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Hindu Calendar – August 21, 2018


Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Tuesday, August 21, 2018 – Shukla Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 6:55 AM on August 21. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 8:29 AM on August 22. All time based on India Standard Time.

Good – Auspicious time on August 21, 2018, as per Hindu Calendar –  There is no good and auspicious time on the entire day.

Nakshatra – Jyeshta or Kettai or Triketta Nakshatra till 12:42 AM on August 21. Then onward it is Mool or Moolam Nakshatra till 2:47 AM on August 22.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Mool or Moolam Nakshatra on the entire day on August 21 and till 12:34 AM on August 22.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Vrischika Rashi till 12:42 AM on August 21. Then onward it is Dhanu Rashi till 11:50 AM on August 23

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Vrischika Rashi till 9:41 PM on August 20. Then onward it is Dhanu Rashi till 10:27 AM on August 23.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – 
Avani Moolam
Mangala Gouri Puja
Bhoum Vrat

Kali Yuga Year – 5120

Vikram Samvant 2075 – Shravan Shukla Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth 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 Dasami Tithi or the tenth 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 Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Shravan month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Shravan Shukla Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Shravan month till 5:16 AM on August 21. Then onward it is Shravan Shukla Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Shravan month till 7:40 AM on August 22. This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2074 - Shravan Shukla Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Shravan month in Gujarat. (It is Shravan Shukla Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Shravan month till 5:16 AM on August 21. Then onward it is Shravan Shukla Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Shravan month till 7:40 AM on August 22. This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

5th day of Aavani Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vilambi Nama Year)
5th day of Chinga Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1194)
4th day of Bhadra Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1425)

Bad Period on August 21, 2018
Rahukalam – 3:42 PM to 5:18 PM
Yamagandam – 9:18 AM to 10:54 AM
Gulikai – 12:30 PM to 2:06 PM
Durmuhurtham – 8:40 AM to 9:31 AM
Durmuhurtham – 11:22 PM on August 21 to 12:08 AM to August 22
Varjyam – 10:46 PM on August 21 to 12:34 AM on August 22

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on August 21, 2018
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:06 PM to 12:54 PM
Amirta Kalam – 5:24 PM to 7:11 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Vishkambha (bad) till 4:02 PM on August 21. Then onward it is Priti (good) till 5:03 PM on August 22.

Karana – Garaja (good) till 5:16 AM on August 21. Then onward it is Vanija (good) till 6:26 PM on August 21. Then onward it is Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 7:40 AM on August 22.