Today’s Hindu Calendar – March 18, 2014 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on March 18, 2014 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is is Krishna Pakha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waxing phase of moon till 11:27 PM on March 18. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Hasta or Atham Nakshatra till 2:55 PM. Then onward it is Chitra or Chithirai or Chithira Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Kanya Rashi

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Chitragupta Puja in certain regions. Bhai Dooj. Tukaram Beej

Kali Yuga Year – 5115

Vikram Samvant 2070 – Chaitra Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra 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 Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon in Phalgun Month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra and Goa.

Vikram Samvant 2070 – Phalgun Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon in Phalgun Month in Gujarat.

4th day of Panguni Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vijaya Year)
4th day of Meena Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1189)
3rd day of Chaitra Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1420)

Bad Period on March 18, 2014
Rahukalam – 3:32 PM to 5:02 PM
Yamagandam – 9:32 AM to 11:02 AM
Gulikai – 12:32 PM to 2:02 PM
Durmuhurtham – 8:57 AM to 9:45 AM
Durmuhurtham – 11:21 PM to 12:11 AM on March 19
Varjyam – 10:49 PM on March 17 to 12:32 AM
Varjyam – 11:28 PM to 1:10 AM on March 19

Good Time on March 18, 2014
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:07 PM to 1:01 PM
Amirta Kalam – 8:51 AM to 10:39 AM

Yog – Vriddhi (Good Yog) till 2:41 PM. Then onward it is Dhruva (Good Yog).

Karana – Taitila (Good) till 11:49 AM. 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.