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Hindu Calendar Today – August 17, 2017 – Tithi, Vrat, Good - Auspicious Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festivals

Tithi in Hindu Calendar, Today, on Thursday, August 17, 2017 – Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waning phase of moon till 10:38 AM on August 17. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waning phase of moon till 8:09 AM on August 18. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is August 17, 2017, as per Hindu Panchang? – Good and auspicious time after 12:50 PM.
                                                                       
Nakshatra – Mrigasira or Makayiram Nakshatra till 10:09 PM on August 17. Then onward it is Ardra or Arudhara or Thiruvathirai Nakshatram till 8:31 PM on August 18.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Rohini Nakshatra till 12:50 AM on August 17. Then onward it is Mrigasira or Makayiram Nakshatram till 10:59 PM on August 17. Then onward it is Ardra or Arudhara or Thiruvathirai Nakshatram till 9:04 PM on August 18.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Vrishabha Rashi till 11:00 AM on August 17. Then onward it is Mithuna Rashi till 1:23 PM on August 19.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Vrishabha Rashi till 11:56 AM on August 17. Then onward it is Mithuna Rashi till 1:37 PM on August 19.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Chingam 1 in Kerala

Kali Yuga Year – 5119

Vikram Samvant 2074 – Bhadrapad Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth 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.

Hemalambi or Hevilambi nama Samvatsara/ Shalivahana Saka 1939 – Shravan Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Hemalambi or Hevilambi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1939 –Shravan Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month till 12:43 PM on August 17. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month till 10:01 AM on August 18.) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2073 - Shravan Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month in Gujarat. (It is Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month till 12:43 PM on August 17. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month till 10:01 AM on August 18.) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

1st day of Aavani Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Hemalambi nama Year)
1st day of Chinga Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1193)
31st day of Shraban Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1424)

Bad Period on August 17, 2017
Rahukalam – 2:07 PM to 3:44 PM
Yamagandam – 6:05 AM to 7:41 AM
Gulikai – 9:18 AM to 10:54 AM
Durmuhurtham – 10:22 AM to 11:13 AM
Durmuhurtham – 3:31 PM to 4:22 PM
Varjyam – 6:00 AM to 7:29 AM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on August 17, 2017
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:07 PM to 12:55 PM
Amirta Kalam – 2:52 PM to 4:21 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – sunrise on August 16 to before sunrise on August 17
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Vyaghata (bad) till 12:50 AM on August 17. Then onward it is Harshana (good) till 9:37 PM on August 17. Then onward it is Vajra (good) till 6:19 PM.

Karana – Vanija (good) till 2:02 AM on August 17. Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 12:43 PM on August 17. Then onward it is Bava (good) till 11:23 PM on August 18. Then onward it is Balava (good) till 10:01 AM on August 18.