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Hindu Calendar – May 17, 2018


Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Thursday, May 17, 2018 – Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 1:35 PM on May 17. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 11:19 AM on May 18. All time based on India Standard Time.

Good – Auspicious time on May 17, 2018, as per Hindu Calendar – Good and auspicious time on the entire day.
                                                                       
Nakshatra – Rohini Nakshatram till 8:53 AM on May 17. Then onward it is Mrigasira or Makayiram Nakshatra till 7:27AM on May 18.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Rohini Nakshatram till 6:48 AM on May 17. Then onward it is Mrigasira or Makayiram Nakshatra till 4:34 AM on May 18.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Vrishabha Rashi till 8:10 PM on May 17. Mithuna Rashi till 10:35 PM on May 19.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Vrishabha Rashi till 5:41 PM on May 17. Mithuna Rashi till 6:54 PM on May 19.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5120

Vikram Samvant 2075 – Adhik Jyeshta Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waxing or light phase of moon in extra Jyeshta 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 – Adhik Jyeshta Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waxing or light phase of moon in extra Jyeshta month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Vilambi Nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1940 – Adhik Jyeshta Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waxing or light phase of moon in extra Jyeshta month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Adhik Jyeshta Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waxing or light phase of moon in extra Jyeshta month till 11:27 AM on May 17. Then onward it is Adhik Jyeshta Shukla Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waxing or light phase of moon in extra Jyeshta month till 8:24 AM on May 18). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2074 - Adhik Jyeshta Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waxing or light phase of moon in extra Jyeshta month in Gujarat. (It is Adhik Jyeshta Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waxing or light phase of moon in extra Jyeshta month till 11:27 AM on May 17. Then onward it is Adhik Jyeshta Shukla Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waxing or light phase of moon in extra Jyeshta month till 8:24 AM on May 18). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

3rd day of Vaigasi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vilambi Nama Year)
3rd day of Edava Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1193)
2nd day of Jyeshta Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1425)

Bad Period on May 17, 2018
Rahukalam – 2:03 PM to 3:42 PM
Yamagandam – 5:46 AM to 7:25 AM
Gulikai – 9:04 AM to 10:44 AM
Durmuhurtham – 10:11 AM to 11:04 AM
Durmuhurtham – 3:29 PM to 4:21 PM
Varjyam – 11:32 PM on May 16 to 12:59 AM on May 17
Varjyam – 11:53 AM to 1:20 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on May 17, 2018
Abhijita Muhurta – 11:59 AM to 12:47 PM
Amirta Kalam – 3:54 AM to 5:21 AM
Amirta Kalam – 8:35 PM to 10:02 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – 11:10 AM on May 15 to before sunrise on May 17
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Sukarman (good) till 7:04 PM on May 17. Then onward it is Dhriti (good) till 3:30 PM on May 18.

Karana – Balava (good) till 12:58 AM on May 17. Then onward it is Kaulava (good) till 11:27 AM on May 17. Then onward it is Taitila (good) till 9:56 PM on May 17. Then onward it is Garaja (good) till 8:25 AM on May 18.