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Hindu Calendar – December 18, 2018


Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Tuesday, December 18, 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 Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 3:58 AM on December 18. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 4:09 AM on December 19. (Time applicable in all north, south and eastern parts of India.) All time based on India Standard Time.

Good – Auspicious time on December 18, 2018, as per Hindu Calendar – Good and auspicious time till 7:50 PM.

Nakshatra – Revati Nakshatra till 1:02 AM on December 18. Then onward it is Ashwini or Aswathy Nakshatra till 1:50 AM on December 19. (Time applicable in north, south and eastern parts of India.)

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa, north Karnataka and south Rajasthan), Revati Nakshatra till 4:17 AM on December 18. Then onward it is Ashwini or Aswathy Nakshatra till 4:38 AM on December 19.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Meena Rashi till 1:02 AM on December 18. Then onward it is Mesha Rashi till 8:05 AM on December 20. (Time applicable in all north, south and eastern parts of India.)

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Meena Rashi till 4:17 AM on December 18. Then onward it is Mesha Rashi till 9:59 AM on December 20.

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

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

Vilambi Nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1940 – Margashirsha Shukla Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Margashirsha month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Margashirsha Shukla Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Margashirsha Mahina till 7:57 AM on December 18. Then onward it is Margashirsha Shukla Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Margashirsha Mahina till 7:35 AM on December 19. This time is applicable only in western parts of India.)

Vikram Samvat 2075 - Margashirsha Shukla Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Margashirsha month in Gujarat. (It is Margashirsha Shukla Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Margashirsha Mahina till 7:57 AM on December 18. Then onward it is Margashirsha Shukla Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Margashirsha Mahina till 7:35 AM on December 19. This time is applicable only in western parts of India.)

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

Bad Period on December 18, 2018
Rahukalam – 3:04 PM to 4:23 PM
Yamagandam – 9:43 AM to 11:03 AM
Gulikai – 12:23 PM to 1:43 PM
Durmuhurtham – 9:11 AM to 9:54 AM
Durmuhurtham – 11:04 PM to 11:57 PM
Varjyam – not present

Panchak (bad) – till 1:02 AM.

Good Time on December 18, 2018
Abhijit Muhurta – 12:02 PM to 12:45 PM
Amrita Kalam – 1:46 AM to 3:27 AM
Amrita Kalam – 9:20 PM to 10:57 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – sunrise Dec 18 to 1:47 AM on Dec 19
Amrita Siddhi Yog – sunrise on Dec 18 to 1:47 AM on Dec 19
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Variyan (bad) till 1:08 AM on December 18. Then onward it is Parigha (bad) till 11:51 PM on December 18. Then onward it is Shiva (good) till 9:56 PM on December 19.

Karana – Garaja (good) till 7:57 AM on December 18. Then onward it is Vanija (good) till 7:52 PM on December 18. Then onward it is Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 7:35 AM on December 19.



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