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Hindu Calendar – January 21, 2018 – Tithi, Vrat, Good - Auspicious Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festivals

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Sunday, January 21, 2018 – Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase of moon till 12:28 PM on January 21. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon till 12:38 PM on January 22. All time based on India Standard Time.

Good – Auspicious time on January 21, 2018, as per Hindu Calendar – There is no good and auspicious time.
                                                                       
Nakshatra – Shathabhisha or Sadayam or Chathayam Nakshatram till 3:16 AM on January 21. Then onward it is Purva Bhadrapada or Poorurruttathi Nakshatram till 4:12 AM on January 22.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Shathabhisha or Sadayam or Chathayam till 5:31 AM on January 21. Then onward it is Purva Bhadrapada or Poorurruttathi Nakshatram till 7:06 AM on January 22.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Kumbh Rashi till 9:52 PM on Jan 21. Then onward it is Meena Rashi till 4:31 AM on January 24.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Kumbh Rashi till 12:45 AM on Jan 22.  

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Ganesh Jayanti

Kali Yuga Year – 5119

Vikram Samvant 2074 – Magh Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase of moon in Magh 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 – Magh Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase of moon in Magha month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Hemalambi or Hevilambi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1939 – Magh Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase of moon in Magha month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Magh Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase of moon in Magh month till 3:33 PM on January 21. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Panchami or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon till 4:24 PM on January 22.) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2074 - Magh Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase of moon in Magha month in Gujarat. (It is Magh Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase of moon in Magh month till 3:33 PM on January 21. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Panchami or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon till 4:24 PM on January 22.) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

8th day of Thai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Hemalambi nama Year)
7th day of Makara Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1193)
7th day of Magh Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1424)

Bad Period on January 21, 2018
Rahukalam – 4:45 PM to 6:05 PM
Yamagandam – 12:38 PM to 2:00 PM
Gulikai – 3:22 PM to 4:43 PM
Durmuhurtham – 4:38 PM to 5:22 PM
Varjyam – 12:21 PM to 2:03 PM

Panchak (bad) – entire day

Good Time on January 21, 2018
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:16 PM to 1:00 PM
Amirta Kalam – 10:34 PM on Jan 21 to 12:17 AM on Jan 22
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Variyan (bad) till 11:17 AM on January 21. Then onward it is Parigha (bad) till 10:51 AM on January 22.

Karana – Vanija (good) till 2:56 AM on Jan 21. Then onward it is Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 3:33 PM on Jan 21. Then onward it is Bava (good) till 4:03 AM on Jan 22.