Today’s Hindu Calendar – January 3, 2014 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on January 3, 2014 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is is Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waxing phase of moon till 12:14 PM on January 3. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Uttarashada or Uthiradam Nakshatra till 8:19 AM. Then onward it is Shravan or Sravana or Thiruonam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Makar Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – 

Kali Yuga Year – 5115

Vikram Samvant 2070 – Paush Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi  or the second 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 Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waxing phase of moon in  Paush month in Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh.

Vijayanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1935 – Paush Shukla Paksha Dwitiya and Tritiya Tithi  or the second and third day during the waxing phase of moon in  Paush month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra and Goa.

Vikram Samvant 2070 – Paush Shukla Paksha Dwitiya and Tritiya Tithi  or the second and third day during the waxing phase of moon in  Paush month in Gujarat.

19th day of Margazhi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vijaya Year)
19th day of Dhanu Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1189)
18th day of Paush Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1420)

Bad Period on January 3, 2014
Rahukalam – 11:10 AM to 12:30 PM
Yamagandam – 3:10 PM to 4:31 PM
Gulikai – 8:28 AM to 9:49 AM
Durmuhurtham – 9:17 AM to 10:00 AM
Durmuhurtham – 12:50 PM to 1:37 PM
Varjyam – 8:25 AM to 9:52 AM

Good Time on January 3, 2014
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:06 PM to 12:54 PM
Amirta Kalam – 11:18 PM to 12:47 AM on Jan 3
Amirta Kalam – 4:51 PM to 6:20 PM

Yog – Harshana (Good Yog) till 5:06 PM. Then onward it is Vajra (Good Yog).

Karana – Kaulava (Good) till 9:02 AM. Then onward it is Taitila (Good) till 7:14 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.