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



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on March 31, 2014 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day till 12:17 AM on March 31. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing phase of moon till 11:00 PM. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Uttara Bhadra or Uthrittathi Nakshatra till 1:42 AM. Then onward it is Revathi Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Meena Rasi

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Chaitra Shukladi – Vikram Samvat 2071 begins in North India calendar.
Ugadi – New Year – in Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka.
Gudi Padwa – New Year in Maharashtra.
Sansar Padwa in Goa.
Chaitra – Ram Navratri Begins.

Kali Yuga Year – 5116

Vikram Samvant 2071 – Chaitra Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing 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.

Jayanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1936 – Chaitra Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing phase of moon in Chaitra month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra and Goa.

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

16th day of Panguni Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vijaya Year)
16th day of Meena Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1189)
15th day of Chaitra Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1420)

Bad Period on March 31, 2014
Rahukalam – 7:52 AM to 9:28 AM
Yamagandam – 10:58 AM to 12:30 PM
Gulikai – 2:01 PM to 3:33 PM
Durmuhurtham – 12:55 PM to 1:44 PM
Durmuhurtham – 3:23 PM to 4:12 PM
Varjyam – 12:57 PM to 2:30 PM

Good Time on March 31, 2014
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:03 PM to 12:58 PM
Amirta Kalam – 10:04 PM to 11:43 PM

Yog – Brahma (Good Yog) till 2:35 AM. Then onward it is Aindra (Good Yog).

Karana – Nagava (Bad) till 12:15 AM. Then onward it is Kimstughna (Bad) till 11:16 AM. Then onward it is Bava (Good) till 10:25 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.