Today’s Hindu Calendar – April 6, 2013 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on April 6, 2013 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu Calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Krishna Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waning phase of moon till 5:02 PM. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the 12th day during the waning phase of moon.

Nakshatra – Dhanishta or Avittam or Sravishta Nakshatra till 8:27 PM.  Then onward it is Shatabhisha or Sadayam or Chathayam Nakshatra.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Makar Rashi till 8:53 AM. Then onward it is Kumbha Rasi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Ekadasi Fasting. Papamochini Ekadasi.

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

Chaitra Krishna Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the 11th 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.

24th day of Panguni Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.
23rd day of Meena Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.
23rd day of Chaitra Month in Bengali Calendar followed in Bengal.

Bad Period on April 6, 2013
Rahukalam – 9:21 AM to 10:51 AM
Yamagandam – 2:05 PM to 3:34 PM
Gulikai – 6:11 AM to 7:49 AM
Durmuhurtham – 6:16 AM to 7:53 AM
Varjyam – 12:12 AM to 1:45 AM

Good Time on April 6, 2013
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:02 PM to 12:57 PM
Amirta Kalam – 9:33 AM to 11:13 AM


Yog - Sadhya (Good Yog - Amenable) till 9:30 AM. Then onward it is Shubha (Good Yog - Auspicious)

Karana –  Bava (Good) till 5:00 AM. Then onward it is Balava (Good) till 4:22 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.