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Hindu Calendar – May 20, 2018


Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Sunday, May 20, 2018 – Shukla Paksha Panchami and Sashti Tithi or the fifth and sixth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 6:26 AM on May 20. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 4:00 AM on May 21. All time based on India Standard Time.

Good – Auspicious time on May 20, 2018, as per Hindu Calendar – Good and auspicious time on the entire day.
                                                                       
Nakshatra – Punarvasu or Punirtham Nakshatram till 4:11 AM on May 20. Then onward it is Pushya or Poosam or Pooyam Nakshatra till 2:31 AM on May 21.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Punarvasu or Punirtham Nakshatram till 12:25 AM on May 20. Then onward it is Pushya or Poosam or Pooyam Nakshatra till 10:45 PM on May 21. Then onward it is Aslesha or Ayiliyam Nakshatra till 9:25 PM on May 21.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Karka Rashi till 12:59 AM on May 22.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Karka Rashi till 9:25 PM on May 21.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Muruga Sashti Fasting

Kali Yuga Year – 5120

Vikram Samvant 2075 – Adhik Jyeshta Shukla Paksha Panchami and Sashti Tithi or the fifth and sixth 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 Panchami and Sashti Tithi or the fifth and sixth 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 Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in extra Jyeshta month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Adhik Jyeshta Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in extra Jyeshta month till 2:44 AM on May 20. Then onward it is Adhik Jyeshta Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in extra Jyeshta month till 12:18 AM on May 21). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2074 - Adhik Jyeshta Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in extra Jyeshta month in Gujarat. (It is Adhik Jyeshta Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in extra Jyeshta month till 2:44 AM on May 20. Then onward it is Adhik Jyeshta Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in extra Jyeshta month till 12:18 AM on May 21). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

6th day of Vaigasi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vilambi Nama Year)
6th day of Edava Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1193)
5th day of Jyeshta Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1425)

Bad Period on May 20, 2018
Rahukalam – 5:23 PM to 7:02 PM
Yamagandam – 12:23 PM to 2:03 PM
Gulikai – 3:43 PM to 5:22 PM
Durmuhurtham – 5:16 PM to 6:09 PM
Varjyam – 7:52 AM to 9:21 AM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on May 20, 2018
Abhijita Muhurta – 11:59 AM to 12:47 PM
Amirta Kalam – 4:48 PM to 6:17 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – sunrise on May 20 to 2:41 AM on May 21
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Ganda (bad) till 8:49 AM on May 20. Then onward it is Vriddhi (bad) till 5:50 AM on May 21.

Karana – Balava (good) till 2:44 AM on May 20. Then onward it is Kaulava (good) till 1:29 PM on May 20. Then onward it is Taitila (good) till 12:18 AM on May 21.