Today’s Hindu Calendar – May 2, 2013 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on May 2, 2013 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon till 9:37 AM. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon.

Note – In calendars followed in Gujarat and Maharashtra it is Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or eighth day of the waning phase of moon.

Nakshatra – Uttarashada or Uthiradam Nakshatra till 6:38 AM. Then onward it is Shravan or Thiruonam or Sravanam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Makar Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year - 5115

Vikram Samvant 2070 - Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh 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 Saptami Tithi or the seventh 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 Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month in calendars followed in Maharashtra and Goa.

Vikram Samvant 2069 - Chaitra Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month in calendars followed in Gujarat.

Vijaya – 19th day of Chithirai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.
Kolla Varsham 1188 – 19th day of Meda Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.
Bengali Year 1420 – 18th day of Baishakh Month in Bengali Calendar followed in Bengal.

Bad Period on May 2, 2013
Rahukalam – 2:01 PM to 3:39 PM
Yamagandam – 5:54 AM to 7:31 AM
Gulikai – 9:09 AM to 10:46 AM
Durmuhurtham – 10:14 AM to 11:05 AM
Durmuhurtham – 3:25 PM to 4:17 PM
Varjyam – 6:32 AM to 8:04 AM

Good Time on May 2, 2013
Abhijita Muhurta – 11:58 AM to 12:49 PM
Amirta Kalam – 3:41 PM to 5:19 PM

Yog – Shubha (good – auspicious) till 5:19 PM. Then onward it is Shukla (good – bright white).

Karana – Bava (good) till 5:39 AM. Then onward it is Balava (good) till 4:44 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.