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Hindu Calendar – December 21, 2018


Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Friday, December 21, 2018 – Shukla Paksha Chaturdashi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Trayodashi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 2:59 AM on December 21. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Chaturdashi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 1:45 AM on December 22. (Time applicable in all north, south and eastern parts of India.) All time based on India Standard Time.

Good – Auspicious time on December 21, 2018, as per Hindu Calendar – Good and auspicious time on the entire day.

Nakshatra – Kartika or Krithigai or Krittika Nakshatra till 1:57 AM on December 21. Then onward it is Rohini Nakshatra till 1:20 AM on December 22. (Time applicable in north, south and eastern parts of India.)

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa, north Karnataka and south Rajasthan), Kartika or Krithigai or Krittika Nakshatra till 3:04 AM on December 21. Then onward it is Rohini Nakshatra till 1:22 AM on December 22.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Vrishabha Rashi till 12:53 PM on December 22. (Time applicable in all north, south and eastern parts of India.)

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Vrishabha Rashi till 12:21 PM on December 22.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –
Pishach Mochan Shradh
Uttarayan in some calendars

Kali Yuga Year – 5120

Vikram Samvat 2075 – Margashirsha Shukla Paksha Chaturdashi Tithi or the fourteenth 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 Samvatsara/ Shalivahana Saka 1940 – Margashirsha Shukla Paksha Chaturdashi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Margashirsha month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Vilambi Nama Samvatsara/ Shalivahana Saka 1940 – Margashirsha Shukla Paksha Chaturdashi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Margashirsha month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Margashirsha Shukla Paksha Trayodashi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Margashirsha Mahina till 4:35 AM on December 21. Then onward it is Margashirsha Shukla Paksha Chaturdashi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Margashirsha Mahina till 2:09 AM on December 22. This time is applicable only in western parts of India.)

Vikram Samvat 2075 - Margashirsha Shukla Paksha Chaturdashi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Margashirsha month in Gujarat. (It is Margashirsha Shukla Paksha Trayodashi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Margashirsha Mahina till 4:35 AM on December 21. Then onward it is Margashirsha Shukla Paksha Chaturdashi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Margashirsha Mahina till 2:09 AM on December 22. This time is applicable only in western parts of India.)

6th day of Margazhi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vilambi Nama Year)
6th day of Dhanu Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1194)
5th day of Poush Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1425)

Bad Period on December 21, 2018
Rahukalam – 11:05 AM to 12:25 PM
Yamagandam – 3:05 PM to 4:25 PM
Gulikai – 8:25 AM to 9:45 AM
Durmuhurtham – 9:13 AM to 9:55 AM
Durmuhurtham – 12:46 PM to 1:29 PM
Varjyam – 5:56 PM to 7:26 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on December 21, 2018
Abhijit Muhurta – 12:03 PM to 12:46 PM
Amrita Kalam – 12:47 AM to 2:19 AM
Amrita Kalam – 10:24 PM to 11:53 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Sadhya (good) till 4:25 PM on December 21. Then onward it is Shubha (good) till 1:01 PM on December 22.

Karana – Taitila (good) till 4:35 AM on December 21. Then onward it is Garaja (good) till 3:26 PM on December 21. Then onward it is Vanija (good) till 2:09 AM on December 22.



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