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Hindu Calendar – May 6, 2018


Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Sunday, May 6, 2018 – Kishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Kishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning or dark phase of moon till 1:39 PM on May 6. Then onward it is Kishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning or dark phase of moon till 3:40 PM on May 7. All time based on India Standard Time.

Good – Auspicious time on May 6, 2018, as per Hindu Calendar – Good and auspicious time till 3:50 PM.
                                                                       
Nakshatra – Uttara Shada or Uthradam Nakshatram on the entire day on May 6 and till 2:37 AM on May 7.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Purva Shada or Pooradam Nakshatra till 1:33 AM on May 6. Then onward it is Uttara Shada or Uthradam Nakshatram till 4:40 AM on May 7.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Dhanu Rashi till 6:38 AM on May 6. Then onward it is Makar Rashi till 6:12 PM on May 8.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Dhanu Rashi till 6:38 AM on May 6. Then onward it is Makar Rashi till 8:59 PM on May 8.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5120

Vikram Samvant 2075 – Nija Jyeshta Kishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in 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 – Vaishakh Kishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning or dark phase of moon Vaishakh month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Vilambi Nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1940 – Vaishakh Kishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Vaishakh Month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Vaishakh Kishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Vaishakh month till 3:55 PM on May 6. Then onward it is Vaishakh Kishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Vaishakh month till 6:28 PM on May 7). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2074 - Vaishakh Kishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Vaishakh Month in Gujarat. (It is Vaishakh Kishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Vaishakh month till 3:55 PM on May 6. Then onward it is Vaishakh Kishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Vaishakh month till 6:28 PM on May 7). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

23rd day of Chithirai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vilambi Nama Year)
23rd day of Meena Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1193)
22nd day of Baishakh Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1425)

Bad Period on May 6, 2018
Rahukalam – 5:18 PM to 6:56 PM
Yamagandam – 12:34 PM to 2:02 PM
Gulikai – 3:40 PM to 5:18 PM
Durmuhurtham – 5:11 PM to 6:03 PM
Varjyam – 10:35 AM to 12:24 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on May 6, 2018
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:00 PM to 12:48 PM
Amirta Kalam – 9:26 PM to 11:15 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – sunrise on May 6 to 2:41 AM on May 7.
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – 1:47 PM on May 6 to 2:41 AM on May 7.

Yog – Sadhya (good) till 11:55 AM on May 6. Then onward it is Shubha (good) till 12:57 PM on May 7.

Karana – Garaja (good) till 2:38 AM on May 6. Then onward it is Vanija (good) till 3:55 PM on May 6. Then onward it is Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 5:13 AM on May 7.