Today’s Hindu Calendar – May 12, 2013 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival


Tithi in Hindu Calendar on May 12, 2013 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waxing phase of moon 8:04 AM. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Rohini Nakshatra till 12:00 PM. Then onward it is Mrigasira or Makayiram Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Vrishabha Rasi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Parashuram Jayanti in some regions.

Kali Yuga Year – 5115

Vikram Samvant 2070 - Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waxing 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 - Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waxing phase of moon in Vaishakh month in calendars followed in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra and Goa.

Vikram Samvant 2069 - Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waxing phase of moon in Vaishakh month in calendars followed in Gujarat.

29th day of Chithirai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vijaya Year)
29th day of Meda Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1188)
28th day of Baishakh Month Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1420)

Bad Period on May 12, 2013
Rahukalam – 5:19 PM to 6:56 PM
Yamagandam – 12:20 PM to 2:02 PM
Gulikai – 3:41 PM to 5:18 PM
Durmuhurtham – 5:12 PM to 6:01 PM
Varjyam – 4:51 AM to 6:41 AM
Varjyam – 8:06 PM to 9:55 PM

Good Time on May 12, 2013
Abhijita Muhurta – 11:58 AM to 12:49 PM
Amirta Kalam – 10:11 AM to 12:08 PM

Yog – Atiganda (Bad – Difficulties, problems and bad temperament) till 11:51 AM. Then onward it is Sukarma (Good – Virtuous).

Karana – Kaulava (Good) till 10:18 AM. Then onward it is Taitila (Good) till 11:32 PM. Then onward it is Garaja (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.