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Hindu Calendar Today – March 21, 2017 – Tithi, Vrat, Good - Auspicious Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festivals



Tithi in Hindu Calendar, today, on Tuesday, March 21, 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 Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon till 7:32 AM on March 21. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon till 9:06 AM on March 22.  All time based on India Standard Time.

How is March 21, 2017 as per Hindu Panchang? – Good and Auspicious time on the entire day.
           
Nakshatra – Mool or Moolam Nakshatra till 9:12 AM on March 21. Then onward it is Purvashada or Pooradam Nakshatram till 11:16 AM on March 22.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Mool or Moolam Nakshatra till 11:51 AM on March 21. Then onward it is Purvashada or Pooradam Nakshatram till 2:07 PM on March 22.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Dhanu Rashi.

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

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Budhwa Mangal

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 Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon in Phalgun month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon till 10:32 AM on March 21. Then onward it is Phalgun Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon in Phalgun month till 12:18 PM on March 22). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2073 - Phalgun Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon in Phalgun month in Gujarat. (It is Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon till 10:32 AM on March 21. Then onward it is Phalgun Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon in Phalgun month till 12:18 PM on March 22). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

8th day of Panguni Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
7th day of Meena Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1192)
7th day of Chaitra Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on March 21, 2017
Rahukalam – 3:36 PM to 5:06 PM
Yamagandam – 9:32 AM to 11:03 AM
Gulikai – 12:34 PM to 2:05 PM
Durmuhurtham – 8:56 AM to 9:45 AM
Durmuhurtham – 11:22 PM on March 21 to 12:10 AM on March 22
Varjyam – 10:04 AM to 11:51 AM
Varjyam – 10:21 PM on March 21 to 12:06 AM on March 22

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on March 21, 2017
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:10 PM to 12:58 PM
Amirta Kalam – 4:44 AM to 3:31 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Vyatipata (bad) till 5:36 AM on March 21. Then onward it is Variyan (bad).

Karana – Kaulava (good) till 10:32 AM. Then onward it is Taitila (good) till 11:29 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.