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Hindu Calendar – August 26, 2018


Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Sunday, August 26, 2018 – Purnima Tithi or the full moon day in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Purnima Tithi or the full moon day till 4:17 PM on August 26. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning or dark phase of moon till 5:50 PM on August 27. All time based on India Standard Time.

Good – Auspicious time on August 26, 2018, as per Hindu Calendar –  Good and auspicious time on the entire day.

Nakshatra – Dhanishta or Sravishta or Avittam Nakshatra till 12:52 PM on August 26. Then onward it is Shathabhisha or Sadayam or Chathayam Nakshatra till 3:02 PM on August 27.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Dhanishta or Sravishta or Avittam Nakshatra till 12:36 PM on August 26. Then onward it is Shathabhisha or Sadayam or Chathayam Nakshatra till 3:04 PM on August 27.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Kumbha Rashi till 10:23 AM on August 28

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Kumbha Rashi till 10:40 AM on August 28

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –
Purnima
Raksha Bandhan
Yajur Vedi Upakarma
Jandhyala Purnima
Avani Avittam

Kali Yuga Year – 5120

Vikram Samvant 2075 – Shravan Purnima Tithi or the full moon day 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 Purnima Tithi or the full moon day in Shravan month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Vilambi Nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1940 – Shravan Purnima Tithi or the full moon day in Shravan month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Shravan Purnima Tithi or the full moon day in Shravan month till 5:26 PM on August 26. Then onward it is Shravan Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Shravan month till 7:14 PM on August 27. This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2074 - Shravan Purnima Tithi or the full moon day in Shravan month in Gujarat. (It is Shravan Purnima Tithi or the full moon day in Shravan month till 5:26 PM on August 26. Then onward it is Shravan Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Shravan month till 7:14 PM on August 27. This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

10th day of Aavani Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vilambi Nama Year)
10th day of Chinga Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1194)
9th day of Bhadra Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1425)

Bad Period on August 26, 2018
Rahukalam – 5:14 PM to 6:49 PM
Yamagandam – 12:28 PM to 2:04 PM
Gulikai – 3:39 PM to 5:14 PM
Durmuhurtham – 5:08 PM to 5:59 PM
Varjyam – 8:32 PM to 10:18 PM

Panchak (bad) – the entire day

Good Time on August 26, 2018
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:05 PM to 12:53 PM
Amirta Kalam – 1:00 AM to 2:47 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Atiganda (bad) till 8:48 PM on August 26. Then onward it is Sukarman (good) till 9:13 PM on August 27.

Karana – Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 4:23 AM on August 26. Then onward it is Bava (good) till 5:26 PM on August 26. Then onward it is Balava (good) till 6:23 AM on August 27.