Today’s Hindu Calendar – April 8, 2013 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on April 8, 2013 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu Calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Krishna Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waning phase of moon till 2:46 PM. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the 14th day during the waning phase of moon.

Nakshatra – Purvabhadra or Pooruttathi Nakshatra till 7:44 PM.  Then onward it is Uttarabhadra or Uthrittathi Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Kumbha Rasi till 1:46 PM. Then onward it is Meena Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Shiv Chaturdasi Vrat.

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

Chaitra Krishna Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the 13th 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.

26th day of Panguni Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.
25th day of Meena Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.
25th day of Chaitra Month in Bengali Calendar followed in Bengal.

Bad Period on April 8, 2013
Rahukalam – 7:46 PM to 9:20 PM
Yamagandam – 10:53 AM to 12:27 PM
Gulikai – 2:01 PM to 3:36 PM
Durmuhurtham – 12:51 PM to 1:44 PM
Durmuhurtham – 3:22 PM to 4:16 PM
Varjyam – 1:58 AM to 3:35 AM

Good Time on April 8, 2013
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:02 PM to 12:55 PM
Amirta Kalam – 11:36 AM to 1:19 PM


Yog - Shukla (Good Yog - Bright White) till 5:51 AM. Then onward it is Brahma (Good Yog - Priest or Godly)

Karana –  Garaja (Good) till 3:04 AM. Then onward it is Vanija (Good) till 2:50 PM. Then onward it is Vishti or Bhadra (Bad).

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.