Today’s Hindu Calendar – May 3, 2013 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on May 3, 2013 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon till 7:35 AM. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon.

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

Note - In calendars followed in Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka it is Krishna Paksha Ashtami and Navami Tithi or eight and ninth day of the waning phase of moon.

Nakshatra – Shravan or Thiruonam or Sravanam Nakshatra till 5:22 AM. Then onward it is Dhanishta or Sravishta or Avittam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Makar Rashi till 4:53 PM. Then onward it is Kumbha Rasi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year - 5115

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

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

20th day of Chithirai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vijaya)
20th day of Meda Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1188)
19th day of Baishakh Month in Bengali Calendar followed in Bengal. (Bengali Year 1420)

Bad Period on May 3, 2013
Rahukalam – 10:47 AM to 12:22 PM
Yamagandam – 3:37 PM to 5:16 PM
Gulikai – 7:31 AM to 9:08 AM
Durmuhurtham – 8:29 AM to 9:21 AM
Durmuhurtham – 12:49 PM to 1:41 PM
Varjyam – 5:36 AM to 7:10 AM

Good Time on May 3, 2013
Abhijita Muhurta – 11:59 AM to 12:50 PM
Amirta Kalam – 3:00 PM to 4:37 PM

Yog – Shukla (good – bright white) till 3:01 PM. Then onward it is Brahma (good – Godly).

Karana – Kaulava (good) till 3:56 AM. Then onward it is Taitila (good) till 3:17 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.