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Today’s Hindu Calendar – January 4, 2017 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Wednesday, January 4, 2017 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon till 12:20 PM on January 4. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is January 4, 2017 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is a good date.
           
Nakshatra – Purvabhadrapada or Pooruruttathi Nakshatra till 3:09 PM on January 4. Then onward it is Uttarabhadrapada or Uthrittathi Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Purvabhadrapada or Pooruruttathi Nakshatra till 5:15 PM on January 4. Then onward it is Uttarabhadrapada or Uthrittathi Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Kumbha Rashi till 9:11 AM. Then onward it is Meena Rashi.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Kumbha Rashi till 11:18 AM. Then onward it is Meena Rashi.


Kali Yuga Year – 5118

Vikram Samvant 2073 – Paush Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon in Paush 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 – Paush Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon in Paush month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Durmukhi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Paush Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon in Paush month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Paush Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon in Paush month till 3:06 PM on January 4. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon in Paush month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2073 - Paush Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon in Paush month in Gujarat. (It is Paush Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon in Paush month till 3:06 PM on January 4. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon in Paush month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

20th day of Margazhi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
20th day of Dhanu Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1192)
19th day of Poush Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on January 4, 2017
Rahukalam – 12:32 PM to 1:52 PM
Yamagandam – 8:30 AM to 9:51 AM
Gulikai – 11:11 AM to 12:31 PM
Durmuhurtham – 11:12 PM on January 3 to 12:05 AM on Jan 4
Durmuhurtham – 12:10 PM to 12:53 PM
Varjyam – 11:40 PM on Jan 3 to 1:16 AM on Jan 4

Panchak (bad) – entire day

Good Time on January 4, 2017
Abhijita Muhurta – not present
Amirta Kalam – 9:16 AM to 10:52 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Vyatipata (bad) till 5:48 AM on January 4. Then onward it is Variyan (bad).

Karana – Kaulava (good) till 3:28 AM. Then onward it is Taitila (good) till 3:06 PM. Then onward it is Garaja (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.