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Hindu Calendar Today – October 26, 2017 – Tithi, Vrat, Good - Auspicious Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festivals

Tithi in Hindu Calendar, Today, on Thursday, October 26, 2017 – Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon till 9:17 AM on October 26. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon till 11:14 AM on October 27. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is October 26, 2017, as per Hindu Panchang? – An average day – neither good nor bad.
                                                                       
Nakshatra – Purva Shada or Pooradam Nakshatra till 10:00 PM on October 26. Then onward it is Uttara Shada or Uthiradam Nakshatram on the entire day on October 27 and till 12:20 AM on October 28.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Purva Shada or Pooradam Nakshatram till 11:52 PM on October 26. Then onward it is Uttara Shada or Uthiradam Nakshatram on the entire day on October 27 and till 2:42 AM on October 28.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Dhanu Rashi till 4:35 AM on October 27.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Dhanu Rashi till 6:36 AM on October 27.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –  Chhath Puja Sandhya Argh. Tirukalyanam part of Skanda Sashti.
Kali Yuga Year – 5119

Vikram Samvant 2074 – Kartik Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon in Kartik 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 – Kartik Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon in Kartik month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Hemalambi or Hevilambi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1939 – Kartik Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon in Kartik month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase in Kartik month till 12:16 PM on October 26. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon in Kartik month till 2:45 PM on October 27.) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2074 - Kartik Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon in Kartik month in Gujarat. (It is Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase in Kartik month till 12:16 PM on October 26. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon in Kartik month till 2:45 PM on October 27.) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

9th day of Aipassi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Hemalambi nama Year)
10th day of Thula Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1193)
8th day of Kartik Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1424)

Bad Period on October 26, 2017
Rahukalam – 1:36 PM to 3:01 PM
Yamagandam – 6:30 AM to 7:55 AM
Gulikai – 9:20 AM to 10:45 AM
Durmuhurtham – 10:17 AM to 11:02 AM
Durmuhurtham – 2:50 PM to 3:35 PM
Varjyam – 7:38 AM to 9:26 AM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on October 26, 2017
Abhijita Muhurta – 11:48 AM to 12:33 PM
Amirta Kalam – 6:28 PM to 8:16 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Sukarman (good) till 6:44 PM on October 26. Then onward it is Dhriti (good) till 7:33 PM on Oct 27.

Karana – Taitila (good) till 12:16 AM on Oct 26. Then onward it is Garaja (good) till 1:32 AM on Oct 27.