Today’s Hindu Calendar – April 5, 2013 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on April 5, 2013 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu Calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waning phase of moon till 6:43 PM. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waning phase of moon.

Nakshatra – Thiruonam or Sravana Nakshatra till 9:20 PM.  Then onward it is Dhanishta or Avittam or Sravishta Nakshatra.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Makar Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

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

Chaitra Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth 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.

23rd day of Panguni Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.
22nd day of Meena Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.
22nd day of Chaitra Month in Bengali Calendar followed in Bengal.

Bad Period on April 5, 2013
Rahukalam – 10:54 AM to 12:27 PM
Yamagandam – 3:33 PM to 5:07 PM
Gulikai – 7:47 AM to 9:24 AM
Durmuhurtham – 8:44 AM to 9:37 AM
Durmuhurtham – 12:55 PM to 1:47 PM
Varjyam – 1:02 AM to 3:32 AM

Good Time on April 5, 2013
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:03 PM to 12:56 PM
Amirta Kalam – 10:16 AM to 11:49 AM


Yog - Siddha (Good Yog - Accomplishment) till 11:43 AM. Then onward it is Sadhya (Good Yog - Amenable)

Karana –  Vanija (Good) till 6:27 AM. Then onward it is Vishti or Bhadra (Bad) till 5:40 PM. Then onward it is Bava (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.