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Hindu Calendar – August 27, 2018

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Monday, August 27, 2018 – Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. 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. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning or dark phase of moon till 6:55 PM on August 28. All time based on India Standard Time.

Good – Auspicious time on August 27, 2018, as per Hindu Calendar –  Good and auspicious time on the entire day.

Nakshatra – Shathabhisha or Sadayam or Chathayam Nakshatra till 3:02 PM on August 27. Then onward it is Purvabhadrapada or Pooruruttathi Nakshatra till 4:49 PM on August 28.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Shathabhisha or Sadayam or Chathayam Nakshatra till 3:04 PM on August 27. Then onward it is Purvabhadrapada or Pooruruttathi Nakshatra till 5:09 PM on August 28.

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 –

Kali Yuga Year – 5120

Vikram Samvant 2075 – Bhadrapad Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Bhadra 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 Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Shravan month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Vilambi Nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1940 – Shravan Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Shravan month in Maharashtra and Goa. (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. Then onward it is Shravan Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Shravan month till 8:40 PM on August 28. This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2074 - Shravan Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Shravan month in Gujarat. (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. Then onward it is Shravan Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Shravan month till 8:40 PM on August 28. This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

11th day of Aavani Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vilambi Nama Year)
11th day of Chinga Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1194)
10th day of Bhadra Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1425)

Bad Period on August 27, 2018
Rahukalam – 7:43 AM to 9:18 AM
Yamagandam – 10:53 AM to 12:28 PM
Gulikai – 2:03 PM to 3:38 PM
Durmuhurtham – 12:54 PM to 1:44 PM
Varjyam – 10:01 PM to 11:45 PM

Panchak (bad) – the entire day

Good Time on August 27, 2018
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:04 PM to 12:52 PM
Amirta Kalam – 7:07 AM to 8:53 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Sukarman (good) till 9:13 PM on August 27. Then onward it is Dhriti (good) till 9:20 PM on August 28.


Karana – Balava (good) till 6:23 AM on August 27. Then onward it is Kaulava (good) till 7:15 PM on August 27. Then onward it is Taitila (good) till 8:00 AM on August 28.