Today’s Hindu Calendar – January 12, 2014 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on January 12, 2014 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is is Shukla Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waxing phase of moon till 2:31 AM on January 12. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Krittika or Kartika or Karthigai Nakshatra till 3:47 AM. Then onward it is Rohini Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Vrishabha Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Birthday of Swami Vivekananda as per Gregorian Calendar.

Kali Yuga Year – 5115

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

Vikram Samvant 2070 – Paush Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing phase of moon in Paush month in Gujarat.

28th day of Margazhi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vijaya Year)
28th day of Dhanu Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1189)
27th day of Paush Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1420)

Bad Period on January 12, 2014
Rahukalam – 4:38 PM to 6:00 PM
Yamagandam – 12:33 PM to 1:57 PM
Gulikai – 3:16 PM to 4:38 PM
Durmuhurtham – 4:31 PM to 5:17 PM
Varjyam – 7:40 PM to 9:28 PM

Good Time on January 12, 2014
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:09 PM to 1:00 PM
Amirta Kalam – 11:16 PM on January 11 to 1:07 AM on Jan 12

Yog – Shubha ( (Good Yog) till 12:28 AM. Then onward it is Shukla (Good Yog).

Karana – Vishti or Bhadra (Bad) till 12:53 AM. Then onward it is Bava (Good) till 1:54 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.