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Hindu Calendar Today – August 8, 2017 – Tithi, Vrat, Good - Auspicious Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festivals



Tithi in Hindu Calendar, Today, on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 – Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning phase of moon till 11:42 PM on August 8. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon till 11:50 PM on August 9. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is August 8, 2017, as per Hindu Panchang? – There is no good and auspicious time.
                                                                       
Nakshatra – Shravan or Thiruonam or Sravana Nakshatra till 4:06 AM on August 8. Then onward it is Dhanishta or Avittam Nakshatram till 5:19 AM on August 9.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Uttara Shada or Uthiradam Nakshatra till 3:33 AM on August 8. Then onward it is Dhanishta or Avittam Nakshatram till 4:53 AM on August 9.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Makar Rashi till 4:42 PM on August 8. Then onward it is Kumbha Rashi till 12:09 AM on August 11.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Makar Rashi till 4:16 PM on August 8. Then onward it is Meena Rashi till 12:08 AM on August 11.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Gayatri Japam

Kali Yuga Year – 5119

Vikram Samvant 2074 – Bhadrapad Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first 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 Pratipada Tithi or the first 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 Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month on the entire day on August 8 and till 12:25 AM on August 9. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month.) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2073 - Shravan Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month in Gujarat. (It is Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month on the entire day on August 8 and till 12:25 AM on August 9. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month.) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

23rd day of Aadi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Hemalambi nama Year)
23rd day of Karkidaka Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1192)
22nd day of Shraban Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1424)

Bad Period on August 8, 2017
Rahukalam – 3:48 PM to 5:26 PM
Yamagandam – 9:17 AM to 10:54 AM
Gulikai – 12:32 PM to 2:10 PM
Durmuhurtham – 8:38 PM to 9:30 AM
Durmuhurtham – 11:27 PM on August 8 to 12:11 AM on August 9
Varjyam – 7:46 AM to 9:27 AM

Panchak (bad) – from 4:32 PM

Good Time on August 8, 2017
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:08 PM to 12:56 PM
Amirta Kalam – 5:24 PM to 7:35 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – sunrise on August 7 to 3:56 AM on August 8
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Saubhagya (good) till 6:39 PM on August 8. Then onward it is Shobhana(good) till 5:59 PM on August 9.

Karana – Balava (good) till 12:06 PM on August 8. Kaulava (good) till 12:25 AM on August 9.