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



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on October 5, 2013 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day till 5:58 AM on October 5. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the light phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Hasta or Atham or Hastam Nakshatra till 4:55 PM. Then onward it is Chitra or Chithirai or Chithira Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Kanya Rasi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Navratri Begins. Ghatasthapana

Kali Yuga Year – 5115

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

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

19th day of Puratassi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vijaya Year)
19th day of Kanni Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1189)
18th day of Aashin Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1420)

Bad Period on October 5, 2013
Rahukalam – 9:16 AM to 10:45 AM
Yamagandam – 1:41 PM to 3:12 PM
Gulikai – 6:18 AM to 7:48 AM
Durmuhurtham – 6:19 AM to 7:55 AM
Varjyam – 12:13 AM to 1:48 AM
Varjyam – 11:37 PM to 1:12 AM on Oct 6

Good Time on October 5, 2013
Abhijita Muhurta – 11:49 AM to 12:41 PM
Amirta Kalam – 9:46 AM to 11:26 AM

Yog – Brahma (Good Yog) till 1:58 AM. Then onward it is Aindra (Good Yog).

Karana – Nagava (Bad) till 6:05 AM. Then onward it is Kimstughna (Bad) till 5:38 PM. Then onward it is Bava (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.