Today’s Hindu Calendar – August 5, 2013 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on August 5, 2013 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon the whole day and till 12:55 AM on August 6. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Punarvasu or Punirtham Nakshatra till 5:53 PM. Then onward it is Pushya or Pooyam or Pusam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Mithuna Rashi till 11:12 AM. Then onward it is Karka Rasi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Shiv Chaturdasi Vrat

Kali Yuga Year – 5115

Vikram Samvant 2070 – Shravan Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan 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 – Ashada Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Ashada month in calendars followed in Ashada month in calendars followed in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra and Goa.

Vikram Samvant 2069 – Ashada Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi or fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Ashada month in calendars followed in Gujarat.

20th day of Aadi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vijaya Year)
20th day of Karkidaka Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1188)
19th day of Shravan Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1420)

Bad Period on August 5, 2013
Rahukalam – 7:38 AM to 9:17 AM
Yamagandam – 10:53 AM to 12:31 PM
Gulikai – 2:08 PM to 3:48 PM
Durmuhurtham – 12:58 PM to 1:50 PM
Durmuhurtham – 3:34 PM to 4:26 PM
Varjyam – 3:51 AM to 5:36 AM

Good Time on August 5, 2013
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:07 PM to 12:58 PM
Amirta Kalam – 2:31 PM to 4:23 PM

Yog – Vajra (Good Yog) till 12:35 PM. Then onward it is Siddhi (Good Yog)

Karana – Vishti or Bhadra (Bad) till 12:31 PM. Then onward it is Shakuni (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.