Today’s Hindu Calendar – December 28, 2013 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on December 28, 2013 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is is Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waning phase of moon till 1:36 AM on December 28. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waning phase of moon.

Nakshatra – Swathi or Chothi Nakshatra till 3:54 PM. Then onward it is Vishaka or Vishakam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Tula Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Ekadasi Fasting – Safala Ekadasi Vrat. (This Ekadasi fasting will observed tomorrow in Maharashtra and Gujarat)

Kali Yuga Year – 5115

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

Vikram Samvant 2070 – Margashirsh Krishna Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waning phase of moon in Margashirsh month in Gujarat.

13th day of Margazhi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vijaya Year)
13th day of Dhanu Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1189)
12th day of Paush Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1420)

Bad Period on December 28, 2013
Rahukalam – 9:46 AM to 11:08 AM
Yamagandam – 1:47 PM to 3:08 PM
Gulikai – 7:06 AM to 8:26 AM
Durmuhurtham – 7:04 AM to 8:33 AM
Varjyam – 2:10 AM to 3:47 AM

Good Time on December 28, 2013
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:03 PM to 12:51 PM
Amirta Kalam – 11:31 AM to 1:11 PM

Yog – Sukarman (Good Yog) till 8:43 PM. Then onward it is Dhriti (Good Yog).

Karana – Vishti or Bhadra (Bad) till 6:55 AM. Then onward it is Bava (Good) till 6:14 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.