Today’s Hindu Calendar – January 15, 2014 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on January 15, 2014 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is is Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waxing phase of moon till 7:07 AM on January 15. Then onward it is Purnima Tithi or the full moon day. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Ardra or Thiruvathira or Arudhara Nakshatra till 9:57 AM. Then onward it is Punarvasu or Punirtham Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Mithuna Rasi

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Sankranti in Andhra Pradesh. Mattu Pongal. Purnima Vrat.

Kali Yuga Year – 5115

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

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

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

Bad Period on January 15, 2014
Rahukalam – 12:34 PM to 1:58 PM
Yamagandam – 8:32 AM to 9:54 AM
Gulikai – 11:13 AM to 12:37 PM
Durmuhurtham – 11:14 PM to 12:10 AM on January 15
Durmuhurtham – 12:12 PM to 12:59 PM
Varjyam – 11:45 PM on Jan 15 to 1:33 AM on January 16

Good Time on January 15, 2014
Abhijita Muhurta – not present
Amirta Kalam – 10:59 PM to 12:55 AM on January 15.

Yog – Aindra (Good Yog) till 2:24 AM. Then onward it is Vaidhriti (Bad Yog).

Karana – Vanija (Good) till 7:50 AM. Then onward it is Vishti or Bhadra (Bad) till 9:06 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.