Today’s Hindu Calendar – January 21, 2017 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Saturday, January 21, 2017 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon till 7:35 PM on January 21. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is January 21, 2017 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is a good and auspicious date till 8:00 AM.
           
Nakshatra – Swathi or Chothi Nakshatra till 8:48 AM on January 21. Then onward it is Vishaka or Vishakam Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Swathi or Chothi Nakshatra till 8:03 AM on January 21. Then onward it is Vishaka or Vishakam Nakshatra.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Tula Rashi.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Tula Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

Vikram Samvant 2073 – Magh Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon in Magh month in North India - Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Orissa and Jammu and Kashmir.

Durmukhi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Paush Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon in Paush month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Durmukhi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Paush Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon in Paush month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Paush Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon in Paush month till 7:27 PM on January 21. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waning phase of moon in Paush month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2073 - Paush Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon in Paush month in Gujarat. (It is Paush Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon in Paush month till 7:27 PM on January 21. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waning phase of moon in Paush month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India. This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

8th day of Thai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
8th day of Makara Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1192)
7th day of Magh Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on January 21, 2017
Rahukalam – 9:54 AM to 11:16 AM
Yamagandam – 2:00 PM to 3:22 PM
Gulikai – 7:11 AM to 8:32 AM
Durmuhurtham – 7:11 AM to 8:38 AM
Varjyam – 2:21 PM to 4:09 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on January 21, 2017
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:16 PM to 1:00 PM
Amirta Kalam – not present
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – sunrise to 9:09 AM on Jan 21
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Shoola (bad) till 1:23 PM on January 21. Then onward it is Ganda (bad).

Karana – Taitila (good) till 6:10 AM. Then onward it is Garaja (good) till 7:26 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.