Today’s Hindu Calendar – August 15, 2014 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Friday, August 15, 2014 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waning phase of moon till 1:13 PM on August 15. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Revati Nakshatra till 5:13 PM on August 15. Then onward it is Ashwini or Ashwathy Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Meena Rashi till 5:13 PM. Then onward it is Mesha Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Goga Panchami

Kali Yuga Year – 5116

Vikram Samvant 2071 – Bhadrapad Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waning phase of moon in Bhadrapad 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 – Shravan Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Maharashtra and Goa

Vikram Samvant 2070 – Shravan Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month in Gujarat.

30th day of Aadi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Jaya Year)
30th day of Karkidaka Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1189)
29th day of Shravan Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1421)

Bad Period on August 15, 2014
Rahukalam – 10:54 AM to 12:31 AM
Yamagandam – 3:44 PM to 5:21 PM
Gulikai – 7:41 AM to 9:18 AM
Durmuhurtham – 8:39 AM to 9:31 AM
Durmuhurtham – 12:57 PM to 1:48 PM
Varjyam – 11:42 PM on August 14  to 1:13 AM on August 15

Good Time on August 15, 2014
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:07 PM to 12:55 PM
Amirta Kalam – 8:48 AM to 10:20 AM

Yog – Shoola (Bad Yog) till 1:53 PM. Then onward it is Ganda (Bad Yog).

Karana – Taitila (Good) till 7:52 AM. Then onward it is Garaja (Good) till 7:07 PM. Then onward it is Vanija (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.