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



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on September 23, 2013 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the dark phase of moon till 3:25 PM on September 23. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Bharani Nakshatra till 8:42 PM. Then onward it is Krittika or Karthigai or Kartika Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Mesha Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Pitru Paksha Shradh period – Chaturthi Shradh.

Kali Yuga Year – 5115

Vikram Samvant 2070 – Ashwin Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the dark phase of moon in Ashwin month 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 – Bhadrapad Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the dark phase of moon in Bhadrapad month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra and Goa.

Vikram Samvant 2069 – Bhadrapad Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the dark phase of moon in calendars followed in Gujarat.

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

Bad Period on September 23, 2013
Rahukalam – 7:46 AM to 9:17 AM
Yamagandam – 10:47 AM to 12:19 PM
Gulikai – 1:48 PM to 3:21 PM
Durmuhurtham – 12:42 PM to 1:31 PM
Durmuhurtham – 3:06 PM to 3:57 PM

Varjyam – 3:51 AM to 5:33 AM

Good Time on September 23, 2013
Abhijita Muhurta – 11:53 AM to 12:45 PM
Amirta Kalam – 1:55 PM to 3:43 PM

Yog – Vyaghata (Bad Yog) till 1:26 AM. Then onward it is Harshana (Good Yog).

Karana – Bava (Good) till 2:28 AM. Then onward it is Balava (Good) till 2:50 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.