Today’s Hindu Calendar – October 12, 2013 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on October 12, 2013 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the light phase of moon till 3:59 PM on October 12. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the light phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Purva Shada or Pooradam Nakshatra till 9:17 AM. Then onward it is Uttara Shada or Uthiradam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Dhanu Rashi till 2:53 PM. Then onward it is Makar Rasi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Navratri eighth day. Durga Puja Ashtami. Durga Ashtami. Mahashtami.

Kali Yuga Year – 5115

Vikram Samvant 2070 – Ashwin Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing 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 – Ashwin Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Ashwin month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra and Goa.

Vikram Samvant 2069 – Ashwin Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Ashwin month in Gujarat.

26th day of Puratassi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vijaya Year)
26th day of Kanni Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1189)
25th day of Aashin Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1420)

Bad Period on October 12, 2013
Rahukalam – 9:14 AM to 10:46 AM
Yamagandam – 1:39 PM to 3:08 PM
Gulikai – 6:22 AM to 7:49 AM
Durmuhurtham – 6:23 AM to 7:57 AM
Varjyam – 3:17 PM to 4:49 PM

Good Time on October 12, 2013
Abhijita Muhurta – 11:46 AM to 12:39 PM
Amirta Kalam – 3:14 AM to 4:49 AM

Yog – Atiganda (Good Yog) till 5:22 AM. Then onward it is Sukarman (Good Yog).

Karana – Vishti or Badra (Bad) till 4:33 AM. Then onward it is Bava (Good) till 3:27 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.