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Hindu Calendar – March 18, 2018

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Sunday, March 18, 2018 – Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 6:08 PM on March 18. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 5:44 PM on March 19. All time based on India Standard Time.

Good – Auspicious time on March 18, 2018, as per Hindu Calendar –
Good and auspicious time on the entire day.
                                                                       
Nakshatra – Uttara bhadra or Uthrittathi Nakshatra till 7:54 PM on March 18. Then onward it is Revati Nakshatram till 8:04 PM on March 19.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Uttara bhadra or Uthrittathi Nakshatram till 8:10 PM on March 18. Then onward it is Revati Nakshatram till 8:09 PM on March 19.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Meena Rashi till 8:04 PM on March 19.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Meena Rashi till 8:09 PM on March 19.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Chaitra Shukladi – Vikram Samvat 2075 begins in North India calendar. Ugadi – New Year – in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Karnataka. Gudi Padwa – New Year in Maharashtra. (Vilambi Samvatsara - 1940 Saka Year begins in these regions). Chaitra – Ram Navratri Begins. 

Kali Yuga Year – 5120

Vikram Samvant 2075 – Chaitra Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Chaitra month in North India - Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Orissa and Jammu and Kashmir.

Vilambi Nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1940 – Chaitra Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing or light phase of moon Chaitra month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Vilambi Nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1940 – Chaitra Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing or light phase of moon Chaitra month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Chaitra Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Chaitra month till 6:32 PM on March 18. Then onward it is Chaitra Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Chaitra month till 5:53 PM on March 19.) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2074 - Chaitra Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Chaitra month in Gujarat. (It is Chaitra Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Chaitra month till 6:32 PM on March 18. Then onward it is Chaitra Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Chaitra month till 5:53 PM on March 19.) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

4th day of Panguni Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Hemalambi nama Year)
4th day of Meena Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1193)
3rd day of Chaitra Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1424)

Bad Period on March 18, 2018
Rahukalam – 5:06 PM to 6:36 PM
Yamagandam – 12:35 PM to 2:05 PM
Gulikai – 3:36 PM to 5:06 PM
Durmuhurtham – 5:00 PM to 5:48 PM
Varjyam – 5:30 AM to 7:08 AM

Panchak (bad) – entire day

Good Time on March 18, 2018
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:11 PM to 12:59 PM
Amirta Kalam – 3:16 PM to 4:54 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – sunrise to 8:18 PM
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Shukla (good) till 7:19 PM on March 18. Then onward it is Brahma (good) till 5:40 PM on March 19.

Karana – Kimstughna (bad) till 6:40 AM on March 18. Then onward it is Bava (good) till 6:32 PM on March 18. Then onward it is Balava (good) till 6:16 AM on March 19.