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Hindu Calendar – August 8, 2018


Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Wednesday, August 8, 2018 – Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waning or dark phase of moon till 1:07 AM on August 8. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning or dark phase of moon till 10:30 PM on August 8. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waning or dark phase of moon till 8:30 PM on August 9. All time based on India Standard Time.

Good – Auspicious time on August 8, 2018, as per Hindu Calendar –  Good and auspicious time on the entire day.

Nakshatra – Mrigashira or Makayiram Nakshatra till 8:10 AM on August 8. Then onward it is Ardra or Arudara or Thiruvathira Nakshatra till 6:40 AM on August 9.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Mrigashira or Makayiram Nakshatra till 10:48 AM on August 8. Then onward it is Ardra or Arudara or Thiruvathira Nakshatra till 8:25 AM on August 9.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Mithuna Rashi till 11:26 PM on August 9.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Mithuna Rashi till 12:25 AM on August 10.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5120

Vikram Samvant 2075 – Shravan Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning or dark 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 – Ashada Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Ashada month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Vilambi Nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1940 – Ashada Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Ashada month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Ashad Krishna Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Ashada month till 5:15 AM on August 8. Then onward it is Ashad Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Ashada month till 2:10 AM on August 9. This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2074 - Ashada Krishna Paksha Ekadasi and Dwadasi Tithi or the eleventh and twelfth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Ashada month in Gujarat. (It is Ashad Krishna Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Ashada month till 5:15 AM on August 8. Then onward it is Ashad Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Ashada month till 2:10 AM on August 9. This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

23rd day of Aadi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vilambi Nama Year)
23rd day of Karkidaka Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1193)
22nd day of Shraban Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1425)

Bad Period on August 8, 2018
Rahukalam – 12:32 PM to 2:10 PM
Yamagandam – 7:39 AM to 9:17 AM
Gulikai – 10:54 AM to 12:32 PM
Durmuhurtham – 11:27 PM on August 7 to 12:11 AM on August 8
Durmuhurtham – 12:06 PM to 12:58 PM
Varjyam – 6:22 PM to 7:48 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on August 8, 2018
Abhijita Muhurta – not present
Amirta Kalam – 2:42 AM to 4:10 AM
Amirta Kalam – 11:24 PM on August 8 to 12:51 AM on August 9
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – sunrise to 8:08 AM
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Vyaghata (bad) till 3:19 AM on August 8. Then onward it is Harshana (good) till 11:45 PM on August 8. Then onward it is Vajra (good) till 7:54 PM on August 9.

Karana – Balava (good) till 5:15 AM on August 8. Then onward it is Kaulava (good) till 3:46 PM on August 8. Then onward it is Taitila (good) till 2:10 AM on August 9.