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Hindu Calendar – July 20, 2018


Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Friday, July 20, 2018 – Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon till 5:23 PM on July 20. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing phase of moon till 5:02 PM on July 21. All time based on India Standard Time.

Good – Auspicious time on July 20, 2018, as per Hindu Calendar –  Good and auspicious time on the entire day.

Nakshatra – Chitra or Chithirai or Chithira Nakshatra till 1:04 PM on July 20. Then onward it is Swathi or Chothi Nakshatram till 1:22 PM on July 21.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Chitra or Chithirai or Chithira Nakshatra till 8:09 AM on July 20. Then onward it is Swathi or Chothi Nakshatram till 9:08 AM on July 21.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Kanya Rashi till 1:08 AM on July 20. Then onward it is Tula Rashi till 7:58 AM on July 22.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Kanya Rashi till 7:56 PM on July 19. Then onward it is Tula Rashi till 4:16 AM on July 22.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5120

Vikram Samvant 2075 – Ashada Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Ashada 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 – Ashada Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in real Jyeshta month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Vilambi Nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1940 – Ashada Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Ashada month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Ashad Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Ashada month till 1:19 PM on July 20. Then onward Ashad Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing phase of moon in Ashada month till 1:44 PM on July 21).  This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2074 - Ashada Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Ashada month in Gujarat. (It is Ashad Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Ashada month till 1:19 PM on July 20. Then onward Ashad Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing phase of moon in Ashada month till 1:44 PM on July 21).  This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

4th day of Aadi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vilambi Nama Year)
4th day of Karkidaka Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1193)
3rd day of Shraban Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1425)

Bad Period on July 20, 2018
Rahukalam – 10:53 AM to 12:33 PM
Yamagandam – 3:53 PM to 5:33 PM
Gulikai – 7:33 AM to 9:13 AM
Durmuhurtham – 8:33 AM to 9:26 AM
Durmuhurtham – 1:00 PM to 1:53 PM
Varjyam – 1:59 PM to 3:39 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on July 20, 2018
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:09 PM to 12:57 PM
Amirta Kalam – 1:41 AM to 3:18 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Siddha (good) till 8:19 AM on July 20. Then onward it is Sadhya (good) till 7:32 AM on July 21.

Karana – Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 1:22 AM on July 20. Then onward it is Bava (good) till 1:19 PM on July 20. Then onward it is Balava (good) till 1:26 AM on July 21.