Today’s Hindu Calendar – January 17, 2014 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on January 17, 2014 (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 Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning phase of moon till 11:26 AM on January 17. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Pushya or Poosam or Pooyam Nakshatra till 3:10 PM. Then onward it is Aslesha or Ayiliyam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Karka Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Thaipusam

Kali Yuga Year – 5115

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

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

4th day of Thai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vijaya Year)
4th day of Makara Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1189)
3rd day of Magh Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1420)

Bad Period on January 17, 2014
Rahukalam – 11:14 AM to 12:37 PM
Yamagandam – 3:18 PM to 4:42 PM
Gulikai – 8:30 AM to 9:52 AM
Durmuhurtham – 9:18 AM to 10:05 AM
Durmuhurtham – 12:57 PM to 1:43 PM
Varjyam – not present

Good Time on January 17, 2014
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:10 PM to 1:02 PM
Amirta Kalam – 8:53 AM to 10:48 AM

Yog – Vishkambha (Bad Yog) till 4:02 AM. Then onward it is Priti (Good Yog).

Karana – Kaulava (Good) till 12:53 AM. 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.