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Hindu Calendar – August 23, 2018


Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Thursday, August 23, 2018 – Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 10:21 AM on August 23. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 12:24 PM on August 24. All time based on India Standard Time.

Good – Auspicious time on August 23, 2018, as per Hindu Calendar –  Good and auspicious time on the entire day.

Nakshatra – Purva Shada or Pooradam Nakshatra till 5:11 AM on August 23. Then onward it is Uttara Shada or Uthiradam Nakshatra till 7:47 AM on August 24.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Purva Shada or Pooradam Nakshatra till 3:39 AM on August 23. Then onward it is Uttara Shada or Uthiradam Nakshatra till 6:48 AM on August 24.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Dhanu Rashi till 11:50 AM on August 23. Then onward it is Makar Rashi till 11:38 PM on August 25.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Dhanu Rashi till 10:27 AM on August 23. Then onward it is Makar Rashi till 11:15 PM on August 25.


Kali Yuga Year – 5120

Vikram Samvant 2075 – Shravan Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth 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 Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth 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 Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Shravan month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Shravan Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Shravan month till 10:15 AM on August 23. Then onward it is Shravan Shukla Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Shravan month till 12:50 PM on August 24. This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2074 - Shravan Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Shravan month in Gujarat. (It is Shravan Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Shravan month till 10:15 AM on August 23. Then onward it is Shravan Shukla Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Shravan month till 12:50 PM on August 24. This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

7th day of Aavani Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vilambi Nama Year)
7th day of Chinga Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1194)
6th day of Bhadra Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1425)

Bad Period on August 23, 2018
Rahukalam – 2:05 PM to 3:41 PM
Yamagandam – 6:07 AM to 7:42 AM
Gulikai – 9:18 AM to 10:54 AM
Durmuhurtham – 10:22 AM to 11:13 AM
Durmuhurtham – 3:28 PM to 4:19 PM
Varjyam – 12:42 PM to 2:31 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on August 23, 2018
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:05 PM to 12:53 PM
Amirta Kalam – 10:14 PM on August 22 to 12:03 AM on August 23
Amirta Kalam – 11:34 PM on August 23 to 1:22 AM on August 24
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Aayushman (good) till 6:08 PM on August 23. Then onward it is Saubhagya (good) till 7:11 PM on August 24.

Karana – Balava (good) till 10:15 AM on August 23. Then onward it is Kaulava (good) till 11:33 PM on August 23. Then onward it is Taitila (good) till 12:50 PM on August 24.