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Hindu Calendar – December 21, 2017 – Tithi, Vrat, Good - Auspicious Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festivals

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Thursday, December 21, 2017 – Shukla Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waxing phase of moon till 5:25 PM on December 21. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase of moon till 7:05 PM on December 22. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is December 21, 2017, as per Hindu Panchang? – Good and auspicious time on the entire day.
                                                                       
Nakshatra – Uttara Shada or Uthiradam Nakshatra till 2:23 PM on December 21. Then onward it is Shravan or Sravana or Thiruonam Nakshatram till 4:43 PM on December 22.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Uttara Shada or Uthiradam Nakshatra till 4:18 PM on December 21. Then onward it is Shravan or Sravana or Thiruonam Nakshatram till 7:11 PM on December 22.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Makar Rashi till 5:36 AM on December 23.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Makar Rashi till 8:30 AM on December 23.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5119

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

Hemalambi or Hevilambi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1939 – Paush Shukla Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waxing phase of moon in Pausha month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Shukla Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waxing phase of moon in Paush month till 7:58 PM on December 21. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase of moon in Paush month till 10:23 PM on December 22. ) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2074 - Paush Shukla Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waxing phase of moon in Paush month in Gujarat. (It is Shukla Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waxing phase of moon in Paush month till 7:58 PM on December 21. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase of moon in Paush month till 10:23 PM on December 22. ) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

6th day of Dhanu Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Hemalambi nama Year)
6th day of Margazhi Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1193)
5th day of Poush Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1424)

Bad Period on December 21, 2017
Rahukalam – 1:45 PM to 3:05 PM
Yamagandam – 7:05 AM to 8:25 AM
Gulikai – 9:45 AM to 11:05 AM
Durmuhurtham – 10:38 AM to 11:21 AM
Durmuhurtham – 2:54 PM to 3:37 PM
Varjyam – 10:16 PM on Dec 20 to 12:05 AM on Dec 21
Varjyam – 8:47 PM to 10:35 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on December 21, 2017
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:03 PM to 12:46 PM
Amirta Kalam – 9:05 AM to 10:54 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Dhruva (good) till 5:46 AM on December 21. Then onward it is Vyaghata (bad) till 6:36 AM on December 22.

Karana – Taitila (good) till 6:01 AM on December 21. Then onward it is Garaja (good) till 7:58 PM on Dec 21. Then onward it is Vanija (good) till 9:12 AM on December 22.