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Hindu Calendar – December 8, 2018

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Saturday, December 8, 2018 – Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 1:09 PM on December 8. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 2:37 PM on December 9. (Time applicable in all north, south and eastern parts of India.) All time based on India Standard Time.

Good – Auspicious time on December 8, 2018, as per Hindu Calendar – There is no good and auspicious time on the entire day.

Nakshatra – Jyeshta or Kettai or Triketta Nakshatra till 6:02 AM on December 8. Then onward it is Moola or Moolam Nakshatra till 7:42 AM on December 9. (Time applicable in north, south and eastern parts of India.)

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa, north Karnataka and south Rajasthan), Jyeshta or Kettai or Triketta Nakshatra till 6:07 AM on December 8. Then onward it is Moola or Moolam Nakshatra till 8:08 AM on December 9.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Vrischika Rashi till 6:02 AM on December 8. Then onward it is Dhanu Rashi till 4:24 PM on December 10. (Time applicable in all north, south and eastern parts of India.)

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Vrischika Rashi till 6:07 AM on December 8. Then onward it is Dhanu Rashi till 5:18 PM on December 10.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5120

Vikram Samvat 2075 – Margashirsha Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first 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 Pratipada Tithi or the first 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 Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Margashirsha month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Margashirsha Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Margashirsha Mahina till 2:09 PM on December 8. Then onward it is Margashirsha Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Margashirsha Mahina till 3:40 PM on December 9. This time is applicable only in western parts of India.)

Vikram Samvat 2075 - Margashirsha Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Margashirsha month in Gujarat. (It is Margashirsha Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Margashirsha Mahina till 2:09 PM on December 8. Then onward it is Margashirsha Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Margashirsha Mahina till 3:40 PM on December 9. This time is applicable only in western parts of India.)

22nd day of Karthigai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vilambi Nama Year)
22nd day of Vrischika Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1194)
21st day of Agrahan Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1425)

Bad Period on December 8, 2018
Rahukalam – 9:38 AM to 10:58 AM
Yamagandam – 1:39 PM to 2:59 PM
Gulikai – 6:56 AM to 8:17 AM
Durmuhurtham – 6:57 AM to 8:23 AM
Varjyam – not present

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on December 8, 2018
Abhijit Muhurta – 11:57 AM to 12:40 PM
Amrita Kalam – not present
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Shoola (bad) till 8:57 PM on December 8. Then onward it is Ganda (bad) till 9:13 PM on December 9.

Karana – Kimstughna (bad) till 1:21 AM on December 8. Then onward it is Bava (bad) till 2:00 PM on December 8. Then onward it is Balava (good) till 2:46 AM on December 9.