Today’s Hindu Calendar – March 13, 2014 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on March 13, 2014 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is is Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing phase of moon till 5:31 PM on March 13. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the light phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Pushya or Pooyam Nakshatra till 5:30 AM. Then onward it is Aslesha or Ayiliyam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Karka Rashi

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Pradosh Vrat in most regions but not in Maharashtra and Gujarat.

Kali Yuga Year – 5115

Vikram Samvant 2070 – Phalgun Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing phase of moon in Falgun 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 – Phalgun Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing phase of moon in Phalgun Month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra and Goa.

Vikram Samvant 2070 – Phalgun Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing phase of moon in Phalgun Month in Phalgun Month in Gujarat.

29th day of Massi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vijaya Year)
29th day of Kumbha Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1189)
28th day of Phalgun Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1420)

Bad Period on March 13, 2014
Rahukalam – 2:02 PM to 3:34 PM
Yamagandam – 6:36 PM to 8:07 PM
Gulikai – 9:36 AM to 11:04 AM
Durmuhurtham – 10:36 AM to 11:23 AM
Durmuhurtham – 3:22 PM to 4:08 PM
Varjyam – 7:29 PM to 9:19 PM

Good Time on March 13, 2014
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:09 PM to 1:03 PM
Amirta Kalam – not present

Yog – Atiganda (Bad Yog) till 2:39 PM. Then onward it is Sukarman (Good Yog).

Karana – Bava (Good) till 4:24 AM. Then onward it is Balava (Good) till 5:34 PM. Then onward it is Kaulava (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.