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Hindu Calendar – October 21, 2018


Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Sunday, October 21, 2018 – Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. 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. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 9:21 PM on October 22. All time based on India Standard Time.

Good – Auspicious time on October 21, 2018, as per Hindu Calendar –  There is no good and auspicious time on the day.

Nakshatra – Shatabhisha or Sadayam or Chathayam Nakshatra till 5:34 AM on October 21. Then onward it is Purvabhadrapada or Pooruruttathi Nakshatra till 7:35 AM on October 22.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa, north Karnataka and south Rajasthan), Shatabhisha or Sadayam or Chathayam Nakshatra till 5:48 AM on October 21. Then onward it is Purvabhadrapada or Pooruruttathi Nakshatra till 7:36 AM on October 22.

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 –

Kali Yuga Year – 5120

Vikram Samvant 2075 – Ashwin Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth 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 Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth 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 Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Ashwin month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Ashwin Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Ashwin month till 9:31 PM on October 21. Then onward it is Ashwin Shukla Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Ashwin Mahina till 10:23 PM on October 22. This time is applicable only in western parts of India.)

Vikram Samvant 2074 - Ashwin Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing or light phase of moon  in Ashwin month in Gujarat. (It is Ashwin Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Ashwin month till 9:31 PM on October 21. Then onward it is Ashwin Shukla Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Ashwin Mahina till 10:23 PM on October 22. This time is applicable only in western parts of India.)

4th day of Aipassi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vilambi Nama Year)
4th day of Thula Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1194)
3rd day of Kartik Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1425)

Bad Period on October 21, 2018
Rahukalam – 4:29 PM to 5:55 PM
Yamagandam – 12:11 PM to 1:37 PM
Gulikai – 3:03 PM to 4:29 PM
Durmuhurtham – 4:23 PM to 5:10 PM
Varjyam – 12:41 PM to 2:24 PM

Panchak (bad) – the entire day

Good Time on October 21, 2018
Abhijita Muhurta – 11:49 AM to 12:35 PM
Amirta Kalam – 11:00 PM on Oct 21 to 12:44 AM on Oct 22
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – 5:04 AM to 7:39 PM

Yog – Vriddhi (good) till 11:38 AM on October 21. Then onward it is Dhruva (good) till 11:26 AM on October 22.

Karana – Bava (good) till 8:51 AM on Oct 21. Then onward it is Balava (good) till 9:31 PM on October 21. Then onward it is Kaulava (good) till 10:02 AM on Oct 22.