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21 August 2020 Tithi - Panchang - Hindu Calendar - Good Time - Nakshatra – Rashi

Tithi in Panchang – Hindu Calendar on Friday, 21 August 2020 – Shukla Paksha Tritiya tithi or the third day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Dwitiya tithi or the second day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 4:14 AM on August 21. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Tritiya tithi or the third day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 1:58 AM on August 22. (Time applicable in all north, south and eastern parts of India. All time based on India Standard Time.

Good – Auspicious time on August 21, 2020 as per Hindu Calendar –Good and auspicious time on the entire day.

Nakshatra – Purva Phalguni or Pooram nakshatra till 2:42 AM on August 21. Then onward it is Uttara Phalguni or Uthiram nakshatra till 1:13 AM on August 22. (Time applicable in north, south and eastern parts of India.)

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa, north Karnataka and south Rajasthan), Uttara Phalguni or Uthiram nakshatra till 9:29 PM on August 21. Then onward it is Hasta or Atham or Hastam nakshatra till 7:11 PM on August 22.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Karka Rashi till 4:52 AM on August 19. Then onward it is Simha Rashi till 8:19 AM on August 21. Then onward it is Kanya Rashi till 10:47 AM on August 23. (Time applicable in all north, south and eastern parts of India.)

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Karka Rashi till 4:08 AM on August 19. Then onward it is Simha Rashi till 5:16 AM on August 21. Then onward it is Kanya Rashi till 6:07 AM on August 23.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –
Hartalika Tritiya
Swarna Gauri Vrat
Varaha Jayanti

Kali Yuga Year – 5122

Vikram Samvat 2077 – Bhadrapad Shukla Paksha Tritiya tithi or the third day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Bhadrapad month in North India - Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Orissa and Jammu and Kashmir.

Sharvari Nama Samvatsara/ Shalivahana Saka 1942 – Bhadrapad Shukla Paksha Tritiya tithi or the third day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Bhadrapad month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Sharvari Nama Samvatsara/ Shalivahana Saka 1942 – Bhadrapad Shukla Paksha Tritiya tithi or the third day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Bhadrapad month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Shukla Paksha Dwitiya tithi or the second day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 2:13 AM on August 21. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Tritiya tithi or the third day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 11:03 PM on August 22.) (This time is applicable only in western parts of India.)

Vikram Samvat 2076 – Bhadrapad Shukla Paksha Tritiya tithi or the third day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Bhadrapad month in Gujarat. (It is Shukla Paksha Dwitiya tithi or the second day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 2:13 AM on August 21. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Tritiya tithi or the third day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 11:03 PM on August 22.) (This time is applicable only in western parts of India.)

5th day of Avani Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Sharvari Nama Year)
5th day of Chinga Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1196)
4th day of Bhadro Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1427)

Bad Period on August 21, 2020
Rahukalam – 10:54 AM to 12:30 PM
Yamagandam – 3:42 PM to 5:17 PM
Gulikai – 7:42 AM to 9:18 AM
Durmuhurtham – 8:40 AM to 9:31 AM
Durmuhurtham – 12:55 PM to 1:46 PM
Varjyam – 6:20 AM to 7:47 AM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on August 21, 2020
Abhijit Muhurta – 12:06 PM to 12:54 PM
Amrita Kalam – 3:00 PM to 4:26 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Siddha (good) till 2:01 PM on August 21. Then onward it is Sadhya (good) till 10:21 AM on August 22.

Karana – Kaulava (good) till 2:13 AM on August 21. Then onward it is Taitila (good) till 12:38 PM on August 21. Then onward it is Garaja (good) till 11:03 PM on August 21. Then onward it is Vanija (good) till 9:29 AM on August 22.

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