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



Tithi in Hindu Calendar, Today, on Thursday, May 18, 2017 – Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh 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 12:40 PM on May 18. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon till 12:42 PM on May 19. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is May 18, 2017 as per Hindu Panchang? – Good and auspicious time on the entire day.
           
Nakshatra – Shravan or Thiruonam or Sravana Nakshatra till 5:18 AM on May 18. Then onward it is Dhanishta or Avittam Nakshatram till 6:09 AM on May 19.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Shravan or Thiruonam or Sravana Nakshatra till 9:26 AM on May 18. Then onward it is Dhanishta or Avittam Nakshatram till 10:48 AM on May 19.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Makar Rashi till 5:40 PM. Then onward it is Kumbha Rashi.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Makar Rashi till 10:12 PM. Then onward it is Kumbha Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5119

Vikram Samvant 2074 – Jyeshta Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh 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 Saptami Tithi or the seventh 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 Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon in Vaishakh month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon in Vaishakh month till 5:43 PM on May 18. Then onward it is Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon till 6:11 PM on May 19.) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2073 - Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon in Vaishakh month in Gujarat. (It is Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon in Vaishakh month till 5:43 PM on May 18. Then onward it is Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon till 6:11 PM on May 19.) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

4th day of Vaikasi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Hemalambi nama Year)
4th day of Edava Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1192)
3rd day of Jyeshta Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1424)

Bad Period on May 18, 2017
Rahukalam – 2:03 PM to 3:42 PM
Yamagandam – 5:45 AM to 7:25 AM
Gulikai – 9:04 AM to 10:44 AM
Durmuhurtham – 10:11 AM to 11:04 AM
Durmuhurtham – 3:29 PM to 4:22 PM
Varjyam – 1:40 PM to 3:21 PM

Panchak (bad) – begins at 5:45 PM

Good Time on May 18, 2017
Abhijita Muhurta – 11:59 AM to 12:47 PM
Amirta Kalam – 11:48 PM on May 18 to 1:30 AM on May 19
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Brahma (good) till 9:20 PM on May 18. Then onward it is Aindra (good).


Karana – Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 5:12 AM. Then onward it is Bava (good) till 5:43 PM. Then onward it is Balava (good).

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