Hindu Calendar Today – March 20, 2017 – Tithi, Vrat, Good - Auspicious Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festivals

Tithi in Hindu Calendar, today, on Monday, March 20, 2017 – Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon till 5:41 AM on March 20. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon till 7:32 AM on March 21.  All time based on India Standard Time.

How is March 20, 2017 as per Hindu Panchang? – There is no auspicious and good time today.
           
Nakshatra – Jyeshta or Kettai or Triketta Nakshatra till 6:50 AM on March 20. Then onward it is Mool or Moolam Nakshatram till 9:12 AM on March 21.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Jyeshta or Kettai or Triketta Nakshatra till 9:09 AM on March 20. Then onward it is Mool or Moolam Nakshatram till 11:51 AM on March 21.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Vrischika Rashi till 6:50 AM. Then onward it is Dhanu Rashi.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Vrischika Rashi till 9:12 AM. Then onward it is Dhanu Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Sheetala Ashtami. Basoda Festival

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

Vikram Samvant 2073 – Chaitra Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth 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 Ashtami Tithi or the eighth 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 Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon in Phalgun month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon till 8:19 AM on March 20. Then onward it is Phalgun Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon in Phalgun month till 10:32 AM on March 21). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2073 - Phalgun Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon in Phalgun month in Gujarat. (It is Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon till 8:19 AM on March 20. Then onward it is Phalgun Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon in Phalgun month till 10:32 AM on March 21). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

7th day of Panguni Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
6th day of Meena Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1192)
6th day of Chaitra Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on March 20, 2017
Rahukalam – 8:03 AM to 9:33 AM
Yamagandam – 11:04 AM to 12:34 PM
Gulikai – 2:05 PM to 3:36 PM
Durmuhurtham – 12:58 PM to 1:47 PM
Durmuhurtham – 3:23 PM to 4:12 PM
Varjyam – not present

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on March 20, 2017
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:10 PM to 12:58 PM
Amirta Kalam – 11:17 PM on March 19 to 1:04 AM on March 20
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Siddhi (good) till 4:54 AM on March 20. Then onward it is Vyatipata (bad).

Karana – Bava (good) till 8:19 AM. Then onward it is Balava (good) till 9:28 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.