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Hindu Calendar – March 8, 2018

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Thursday, March 8, 2018 – Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning or dark phase of moon till 3:49 AM on March 8. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning or dark phase of moon till 5:08 AM on March 9. All time based on India Standard Time.

Good – Auspicious time on March 8, 2018, as per Hindu Calendar –
Good and auspicious time from 2:50 PM to 11:59 PM.
                                                                       
Nakshatra – Vishakha or Vishakam Nakshatra till 12:26 AM on March 8. Then onward it is Anuradha or Anusham or Anizham Nakshatram till 2:12 AM on March 9

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Anuradha or Anusham or Anizham Nakshtra on the entire day on March 8 and till 12:45 AM on March 9.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Vrischika Rashi till 4:25 AM on March 10.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Vrischika Rashi till 3:27 AM on March 10.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –  Sheetala Saptami

Kali Yuga Year – 5119

Vikram Samvant 2074 – Chaitra Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or seventh day during the waning or dark 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.

Hemalambi or Hevilambi nama Samvatsara/ Shalivahana Saka 1939 – Phalgun Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or seventh day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Phalguna month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Hemalambi or Hevilambi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1939 – Phalgun Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or seventh day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Phalguna month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Phalgun Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or sixth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Phalguna month till 2:00 AM on March 8. Then onward it is Phalgun Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or seventh day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Phalguna month till 3:45 AM on March 9.) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2074 - Phalgun Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or seventh day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Phalguna month in Gujarat. (It is Phalgun Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or sixth day during the waning or dark phase of moonin Phalguna month till 2:00 AM on March 8. Then onward it is Phalgun Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or seventh day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Phalguna month till 3:45 AM on March 9.) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

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

Bad Period on March 8, 2018
Rahukalam – 2:06 PM to 3:35 PM
Yamagandam – 6:44 AM to 8:12 AM
Gulikai – 9:41 AM to 11:09 AM
Durmuhurtham – 10:40 AM to 11:27 AM
Durmuhurtham – 3:23 PM to 4:10 PM
Varjyam – 2:01 AM to 4:41 AM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on March 8, 2018
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:14 PM to 1:01 PM
Amirta Kalam – 1:24 PM to 3:09 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – 12:51 AM on March 8 to 2:40 AM on March 9
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Harshana (good) till 5:21 PM on March 8. Then onward it is Vajra (good) till 5:52 PM on March 9.

Karana – Vanija (good) till 2:00 AM on March 8. Then onward it is Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 2:48 PM on March 8. Then onward it is Bavaa (good) till 3:45 AM on March 9.