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



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on May 7, 2014 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon till 7:58 PM on May 7. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Aslesha or Ayiliyam Nakshatra till 10:27 PM. Then onward it is Magha or Makam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Karka Rashi till 10:27 PM. Then onward it is Simha Rasi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Birth anniversary of Rabindranath Tagore.

Kali Yuga Year – 5116

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

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

24th day of Chithirai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Jaya Year)
24th day of Meda Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1189)
23rd day of Baishakh Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1421)

Bad Period on May 7, 2014
Rahukalam – 12:22 PM to 2:02 PM
Yamagandam – 7:29 AM to 9:06 AM
Gulikai – 10:45 AM to 12:23 PM
Durmuhurtham – 11:57 AM to 12:48 PM
Varjyam – 11:25 AM to 1:12 PM

Good Time on May 7, 2014
Abhijita Muhurta – not present
Amirta Kalam – 10:07 PM to 11:59 PM

Yog – Ganda (Bad Yog) till 5:50 AM. Then onward it is Vriddhi (Good Yog).

Karana – Vishti or Bhadra (Bad) till 8:44 AM. Then onward it is Bava (Good) till 9:54 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.