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Hindu Calendar – December 17, 2017 – Tithi, Vrat, Good - Auspicious Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festivals

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Sunday, December 17, 2017 – Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waxing phase of moon till 9:10 AM on December 17. Then onward it is Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day till 11:09 AM on December 18. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is December 17, 2017, as per Hindu Panchang? – There is no good and auspicious time on the entire day.
                                                                       
Nakshatra – Anuradha or Anusham or Anizham Nakshatra till 4:29 AM on December 17. Then onward it is Jyeshta or Kettai or Triketta Nakshatram till 6:53 AM on December 18.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Anuradha or Anusham or Anizham Nakshatra till 4:13 AM on December 17. Then onward it is Jyeshta or Kettai or Triketta Nakshatram till 7:07 AM on December 18.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Vrischika Rashi till 6:53 AM on December 18.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Vrischika Rashi till 7:07 AM on December 18.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Shradh Amavasya

Kali Yuga Year – 5119

Vikram Samvant 2074 – Paush Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth 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 Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth 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 Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waxing phase of moon in Margashirsha month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waxing phase of moon in Margashirsha month till 9:39 AM on December 17. Then onward it is Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day till 12:00 PM on December 18. ) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2074 - Margashirsh Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waxing phase of moon in Margashirsha month in Gujarat. (It is Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waxing phase of moon in Margashirsha month till 9:39 AM on December 17. Then onward it is Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day till 12:00 PM on December 18.) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

2nd day of Dhanu Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Hemalambi nama Year)
2nd day of Margazhi Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1193)
1st day of Poush Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1424)

Bad Period on December 17, 2017
Rahukalam – 4:23 PM to 5:43 PM
Yamagandam – 12:23 PM to 1:43 PM
Gulikai – 3:03 PM to 4:23 PM
Durmuhurtham – 4:18 PM to 5:01 PM
Varjyam – 10:29 AM to 12:17 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on December 17, 2017
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:02 PM to 12:44 PM
Amirta Kalam – 9:15 PM to 11:03 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Dhriti (good) till 2:14 AM on December 17. Then onward it is Shoola (bad) till 3:00 AM on December 18.

Karana – Shakuni (bad) till 9:29 AM on Dec 17. Then onward it is Chatushpad (bad) till 10:44 PM on Dec 17. Then onward it is Nagava (bad) till 12:00 PM on Dec 18.