Today’s Hindu Calendar – January 6, 2014 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on January 6, 2014 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is is Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon till 5:53 AM on January 6. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Shatabhisha or Sadayam or Chathayam Nakshatra till 3:41 AM. Then onward it is Purvabhadra or Pooruruttathi Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Kumbha Rasi till 8:57 PM. Then onward it is Meena Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – 

Kali Yuga Year – 5115

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

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

22nd day of Margazhi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vijaya Year)
22nd day of Dhanu Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1189)
21st day of Paush Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1420)

Bad Period on January 6, 2014
Rahukalam – 8:31 AM to 9:27 AM
Yamagandam – 11:10 AM to 12:31 PM
Gulikai – 1:51 PM to 3:10 PM
Durmuhurtham – 12:51 PM to 1:38 PM
Durmuhurtham – 3:01 PM to 3:47 PM
Varjyam – 3:51 AM to 5:28 AM

Good Time on January 6, 2014
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:08 PM to 12:56 PM
Amirta Kalam – 12:59 PM to 2:37 PM

Yog – Vyatipata (Bad Yog) till 6:28 AM. Then onward it is Variyan (Bad Yog).

Karana – Kaulava (Good) till 11:01 AM. Then onward it is Taitila (Good) till 10:16 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.