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Today’s Hindu Calendar – January 6, 2017 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Friday, January 6, 2017 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Ashtami and Navami Tithi or the eighth and ninth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon till 9:00 AM on January 6. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing phase of moon till 6:03 PM on January 7. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is January 6, 2017 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is a good and auspicious date.
           
Nakshatra – Revathi Nakshatra till 1:09 PM on January 6. Then onward it is Ashwini or Ashwathy Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Revathi Nakshatra till 3:45 PM on January 6. Then onward it is Ashwini or Ashwathy Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Meena Rashi till 1:09 PM on January 6. Then onward it is Mesha Rashi.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Meena Rashi 1:09 PM on January 6. Then onward it is Mesha Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Monthly Durga Ashtami. Banadaashtami. Shakambari Devi Navratri Begins

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

Vikram Samvant 2073 – Paush Shukla Paksha Ashtami and Navami Tithi or the eighth and ninth day during the waxing phase of moon in Paush 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 Shukla Paksha Ashtami and Navami Tithi or the eighth and ninth day during the waxing phase of moon in Paush month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Durmukhi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Paush Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Paush month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Paush Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Paush month till 12:25 PM on January 6. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing phase of moon in Paush month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2073 - Paush Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Paush month in Gujarat. (It is Paush Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Paush month till 12:25 PM on January 6. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing phase of moon in Paush month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

22nd day of Margazhi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
22nd day of Dhanu Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1192)
21st day of Poush Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on January 6, 2017
Rahukalam – 11:12 AM to 12:33 PM
Yamagandam – 3:14 PM to 4:34 PM
Gulikai – 8:31 AM to 9:52 AM
Durmuhurtham – 9:19 AM to 10:02 AM
Durmuhurtham – 12:54 PM to 1:37 PM
Varjyam – 4:15 AM to 5:47 AM

Panchak (bad) – till 3:44 PM

Good Time on January 6, 2017
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:11 PM to 12:54 PM
Amirta Kalam – 1:27 PM to 2:59 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – 2:05 PM on Jan 5 to before sunrise on Jan 6
Amrita Siddhi Yog – sunrise to 12:51 PM
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Parigha (bad) till 1:34 AM on January 6. Then onward it is Shiva (good) till 10:52 PM on Jan 6. Then onward it is Siddha (good).

Karana – Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 1:17 AM. Then onward it is Bava (good) till 12:25 PM. Then onward it is Balava (good) till 11:27 PM. Then onward it is Kaulava (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.

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