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Hindu Calendar – October 18, 2018


Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Thursday, October 18, 2018 – Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 2:32 PM on October 18. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 4:39 PM on October 19. (Time applicable in north, south and eastern parts of India.) All time based on India Standard Time.

Good – Auspicious time on October 18, 2018, as per Hindu Calendar –  There is no good and auspicious time on the entire day.

Nakshatra – Shravana or Thiruvonam or Sravana Nakshatra on the entire day on October 18 and till 12:42 AM on October 19. (Time applicable in north, south and eastern parts of India.)

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa, north Karnataka and south Rajasthan), Shravan or Thiruvonam or Sravana Nakshatra on the entire day on October 18 and till 12:34 AM on October 19.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Makar Rashi till 1:59 PM on October 19. (Time applicable in north, south and eastern parts of India.)

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Makar Rashi till 2:02 PM on October 19.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –
Kali Yuga Year – 5120

Vikram Samvat 2075 – Ashwin Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing or light phase of moon  in Ashwin 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 – Ashwin Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Ashwin month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Vilambi Nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1940 – Ashwin Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Ashwin month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Ashwin Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Ashwin month till 3:29 PM on October 18. Then onward it is Ashwin Shukla Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Ashwin Mahina till 5:57 PM on October 19. This time is applicable only in western parts of India.)

Vikram Samvat 2074 - Ashwin Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing or light phase of moon  in Ashwin month in Gujarat. (It is Ashwin Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Ashwin month till 3:29 PM on October 18. Then onward it is Ashwin Shukla Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Ashwin Mahina till 5:57 PM on October 19. This time is applicable only in western parts of India.)

1st day of Aippasi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vilambi Nama Year)
1st day of Thula Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1194)
31st day of Ashwin Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1425)

Bad Period on October 18, 2018
Rahukalam – 1:38 PM to 3:05 PM
Yamagandam – 6:26 AM to 7:52 AM
Gulikai – 9:19 AM to 10:45 AM
Durmuhurtham – 10:16 AM to 11:03 AM
Durmuhurtham – 2:53 PM to 3:39 PM
Varjyam – 1:59 AM to 3:48 AM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on October 18, 2018
Abhijit Muhurta – 11:49 AM to 12:35 PM
Amrita Kalam – 12:50 PM to 2:38 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Dhriti (good) till 9:47 AM on October 18. Then onward it is Shoola (bad) till 10:43 AM on October 19.

Karana – Balava (good) till 2:10 AM on October 18. Then onward it is Kaulava (good) till 3:29 PM on October 18. Then onward it is Taitila (good) till 4:45 AM on Oct 19.