Today’s Hindu Calendar – August 31, 2013 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on August 31, 2013 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or tenth day of the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waning phase of moon till 8:52 AM on August 31. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Ardra or Arudhara or Thiruvathirai Nakshatra till 10:25 PM. Then onward it is Punarvasu or Punirtham Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Mithuna Rasi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – 

Kali Yuga Year – 5115

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

15th day of Aavani Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vijaya Year)
15th day of Chinga Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1189)
14th day of Bhadra Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1420)

Bad Period on August 31, 2013
Rahukalam – 9:18 AM to 10:52 AM
Yamagandam – 2:01 PM to 3:36 PM
Gulikai – 6:09 AM to 7:44 AM
Durmuhurtham – 6:09 AM to 7:51 AM
Varjyam – 3:55 AM to 5:45 AM

Good Time on August 31, 2013
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:01 PM to 12:54 PM
Amirta Kalam – 10:11 AM to 12:05 PM

Yog – Siddhi (Good Yog) till 7:35 PM. Then onward it is Vyatipata (Bad Yog).

Karana – Vishti or Bhadra (Bad) till 9:05 AM. Then onward it is Bava (Good) till 10:17 PM. Then onward it is Balava (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.