Today’s Hindu Calendar – January 31, 2014 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on January 31, 2014 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or first day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day till 3:43 AM on January 31. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Shravan or Thiruonam or Sravana Nakshatra till 2:46 PM. Then onward it is Dhanishta or Avittam or Sravishta Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Makar Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Magh Navratri begins

Kali Yuga Year – 5115

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

Vikram Samvant 2070 – Magh Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing phase of moon in Magha month in Gujarat.

18th day of Thai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vijaya Year)
18th day of Makara Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1189)
17th day of Magh Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1420)

Bad Period on January 31, 2014
Rahukalam – 11:15 AM to 12:40 PM
Yamagandam – 3:25 PM to 4:48 PM
Gulikai – 8:31 AM to 9:54 AM
Durmuhurtham – 9:21 AM to 10:05 AM
Durmuhurtham – 1:02 PM to 1:48 PM
Varjyam – 4:47 PM to 6:12 PM

Good Time on January 31, 2014
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:14 PM to 1:06 PM
Amirta Kalam – 4:10 AM to 5:39 AM

Yog – Siddhi (Good Yog) till 2:33 AM. Then onward it is Vyatipada (Bad Yog) till 10:13 PM. Then onward it is Variyan (Bad)

Karana – Nagava (Bad) till 3:08 AM. Then onward it is Kimstugna (Bad) till 1:13 PM. Then onward it is Bava (Good) till 11:21 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.