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Hindu Calendar Today – March 18, 2017 – Tithi, Vrat, Good - Auspicious Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festivals



Tithi in Hindu Calendar, Today, on Saturday, March 18, 2017 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waning phase of moon till 1:30 AM on March 18. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon till 3:38 AM on March 19.  All time based on India Standard Time.

How is March 18, 2017 as per Hindu Panchang? – Good and auspicious time on entire day.
           
Nakshatra – Vishaka or Vishakam Nakshatra till 1:38 AM on March 18. Then onward it is Anuradha or Anusham or Anizham Nakshatram till 4:16 AM on March 19.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Vishaka or Vishakam Nakshatra till 3:19 AM on March 18. Then onward it is Anuradha or Anusham or Anizham Nakshatram till 6:14 AM on March 19.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Vrischika Rashi.

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

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Sant Eknath Sashti. Sheetala Sashti

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

Vikram Samvant 2073 – Chaitra Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra 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 – Phalgun Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon in Phalgun month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Durmukhi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Phalgun Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon in Phalgun month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waning phase of moon till 3:26 AM on March 18. Then onward it is Phalgun Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon in Phalgun month till 5:53 AM on March 19). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2073 - Phalgun Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon in Phalgun month in Gujarat. (It is Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waning phase of moon till 3:26 AM on March 18. Then onward it is Phalgun Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon in Phalgun month till 5:53 AM on March 19). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

5th day of Panguni Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
4th day of Meena Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1192)
4th day of Chaitra Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on March 18, 2017
Rahukalam – 9:34 AM to 11:05 AM
Yamagandam – 2:05 PM to 3:36 PM
Gulikai – 6:34 AM to 8:04 AM
Durmuhurtham – 6:34 AM to 8:10 AM
Varjyam – 7:48 AM to 9:36 AM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on March 18, 2017
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:11 PM to 12:59 PM
Amirta Kalam – 6:34 PM to 8:22 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Harshana (good) till 3:13 AM on March 18. Then onward it is Vajra (good).

Karana – Taitila (good) till 3:26 AM. Then onward it is Garaja (good) till 4:39 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.

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