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Hindu Calendar – August 17, 2018


Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Friday, August 17, 2018 – Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 5:17 AM on August 17. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 4:56 AM on August 18. All time based on India Standard Time.

Good – Auspicious time on August 17, 2018, as per Hindu Calendar –  Good and auspicious time till 4:10 PM.

Nakshatra – Swathi or Chothi Nakshatra till 9:08 PM on August 17. Then onward it is Vishakha or Vishakam Nakshatra till 9:50 PM on August 18.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Swathi or Chothi Nakshatra till 4:11 PM on August 17. Then onward it is Vishakha or Vishakam Nakshatra till 5:21 PM on August 18.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Tula Rashi till 3:39 PM on August 18.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Tula Rashi till 10:59 AM on August 18.

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

Vikram Samvant 2075 – Shravan Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh 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 Saptami Tithi or the seventh 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 Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Shravan month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Shravan Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Shravan month till 1:02 AM on August 17. Then onward it is Shravan Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Shravan month till 1:01 AM on August 18. This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2074 - Shravan Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Shravan month in Gujarat. (It is Shravan Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Shravan month till 1:02 AM on August 17. Then onward it is Shravan Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Shravan month till 1:01 AM on August 178. This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

1st day of Aavani Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vilambi Nama Year)
1st day of Chinga Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1194)
31st day of Shraban Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1425)

Bad Period on August 17, 2018
Rahukalam – 10:54 AM to 12:31 PM
Yamagandam – 3:44 PM to 5:20 PM
Gulikai – 7:41 AM to 9:18 AM
Durmuhurtham – 8:39 AM to 9:31 AM
Durmuhurtham – 12:57 PM to 1:48 PM
Varjyam – 10:03 PM to 11:44 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on August 17, 2018
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:07 PM to 12:55 PM
Amirta Kalam – 7:15 AM to 8:52 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Shukla (good) till 3:33 PM on August 17. Then onward it is Brahma (good) till 2:54 PM on August 18.

Karana – Taitila (good) till 1:02 AM on August 17. Then onward it is Garaja (good) till 12:55 PM on August 17. Then onward it is Vanija (good) till 1:01 AM on August 18.