Today’s Hindu Calendar – August 23, 2013 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on August 23, 2013 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Tritiya Tithi or third day of the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon till 4:12 AM on August 23. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Purvabhadra or Pooruruttathi Nakshatra till 11:21 AM. Then onward it is Uttarabhadra or Uthrittathi Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Kumbha Rashi till 5:29 AM. Then onward it is Meena Rashi

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Kajari Teej          

Kali Yuga Year – 5115

Vikram Samvant 2070 – Bhadrapad Krishna Paksha Tritiya Tithi or third day of the waning phase of moon in Bhadrapad month in calendars followed in North India - Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Orissa and Jammu and Kashmir.

Vijayanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1935 – Shravan Krishna Tritiya Tithi or third day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month in calendars followed in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra and Goa.

Vikram Samvant 2069 – Shravan Krishna Tritiya Tithi or third day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month in calendars followed in Gujarat.

7th day of Aavani Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vijaya Year)
7th day of Chinga Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1189)
6th day of Bhadra Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1420)

Bad Period on August 23, 2013
Rahukalam – 10:52 AM to 12:27 AM
Yamagandam – 3:39 PM to 5:15 PM
Gulikai – 7:41 AM to 9:18 AM
Durmuhurtham – 8:36 AM to 9:31 AM
Durmuhurtham – 12:53 PM to 1:46 PM
Varjyam – 5:31 PM to 7:07 PM

Good Time on August 23, 2013
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:03 PM to 12:55 PM
Amirta Kalam – 12:35 AM to 2:10 AM

Yog – Dhriti (Good Yog) till 7:57 PM. Then onward it is Shoola (Bad Yog).

Karana – Garaja (Good) till 2:14 AM. Then onward it is Vanija (Good) till 1:21 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.