Today’s Hindu Calendar – November 18, 2013 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on November 18, 2013 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is is Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the dark phase of moon till 8:25 PM on November 18. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the light phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Krittika or Kartika Nakshatra till 12:46 PM. Then onward it is Rohini Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Vrishabha Rasi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – 

Kali Yuga Year – 5115

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

Vikram Samvant 2070 – Kartik Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning phase of moon in Kartik month in Gujarat.

2nd day of Kartika Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vijaya Year)
3rd day of Vrischika Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1189)
2nd day of Agrahan Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1420)

Bad Period on November 18, 2013
Rahukalam – 8:02 AM to 9:29 AM
Yamagandam – 10:47 AM to 12:13 PM
Gulikai – 1:32 PM to 2:59 PM
Durmuhurtham – 12:31 PM to 1:19 PM
Durmuhurtham – 2:43 PM to 3:31 PM
Varjyam – 12:32 AM to 2:19 AM

Good Time on November 18, 2013
Abhijita Muhurta – 11:45 AM to 12:36 PM
Amirta Kalam – 10:52 AM to 12:42 PM

Yog – Parigha (Bad Yog) till 3:45 PM. Then onward it is Shiva (Good Yog)

Karana – Balava (Good) till 9:27 AM. Then onward it is Kaulava (Good) till 10:14 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.