Today’s Hindu Calendar – July 5, 2014 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Saturday, July 6, 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 Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon till 12:14 AM on July 5. 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 – Hasta or Atham or Hastam Nakshatra till 9:29 PM. Then onward it is Chitra or Chithira or Chithirai Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Kanya Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – 

Kali Yuga Year – 5116

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

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

21st day of Aani Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Jaya Year)
21st day of Mithuna Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1189)
20th day of Ashada Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1421)

Bad Period on July 5, 2014
Rahukalam – 9:08 AM to 10:49 AM
Yamagandam – 2:11 PM to 3:51 PM
Gulikai – 5:46 AM to 7:29 AM
Durmuhurtham – 5:46 AM to 7:36 AM
Varjyam – 8:19 AM to 10:03 AM

Good Time on July 5, 2014
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:05 PM to 12:57 PM
Amirta Kalam – 6:38 PM to 8:28 PM

Yog – Variyan (Bad Yog) till 1:46 AM. Then onward it is Parigha (Bad Yog)

Karana – Vanija (Good) till 4:49 AM. Then onward it is Vishti or Bhadra (Bad) till 5:29 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.