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Krittika Nakshatra 2015 date and time – Kruttika or Karthigai Birth Star dates in 2015

Krittika Nakshatra 2015 dates and time based on traditional Hindu calendar, Astrology and Panchangam. Krittika Birth Star, also read as Kruttika or Karthigai, is the third Nakshatra among the 27 Nakshatras. Below are Krittika Nakshatra date in 2015. The astrological predictions of this Nakshatra as per Moon Sign are that of Mesha Raasi and that of Vrishaba Rashi. As per Hindu astrology birth star Krittika Nakshatra, falls under Mesha Rashi or Aries and also Vrishabha Raasi or Taurus Zodiac. The first quarter of Kruttika is in Mesha Rashi and the next ¾ quarter is in Vrishabha Rashi. Mangal is the Lord of the Rasi for first quarter and Venus or Shukra is the lord the next ¾ quarter. The lucky color of Karthigai is White.
January 1, 2015 Time is from 5:43 AM on January 1 to 6:08 AM on January 2
January 29, 2015 Time is from 11:09 AM on January 28 to 11:37 AM on January 29
February 25, 2015 Time is from 5:50 PM on February 24 to 5:47 PM on February 25
March 24, 2015 Time is from 2:53 AM…

Swami Madhavananda Thoughts based on Vairagya Sutram of Bhartrhari

One must realize the futility of good deeds performed in our earthly life with the object of enjoying happiness in the heaven or the higher Lokas, for heavenly enjoyments are transitory as being the result produced by our virtuous merits; when the force of these merits is spent out, the enjoyments must cease and the soul will again be drawn back to the cycle of births an deaths, until by jnana or spiritual illumination, it has obtained Moksha or final release from the wheel of transmigration.
Ordinary persons when they give themselves up to enjoyments, lose all control and become slaves to them; so even when satiety comes, they cannot detach themselves from them, as the force of blind attachment has enslave them. But Shiva, who has subdued His mind, is unaffected by them, as in His state of mental poise of Yoga, pleasure and pain are the same to Him.
The worldly happiness is but the temporary remedy we constantly seek for all the disease with which worldly life is beset. When this r…

Today’s Hindu Calendar – August 24, 2014 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Sunday, August 24, 2014 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon till 4:44 PM on August 24. Then onward it is Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day. All time based on India Standard Time.
Nakshatra – Pushya or Pooyam or Poosam Nakshatra till 1:07 AM on August 24. Then onward it is Aslesha or Ayiliyam Nakshatram.
Rashi or Moon Sign – Karka Rashi
Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –
Kali Yuga Year – 5116
Vikram Samvant 2071 – Bhadrapad Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Bhadrapad month in North India - Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Orissa and Jammu and Kashmir.
Jayanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1936 – Shravan Krishna Paksha…