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

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Friday, December 8, 2017 – Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon till 10:49 AM on December 8. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon till 8:56 AM on December 9. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is December 8, 2017, as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good day.
                                                                       
Nakshatra – Pushya or Poosam or Pooyam Nakshatra till 1:57 AM on December 8. Then onward it is Aslesha or Ayiliyam Nakshatram till 12:39 AM on December 9.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Aslesha or Ayiliyam Nakshatra till 6:28 PM on December 8. Then onward it is Magha or Makam Nakshatra till 5:41 PM on December 9.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Karka Rashi till 12:39 AM on December 9.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Karka Rashi till 6:28 PM on December 8. Then onward it is Simha Rashi till 11:40 PM on December 10.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5119

Vikram Samvant 2074 – Paush Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth 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 – Margashirsh Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon in Margashirsha month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Hemalambi or Hevilambi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1939 – Margashirsh Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon in Margashirsha month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon in Margashirsha month till 4:45 AM on December 8. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon till 2:52 AM on December 9. ) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2074 - Margashirsh Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon in Margashirsha month in Gujarat. (It is Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon in Margashirsha month till 4:45 AM on December 8. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon till 2:52 AM on December 9. ) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

22nd day of Karthigai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Hemalambi nama Year)
23rd day of Vrischika Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1193)
21st day of Agrahan Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1424)

Bad Period on December 8, 2017
Rahukalam – 10:58 AM to 12:19 PM
Yamagandam – 2:59 PM to 4:20 PM
Gulikai – 8:17 AM to 9:38 AM
Durmuhurtham – 9:06 AM to 9:48 AM
Durmuhurtham – 12:40 PM to 1:23 PM
Varjyam – 7:56 AM to 9:26 AM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on December 8, 2017
Abhijita Muhurta – 11:57 AM to 12:40 PM
Amirta Kalam – 4:57 PM to 6:28 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – sunrise on Dec 7 to 1:46 AM on Dec 8
Amrita Siddhi Yog – sunrise on Dec 7 to 1:46 AM on Dec 8
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Aindra (good) till 9:09 AM on December 8. Then onward it is Vaidhriti (bad) till 6:31 AM on December 9.

Karana – Taitila (good) till 4:45 AM on Dec 8. Then onward it is Garaja (good) till 3:43 PM on Dec 8. Then onward it is Vanija (good) till 2:52 AM on Dec 9.