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Hindu Calendar Today – August 20, 2017 – Tithi, Vrat, Good - Auspicious Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festivals

Tithi in Hindu Calendar, Today, on Sunday, August 20, 2017 – Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waning phase of moon till 3:33 AM on August 20. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon till 1:31 AM on August 21. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is August 20, 2017, as per Hindu Panchang? – There is no good and auspicious time on the entire day.
                                                                       
Nakshatra – Pushya or Poosam or Pooyam Nakshatra till 5:42 PM on August 20. Then onward it is Aslesha or Ayiliyam Nakshatram till 4:41 PM on August 21.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Pushya or Poosam or Pooyam Nakshatra till 5:23 PM on August 20. Then onward it is Aslesha or Ayiliyam Nakshatram till 3:51 PM on August 21.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Karka Rashi till 4:41 PM on August 21.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Karka Rashi till 3:51 PM on August 21.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5119

Vikram Samvant 2074 – 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.

Hemalambi or Hevilambi nama Samvatsara/ Shalivahana Saka 1939 – Shravan Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth 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 Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Krishna Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month till 4:38 AM on August 20. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month till 2:10 AM on August 21.) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2073 - Shravan Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month in Gujarat. (It is Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month till 4:38 AM on August 20. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month till 2:10 AM on August 21.) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

4th day of Aavani Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Hemalambi nama Year)
4th day of Chinga Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1193)
3rd day of Bhadra Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1424)

Bad Period on August 20, 2017
Rahukalam – 5:18 PM to 6:54 PM
Yamagandam – 12:30 PM to 2:06 PM
Gulikai – 3:42 PM to 5:18 PM
Durmuhurtham – 5:12 PM to 6:03 PM
Varjyam – 2:33 AM to 4:02 AM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on August 20, 2017
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:06 PM to 12:54 PM
Amirta Kalam – 11:27 AM to 12:56 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – sunrise to 5:38 PM
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Vyatipata (bad) till 11:49 AM on August 20. Then onward it is Variyan (bad) till 8:48 AM on August 21.

Karana – Vanija (good) till 4:38 AM on August 20. Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 3:22 PM on August 20. Then onward it is Shakuni (bad) till 2:10 AM on August 21.