Today’s Hindu Calendar – August 24, 2013 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on August 24, 2013 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or fourth day of the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Krishna Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waning phase of moon till 3:08 AM on August 24. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Uttarabhadra or Uthrittathi Nakshatra till 11:08 AM. Then onward it is Revathi Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Meena Rashi

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Sankashti Ganesh Chaturthi Fasting  

Kali Yuga Year – 5115

Vikram Samvant 2070 – Bhadrapad Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or fourth 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 Chaturthi Tithi or fourth 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 Chaturthi Tithi or fourth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month in calendars followed in Gujarat.

8th day of Aavani Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vijaya Year)
8th day of Chinga Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1189)
7th day of Bhadra Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1420)

Bad Period on August 24, 2013
Rahukalam – 9:17 AM to 10:54 AM
Yamagandam – 2:03 PM to 3:38 PM
Gulikai – 6:06 AM to 7:43 AM
Durmuhurtham – 6:07 PM to 7:50 PM
Varjyam – 7:34 PM to 9:14 PM

Good Time on August 24, 2013
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:02 PM to 12:54 PM
Amirta Kalam – 2:50 AM to 4:27 AM

Yog – Shoola (Bad Yog) till 6:08 PM. Then onward it is Ganda (Bad Yog).

Karana – Vishti or Bhadra (Bad) till 12:38 AM. Then onward it is Bava (Good) till 12:08 PM. Then onward it is Balava (Good) till 11:49 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.