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Hindu Calendar Today – May 17, 2017 – Tithi, Vrat, Good - Auspicious Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festivals

Tithi in Hindu Calendar, Today, on Wednesday, May 17, 2017 – 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 Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon till 12:06 PM on May 17. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon till 12:40 PM on May 18. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is May 17, 2017 as per Hindu Panchang? – Good and auspicious time till 4:30 PM.
           
Nakshatra – Uttara Shada or Uthiradam Nakshatra till 3:55 AM on May 17. Then onward it is Shravan or Thiruonam or Sravana Nakshatram till 5:18 AM on May 18.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Uttara Shada or Uthiradam Nakshatra till 7:26 AM on May 17. Then onward it is Shravan or Thiruonam or Sravana Nakshatram till 9:26 AM on May 18.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Makar Rashi.

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

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5119

Vikram Samvant 2074 – Jyeshta Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon in Jyeshta month in North India - Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Orissa and Jammu and Kashmir.

Hemalambi or Hevilambi nama Samvatsara/ Shalivahana Saka 1939 – Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon in Vaishakh month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Hemalambi or Hevilambi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1939 –Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon in Vaishakh month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon in Vaishakh month till 4:31 PM on May 17. Then onward it is Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon till 5:43 PM on May 18.) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2073 - Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon in Vaishakh month in Gujarat. (It is Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon in Vaishakh month till 4:31 PM on May 17. Then onward it is Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon till 5:43 PM on May 18.) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

3rd day of Vaikasi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Hemalambi nama Year)
3rd day of Edava Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1192)
2nd day of Jyeshta Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1424)

Bad Period on May 17, 2017
Rahukalam – 12:23 PM to 2:03 PM
Yamagandam – 7:25 AM to 9:04 AM
Gulikai – 10:44 AM to 12:23 PM
Durmuhurtham – 11:18 PM on May 16 to 12:02 AM on May 17
Durmuhurtham – 11:57 AM to 12:50 PM
Varjyam – 11:46 AM to 1:30 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on May 17, 2017
Abhijita Muhurta – not present
Amirta Kalam – 12:22 AM to 2:08 AM
Amirta Kalam – 10:10 PM to 11:54 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Shukla (good) till 9:29 PM on May 17. Then onward it is Brahma (good).

Karana – Garaja (good) till 3:43 AM. Then onward it is Vanija (good) till 4:31 PM. Then onward it is Vishti or Bhadra (bad).

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