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Hindu Calendar – August 15, 2018

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Wednesday, August 15, 2018 – Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 7:24 AM on August 15. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 6:08 AM on August 16. All time based on India Standard Time.

Good – Auspicious time on August 15, 2018, as per Hindu Calendar –  Good and auspicious time on the entire day.

Nakshatra – Hasta or Hastam Nakshatra till 9:12 PM on August 15. Then onward it is Chitra or Chithirai or Chithira Nakshatra till 8:56 PM on August 16.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Hasta or Hastam Nakshatra till 4:13 PM on August 15. Then onward it is Chitra or Chithirai or Chithira Nakshatra till 3:48 PM on August 16.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Kanya Rashi till 9:05 AM on August 16.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Kanya Rashi till 3:55 AM on August 16.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –
Kali Yuga Year – 5120

Vikram Samvant 2075 – Shravan Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Shravan 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 – Shravan Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Shravan month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Vilambi Nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1940 – Shravan Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Shravan month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Shravan Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Shravan month till 3:28 AM on August 15. Then onward it is Shravan Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Shravan month till 1:52 AM on August 16. This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2074 - Shravan Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Shravan month in Gujarat. (It is Shravan Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Shravan month till 3:28 AM on August 15. Then onward it is Shravan Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Shravan month till 1:52 AM on August 16. This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

30th day of Aadi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vilambi Nama Year)
30th day of Karkidaka Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1193)
29th day of Shraban Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1425)

Bad Period on August 15, 2018
Rahukalam – 12:31 PM to 2:08 PM
Yamagandam – 7:41 AM to 9:18 AM
Gulikai – 10:54 AM to 12:31 PM
Durmuhurtham – 11:25 PM on August 14 to 12:09 AM on August 15
Durmuhurtham – 12:05 AM to 12:57 AM
Varjyam – 1:02 AM to 2:53 AM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on August 15, 2018
Abhijita Muhurta – not present
Amirta Kalam – 10:30 AM to 12:01 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – sunrise to 9:08 AM
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Sadhya (good) till 6:45 PM on August 15. Then onward it is Shubha (good) till 4:49 PM on August 16.

Karana – Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 3:28 AM on August 15. Then onward it is Bava (good) till 2:34 PM on August 15. Then onward it is Balava (good) till 1:52 AM on August 16.