 2:31 PM

Yog - Dhruva (Good Yog - Constant) till 4:20 AM. Then onward it is Vyaghata (Bad Yog - Beating)

Karana –  Balava (Good) till 7:48 AM. Then onward it is Kaulava (Good) till 7:06 PM. Then onward it is Taitila (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.