Today’s Hindu Calendar – May 1, 2013 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on May 1, 2013 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon till 11:51 AM. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon.

Note – In calendars followed in Gujarat and Maharashtra it is Krishna Paksha Sashti and Saptami Tithi or sixth and seventh day of the waning phase of moon.

Nakshatra – Purvashada or Pooradam Nakshatra till 8:07 AM. Then onward it is Uttarashada or Uthiradam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Dhanu Rasi till 1:45 PM. Then onward it is Makar Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year - 5115

Vikram Samvat 2070 - Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon in Vaishakh 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 Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month in calendars followed in Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh.

Vijayanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1935 - Chaitra Krishna Paksha Sashti and Saptami Tithi or the sixth and seventh day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month in calendars followed in Maharashtra and Goa.

Vikram Samvat 2069 - Chaitra Krishna Paksha Sashti and Saptami Tithi or the sixth and seventh day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month in calendars followed in Gujarat.

18th day of Chithirai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vijaya Year).
18th day of Meda Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1188).
17th day of Baishakh Month in Bengali Calendar followed in Bengal(Bengali Year 1420).

Bad Period on May 1, 2013
Rahukalam – 12:21 PM to 2:04 PM
Yamagandam – 7:31 AM to 9:08 AM
Gulikai – 10:44 AM to 12:26 PM
Durmuhurtham – 11:56 AM to 12:52 PM
Varjyam – 11:38 AM to 1:11 PM

Good Time on May 1, 2013
Abhijita Muhurta – not present
Amirta Kalam – 11:42 PM on April 30 to 1:15 AM on May 1
Amirta Kalam – 8:38 PM to 10:15 PM

Yog – Sadhya (Good) till 7:56 PM. Then onward it is Shubha (Good Yoga)

Karan – Vanija (Good) till 7:47 AM. Then onward it is Vishti or Bhadra (Bad) till 6:40 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.