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Hindu Calendar Today – April 20, 2017 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festivals

Tithi in Hindu Calendar, Today, on Thursday, April 20, 2017 – Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon on the entire day on April 20 and till 12:10 AM on April 21. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is April 20, 2017 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is a good and auspicious day.
           
Nakshatra – Shravan or Thiruonam or Sravana Nakshatra till 9:39 PM on April 20. Then onward it is Dhanishta or Avittam Nakshatram till 10:25 PM on April 21.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Uttarashada or Uthiradam Nakshatra till 12:20 AM on April 20. Then onward it is Shravan or Thiruonam or Sravana Nakshatra till 1:51 AM on April 21.

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 – Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon in Vaishakh 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 – Chaitra Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Hemalambi or Hevilambi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1939 –Chaitra Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or ninth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Chaitra Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month till 4:37 AM on April 20. Then onward it is Chaitra Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month till 4:55 AM on April 21). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2073 - Chaitra Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or ninth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month in Gujarat. (It is Chaitra Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month till 4:37 AM on April 20. Then onward it is Chaitra Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month till 4:55 AM on April 21). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

7th day of Chithirai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Hemalambi nama Year)
7th day of Meda Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1192)
6th day of Baishakh Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1424)

Bad Period on April 20, 2017
Rahukalam – 2:01 PM to 3:37 PM
Yamagandam – 6:03 AM to 7:38 AM
Gulikai – 9:14 AM to 10:50 AM
Durmuhurtham – 10:18 AM to 11:09 AM
Durmuhurtham – 3:24 PM to 4:15 PM
Varjyam – 4:35 AM to 6:17 AM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on April 20, 2017
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:02 PM to 12:50 PM
Amirta Kalam – 2:48 PM to 4:30 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Sadhya (good) till 1:48 PM on April 20. Then onward it is Shubha (good).

Karana – Kaulava (good) till 4:07 AM. Then onward it is Taitila (good) till 4:36 PM. Then onward it is Garaja (good).