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

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on October 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 7:19 AM on October 23. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the dark phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Rohini Nakshatra till 7:31 AM. Then onward it is Mrigasira or Makayiram Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Vrishaba Rasi till 8:39 PM. Then onward it is Mithuna Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – 

Kali Yuga Year – 5115

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

Vikram Samvant 2069 – Ashwin Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waning phase of moon in Ashwin month in Gujarat.

6th day of Aippasi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vijaya Year)
7th day of Thula Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1189)
5th day of Kartik Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1420)

Bad Period on October 23, 2013
Rahukalam – 12:11 PM to 1:37 PM
Yamagandam – 7:54 AM to 9:19 AM
Gulikai – 10:44 AM to 12:11 PM
Durmuhurtham – 11:47 AM to 12:33 PM
Varjyam – 11:06 PM on Oct 22 to 12:53 AM on October 23
Varjyam – 2:04 PM to 3:53 PM

Good Time on October 23, 2013
Abhijita Muhurta – not present
Amirta Kalam – 4:21 AM to 6:09 AM

Yog – Variyan (Good Yog) till 9:28 AM. Then onward it is Parigha (Good Yog).

Karana – Balava (Good) till 8:51 AM. Then onward it is Kaulava (Good) till 9:54 PM. Then onward it is Taitila (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.