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Hindu Calendar – January 3, 2018 – Tithi, Vrat, Good - Auspicious Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festivals

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 – Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning phase of moon till 6:22 AM on January 3. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon till 4:07 AM on January 4, 2018. All time based on India Standard Time.

Good – Auspicious time on January 3, 2018, as per Hindu Calendar – Good and auspicious time after 8:52 PM.
                                                                       
Nakshatra – Punarvasu or Punirtham Nakshatra till 11:39 AM on January 3. Then onward it is Pushya or Poosam or Pooyam Nakshatram till 10:07 AM on January 4.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Punarvasu or Punirtham Nakshatra till 8:49 AM on January 3. Then onward it is Pushya or Poosam or Pooyam Nakshatram till 6:08 AM on January 4.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Mithuna Rashi till 6:03 AM on January 3, 2018. Then onward it is Karka Rashi till 8:47 AM on January 5.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Mithuna Rashi till 3:32 AM on January 3, 2018. Then onward it is Karka Rashi till 3:54 AM on January 5.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Savitribai Phule Jayanti

Kali Yuga Year – 5119

Vikram Samvant 2074 – Magh Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning 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 – Paush Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon in Paush month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Hemalambi or Hevilambi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1939 – Paush Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon in Paush month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Paush Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning phase of moon in Paush month till 4:08 AM on January 3. Then onward it is Paush Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon in Paush month till 12:37 AM on January 4.) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2074 - Paush Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon in Paush month in Gujarat. (It is Paush Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning phase of moon in Paush month till 4:08 AM on January 3. Then onward it is Paush Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon in Paush month till 12:37 AM on January 4.) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

19th day of Dhanu Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Hemalambi nama Year)
19th day of Margazhi Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1193)
18th day of Poush Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1424)

Bad Period on January 3, 2018
Rahukalam – 12:31 PM to 1:52 PM
Yamagandam – 8:30 AM to 9:50 AM
Gulikai – 11:11 PM to 12:31 PM
Durmuhurtham – 11:11 PM on Jan 2 to 12:04 AM on Jan 3
Durmuhurtham – 12:10 PM to 12:53 PM
Varjyam – 3:55 PM to 5:20 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on January 3, 2018
Abhijita Muhurta – not present
Amirta Kalam – 6:42 AM to 8:06 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Aindra (good) till 1:02 AM on January 3. Then onward it is Vaidhriti (good) till 8:52 PM on January 3. Then onward it is Vishkambha (bad) till 5:02 PM on January 4.

Karana – Kaulava (good) till 4:08 AM on January 3. Then onward it is Taitila (good) till 2:20 PM on January 3. Then onward it is Garaja (good) till 12:37 AM on January 4.