Today’s Hindu Calendar – December 17, 2013 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on December 17, 2013 (Today) – Purnima Tithi or the full moon day in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is is Purnima Tithi or the full moon day till 1:26 PM on December 17. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning phase of moon.

Nakshatra – Mrigasira or Makayiram Nakshatra the whole day and till 12:07 AM on December 18.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Vrishabha Rashi 11:02 AM. Then onward it is Mithuna Rasi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Full moon day.

Kali Yuga Year – 5115

Vikram Samvant 2070 – Margashirsh Purnima Tithi or the full moon day 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 – Margashirsh Purnima Tithi or the full moon day in  Margashirsh month in in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra and Goa.

Vikram Samvant 2070 – Margashirsh Purnima Tithi or the full moon day in  Margashirsh month in Gujarat.

2nd day of Margazhi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vijaya Year)
2nd day of Dhanu Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1189)
1st day of Paush Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1420)

Bad Period on December 17, 2013
Rahukalam – 3:00 PM to 4:25 PM
Yamagandam – 9:41 AM to 11:04 AM
Gulikai – 12:24 PM to 1:45 PM
Durmuhurtham – 9:08 AM to 9:54 AM
Durmuhurtham – 11:01 PM to 11:59 PM
Varjyam – 4:45 AM to 6:31 AM

Good Time on December 17, 2013
Abhijita Muhurta – 11:58 AM to 12:46 PM
Amirta Kalam – 3:23 PM to 5:18 PM

Yog – Shubha (Good Yog) till 9:34 PM. Then onward it is Shukla (Good Yog).

Karana – Vishti or Bhadra (Bad) till 1:52 AM. Then onward it is Bava (Good) till 2:57 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.