Today’s Hindu Calendar – April 7, 2014 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on April 7, 2014 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon till 1:12 AM on April 7. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Ardra or Arudhara or Thiruvathira Nakshatra till 7:30 AM. Then onward it is Punarvasu or Punirtham or Pooyam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Mithuna Rashi

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Chaitra Durga Ashtami. Ashokashtami

Kali Yuga Year – 5116

Vikram Samvant 2071 – Chaitra Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth 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 Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Chaitra month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra and Goa.

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

23rd day of Panguni Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vijaya Year)
23rd day of Meena Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1189)
22nd day of Chaitra Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1420)

Bad Period on April 7, 2014
Rahukalam – 7:49 AM to 9:22 AM
Yamagandam – 10:56 AM to 12:29 PM
Gulikai – 2:01 PM to 3:34 PM
Durmuhurtham – 12:52 PM to 1:44 PM
Durmuhurtham – 3:22 PM to 4:14 PM
Varjyam – 8:35 PM to 10:24 PM

Good Time on April 7, 2014
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:01 PM to 12:57 PM
Amirta Kalam – not present

Yog – Atiganda (Bad Yog) till 8:00 PM. Then onward it is Sukarman (Good Yog).

Karana – Vanija (Good) till 12:59 AM. Then onward it is Vishti or Bhadra (Bad) till 2:01 PM. Then onward it is Bava (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.