Today’s Hindu Calendar – April 3, 2013 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on April 3, 2013 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu Calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon till 1:18 AM. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon till 10:56 PM. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon.

Nakshatra – Mool or Moolam Nakshatra till 1:37 AM.  Then onward it is Poorvashada or Pooradam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Dhanu Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Sheetala Ashtami

Phalgun Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon in Phalgun month in calendars followed in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Gujarat and Goa.

Chaitra Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning 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.

21st day of Panguni Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.
20th day of Meena Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.
20th day of Chaitra Month in Bengali Calendar followed in Bengal.

Bad Period on April 3, 2013
Rahukalam – 12:29 PM to 2:02 PM
Yamagandam – 7:50 AM to 9:25 AM
Gulikai – 10:58 AM to 12:31 PM
Durmuhurtham – 11:21 PM on April 2 to 12:08 AM on April 3
Durmuhurtham – 12:03 PM to 12:57 PM
Varjyam – 8:36 AM to 10:08 AM

Good Time on April 3, 2013
Abhijita Muhurta – not present
Amirta Kalam – 5:39 PM to 7:17 PM

Yog - Parigha or Parikh (Bad Yog - Obstruction) till 4:51 PM. Then onward it is Shiva (Good Yog - Auspicious)

Karana –  Balava (Good) till 10:06 AM. Then onward it is Kaulava (Good) till 9:06 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.