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Hindu Calendar – October 2, 2018


Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Tuesday, October 2, 2018 – Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning or dark phase of moon  in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning or dark phase of moon till 2:32 AM on October 2. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning or dark phase of moon till 12:22 AM on October 3. All time based on India Standard Time.

Good – Auspicious time on October 2, 2018, as per Hindu Calendar – There is no good and auspicious time on the entire day.

Nakshatra – Mrigasira or Makayiram Nakshatra till 12:33 AM on October 2. Ardra or Arudhara or Thiruvathira Nakshatra till 10:58 PM on October 2. Then onward it is Punarvasu or Punartham Nakshatra till 9:23 PM on October 3

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Mrigasira or Makayiram Nakshatra till 12:52 AM on October 2. Ardra or Arudhara or Thiruvathira Nakshatra till 11:46 PM on October 2. Then onward it is Punarvasu or Punartham Nakshatra till 10:24 PM on October 3

Rashi or Moon Sign – Mithuna Rashi till 3:47 PM on Oct 3.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Mithuna Rashi till 4:46 PM on Oct 3.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –


Kali Yuga Year – 5120

Vikram Samvat 2075 – Ashwin Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning or dark 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 Samvatsara/ Shalivahana Saka 1940 – Bhadrapad Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Bhadrapad month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Vilambi Nama Samvatsara/ Shalivahana Saka 1940 – Bhadrapada Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning or dark phase of moon  in Bhadrapad month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Bhadrapada Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning or dark phase of moon  in Bhadrapad month till 4:09 AM on October 2. Then onward it is Bhadrapada Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Bhadrapad month till 2:17 AM on October 3. This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvat 2074 - Bhadrapada Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning or dark phase of moon  in Bhadrapad month in Gujarat. (It is Bhadrapada Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning or dark phase of moon  in Bhadrapad month till 4:09 AM on October 2. Then onward it is Bhadrapada Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Bhadrapad month till 2:17 AM on October 3. This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

16th day of Puratassi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vilambi Nama Year)
16th day of Kanni Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1194)
15th day of Ashwin Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1425)

Bad Period on October 2, 2018
Rahukalam – 3:14 PM to 4:43 PM
Yamagandam – 9:47 AM to 10:47 AM
Gulikai – 12:16 PM to 1:45 PM
Durmuhurtham – 8:41 AM to 9:30 AM
Durmuhurtham – 11:03 PM to 11:52 PM
Varjyam – 8:53 AM to 10:24 AM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on October 2, 2018
Abhijit Muhurta – 11:52 AM to 12:40 PM
Amrita Kalam – 2:13 PM to 3:45 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – sunrise on Oct 1 to 12:04 AM on Oct 2
Amrita Siddhi Yog – sunrise on Oct 1 to 12:04 AM on Oct 2
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Variyan (bad) till 3:10 PM on Oct 2. Then onward it is Parigha (bad) till 12:25 PM on Oct 3.

Karana – Bava (good) till 4:09 AM on October 2. Then onward it is Balava (good) till 3:15 PM on Oct 2. Then onward it is Kaulava (good) till 2:17 AM on October 3.