Today’s Hindu Calendar – January 21, 2014 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on January 21, 2014 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waning phase of moon till 5:31 PM on January 21. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Uttaraphalguni or Uthiram Nakshatra till 10:57 PM. Then onward it is Hasta or Atham Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Simha Rasi till 3:56 AM. Then onward it is Kanya Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – 

Kali Yuga Year – 5115

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

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

8th day of Thai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vijaya Year)
8th day of Makara Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1189)
7th day of Magh Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1420)

Bad Period on January 21, 2014
Rahukalam – 3:21 PM to 4:41 PM
Yamagandam – 9:52 AM to 11:15 AM
Gulikai – 12:36 PM to 1:59 PM
Durmuhurtham – 9:21 AM to 10:06 AM
Durmuhurtham – 11:19 PM to 12:13 AM on January 22
Varjyam – 7:50 AM to 9:36 AM

Good Time on January 21, 2014
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:11 PM to 1:04 PM
Amirta Kalam – 6:12 PM to 8:04 PM

Yog – Shobhana (Good Yog) till 6:16 AM. Then onward it is Atiganda (Bad Yog).

Karana – Kaulava (Good) till 8:24 AM. Then onward it is Taitila (Good) till 9:12 PM. Then onward it is Garaja (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.