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Hindu Calendar – October 20, 2018

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Saturday, October 20, 2018 – Shukla Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 6:33 PM on October 20. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 8:10 PM on October 21. All time based on India Standard Time.

Good – Auspicious time on October 20, 2018, as per Hindu Calendar –  There is no good and auspicious time on the day.

Nakshatra – Dhanishta or Avittam Nakshatra till 3:16 AM on October 20. Then onward it is Shatabhisha or Sadayam or Chathayam Nakshatra till 5:34 AM on October 21.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa, north Karnataka and south Rajasthan), Dhanishta or Avittam Nakshatra till 3:24 AM on October 20. Then onward it is Shatabhisha or Sadayam or Chathayam Nakshatra till 5:48 AM on October 21.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Kumbha Rashi till 1:04 AM on October 22.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Kumbha Rashi till 1:13 AM on October 22.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –
Ekadasi Fasting

Kali Yuga Year – 5120

Vikram Samvant 2075 – Ashwin Shukla Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh 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 Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh 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 Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Ashwin month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Ashwin Shukla Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Ashwin month till 8:01 PM on October 20. Then onward it is Ashwin Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Ashwin Mahina till 9:31 PM on October 21. This time is applicable only in western parts of India.)

Vikram Samvant 2074 - Ashwin Shukla Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waxing or light phase of moon  in Ashwin month in Gujarat. (It is Ashwin Shukla Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Ashwin month till 8:01 PM on October 20. Then onward it is Ashwin Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Ashwin Mahina till 9:31 PM on October 21. This time is applicable only in western parts of India.)

3rd day of Aipassi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vilambi Nama Year)
3rd day of Thula Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1194)
2nd day of Kartik Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1425)

Bad Period on October 20, 2018
Rahukalam – 9:19 AM to 10:45 AM
Yamagandam – 1:38 PM to 3:04 PM
Gulikai – 6:27 AM to 7:53 AM
Durmuhurtham – 6:27 AM to 7:59 AM
Varjyam – 11:19 AM to 1:08 PM

Panchak (bad) – the entire day

Good Time on October 20, 2018
Abhijita Muhurta – 11:49 AM to 12:35 PM
Amirta Kalam – 9:53 PM to 11:38 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Ganda (bad) till 11:22 AM on October 20. Then onward it is Vriddhi (good) till 11:38 AM on October 21.

Karana – Vanija (good) till 7:03 AM on Oct 20. Then onward it is Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 8:01 PM on October 20. Then onward it is Bava (good) till 8:51 AM on Oct 21.