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Hindu Calendar – April 20, 2018


Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Friday, April 20, 2018 – Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 1:01 AM on April 20. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 10:45 PM on April 20. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 8:23 PM on April 21. All time based on India Standard Time.

Good – Auspicious time on April 20, 2018, as per Hindu Calendar – Good and auspicious time on the entire day.
                                                                       
Nakshatra – Rohini Nakshatra till 12:45 AM on April 20. Then onward it is Mrigasira or Mrigasheersham or Makayiram Nakshatram till 11:15 PM on April 20. Then onward it is Ardra or Arudhara or Thiruvathirai Nakshatra till 9:38 PM on April 21.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Mrigasira or Mrigasheersham or Makayiram Nakshatram till 9:15 PM on April 20. Then onward it is Ardra or Arudhara or Thiruvathirai Nakshatra till 7:43 PM on April 21.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Vrishabha Rashi till 11:59 AM on April 20. Then onward it is Mithuna Rashi till 5:55 AM on April 22.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Vrishabha Rashi till 10:03 AM on April 20. Then onward it is Mithuna Rashi till 5:55 AM on April 22.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Adi Shankaracharya Jayanti Surdas Jayanti

Kali Yuga Year – 5120

Vikram Samvant 2075 – Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Vaishakh 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 – Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing or light phase of moon Vaishakh month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Vilambi Nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1940 – Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Panchami tithi or the fifth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Vaishakh Month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Vaishakh month till 8:46 PM on April 20. Then onward it is Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Vaishakh month till 6:28 PM on April 21.). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2074 - Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Panchami tithi or the fifth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Vaishakh Month in Gujarat. (It is Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Vaishakh month till 8:46 PM on April 20. Then onward it is Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Vaishakh month till 6:28 PM on April 21.). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

7th day of Chithirai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vilambi Nama Year)
7th day of Meda Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1193)
6th day of Baishakh Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1425)

Bad Period on April 20, 2018
Rahukalam – 10:50 AM to 12:26 PM
Yamagandam – 3:37 PM to 5:13 PM
Gulikai – 7:39 AM to 9:15 AM
Durmuhurtham – 8:36 AM to 9:27 AM
Durmuhurtham – 12:51 PM to 1:43 PM
Varjyam – 4:05 AM to 5:34 AM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on April 20, 2018
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:02 PM to 12:50 PM
Amirta Kalam – 1:02 PM to 2:32 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – 3:26 AM to before sunrise on April 19
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Shobhana (good) till 11:11 AM on April 20. Then onward it is Atiganda (bad) till 8:10 AM on April 21.

Karana – Bava (good) till 9:56 AM on April 20. Then onward it is Balava (good) till 8:46 PM on April 20. Then onward it is Kaulava (good) till 7:36 AM on April 21.