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Hindu Calendar – April 8, 2018

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Sunday, April 8, 2018 – Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning or dark phase of moon on the entire day on April 8 and till 12:48 AM on April 9. All time based on India Standard Time.

Good – Auspicious time on April 8, 2018, as per Hindu Calendar –
There is no good and auspicious time on the entire day.
                                                                       
Nakshatra –Purvashada or Pooradam Nakshatra till 4:43 PM on April 8. Then onward it is Uttarashada or Uthiradam Nakshatram till 7:19 PM on April 9.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Purvashada or Pooradam Nakshatra till 5:39 PM on April 8. Then onward it is Uttarashada or Uthiradam Nakshatram till 8:39 PM on April 9.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Dhanu Rashi till 11:23 PM on April 8. Then onward it is Makar Rashi till 10:49 AM on April 11.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Dhanu Rashi till 12:23 AM on April 9.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5120

Vikram Samvant 2075 – Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning or dark 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 – Chaitra Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning or dark phase of moon Chaitra month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Vilambi Nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1940 – Chaitra Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning or dark phase of moon Chaitra month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Chaitra Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Chaitra month on the entire day on April 8 and till 12:48 AM on April 9). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2074 - Chaitra Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Chaitra month in Gujarat. (It is Chaitra Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Chaitra month on the entire day on April 8 and till 12:48 AM on April 9). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

25th day of Panguni Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Hemalambi nama Year)
25th day of Meena Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1193)
24th day of Chaitra Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1424)

Bad Period on April 8, 2018
Rahukalam – 5:10 PM to 6:44 PM
Yamagandam – 12:29 PM to 2:03 PM
Gulikai – 3:36 PM to 5:10 PM
Durmuhurtham – 5:04 PM to 5:54 PM
Varjyam – 1:22 AM to 3:11 AM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on April 8, 2018
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:05 PM to 12:53 PM
Amirta Kalam – 12:12 PM to 2:00 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – 4:51 PM on April 8 to before sunrise on April 9
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Parigha (bad) till 2:56 AM on April 8. Then onward it is Shiva (good) till 3:57 AM on April 9.

Karana – Balava (good) till 12:47 PM on April 8. Then onward it is Kaulava (good) till 2:05 AM on April 9.