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Hindu Calendar – January 8, 2018 – Tithi, Vrat, Good - Auspicious Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festivals

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Monday, January 8, 2018 – Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon till 8:53 PM on January 8, 2018. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon till 8:42 PM on January 9. All time based on India Standard Time.

Good – Auspicious time on January 8, 2018, as per Hindu Calendar – Good and auspicious time on the entire day.
                                                                       
Nakshatra – Uttara Phalguni or Uthiram Nakshatra till 6:37 AM on January 8. Then onward it is Hasta or Hastam Nakshatram till 6:43 AM on January 9.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Uttara Phalguni or Uthiram Nakshatra till 1:10 AM on January 8. Then onward it is Hasta or Hastam Nakshatram till 1:46 AM on January 9.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Kanya Rashi till 7:01 PM on January 9.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Kanya Rashi till 2:20 PM on January 9.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Swami Vivekananda Jayanti as per Tithi

Kali Yuga Year – 5119

Vikram Samvant 2074 – Magh Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh 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 Saptami Tithi or the seventh 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 Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon in Paush month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Paush Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon in Paush month till 3:46 PM on January 8. Then onward it is Paush Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon in Paush month till 4:15 PM on January 9.) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2074 - Paush Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon in Paush month in Gujarat. (It is Paush Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon in Paush month till 3:46 PM on January 8. Then onward it is Paush Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon in Paush month till 4:15 PM on January 9.) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

24th day of Dhanu Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Hemalambi nama Year)
24th day of Margazhi Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1193)
23rd day of Poush Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1424)

Bad Period on January 8, 2018
Rahukalam – 8:31 AM to 9:52 AM
Yamagandam – 11:13 AM to 12:33 PM
Gulikai – 1:54 PM to 3:15 PM
Durmuhurtham – 12:55 PM to 1:38 PM
Durmuhurtham – 3:04 PM to 3:47 PM
Varjyam – 9:46 AM to 11:25 AM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on January 8, 2018
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:12 PM to 12:55 PM
Amirta Kalam – 7:37 PM to 9:15 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – 6:57 AM on Jan 7 to before sunrise on Jan 8
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – 9:35 PM on Jan 7 to 6:37 AM on Jan 8

Yog – Shobhana (good) till 6:47 AM on January 8. Then onward it is Atiganda (badd) till 5:43 AM on January 9.

Karana – Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 3:49 AM on January 8. Then onward it is Bava (good) till 3:46 PM on January 8. Then onward it is Balava (good) till 3:55 AM on January 9.