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8 October 2020 Tithi - Panchang - Hindu Calendar - Good Time - Nakshatra – Rashi

Tithi in Panchang – Hindu Calendar on Thursday, 8 October 2020 – Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning or dark phase of moon till 12:00 PM on October 8. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning or dark phase of moon till 12:38 PM on October 9. (Time applicable in all north, south and eastern parts of India. All time based on India Standard Time. 

Good – Auspicious time on October 8, 2020 as per Hindu Calendar – Good and auspicious time till 4:36 PM. 

Nakshatra – Mrigasira or Makayiram Nakshatra till 7:34 PM on October 8. Then onward it is Ardra or Arudhra or Thiruvathira Nakshatra till 8:37 PM on October 9. (Time applicable in north, south and eastern parts of India.) 

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa, north Karnataka and south Rajasthan), Mrigasira or Makayiram Nakshatra till 10:50 PM on October 8. Then onward it is Ardra or Arudhra or Thiruvathira Nakshatra on the entire day on Oct 9 and till 12:27 AM on October 10. 

Rashi or Moon Sign – Mesha Rashi till 9:42 PM on October 5. Then onward it is Vrishabha Rashi till 6:49 AM on October 8. Then onward it is Mithuna Rashi till 3:00 PM on October 10. (Time applicable in all north, south and eastern parts of India.) 

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Mesha Rashi till 9:42 PM on October 5. Then onward it is Vrishabha Rashi till 9:47 AM on October 8. Then onward it is Mithuna Rashi till 7:10 PM on October 10. 

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – 

Kali Yuga Year – 5122 

Vikram Samvat 2077 – Adhika Ashwin Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Extra Ashwin 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 – Adhika Ashwin Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Extra Ashwin month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. 

Sharvari Nama Samvatsara/ Shalivahana Saka 1942 – Adhika Ashwin Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Extra Ashwin month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning or dark phase of moon till 4:37 PM on October 8. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning or dark phase of moon till 5:50 PM on October 9.) (This time is applicable only in western parts of India.) 

Vikram Samvat 2076 – Adhika Ashwin Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Extra Ashwin month in Gujarat. (It is Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning or dark phase of moon till 4:37 PM on October 8. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning or dark phase of moon till 5:50 PM on October 9.) (This time is applicable only in western parts of India.) 

  • 22nd day of Purattasi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Sharvari Nama Year)
  • 22nd day of Kanni Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1196)
  • 21st day of Ashin Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1427) 

Bad Period on October 8, 2020

  • Rahukalam – 1:42 PM to 3:10 PM
  • Yamagandam – 6:22 AM to 7:50 AM
  • Gulikai – 9:18 AM to 10:46 AM
  • Durmuhurtham – 10:17 AM to 11:04 AM
  • Durmuhurtham – 2:59 PM to 3:46 PM
  • Varjyam – 2:43 AM to 4:28 AM 

Panchak (bad) – not present 

Good Time on October 8, 2020

  • Abhijit Muhurta – 11:51 AM  to 12:38 PM
  • Amrita Kalam – 1:13 PM to 2:58 PM
  • Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – sunrise on Oct 7 to before sunrise on Oct 8
  • Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
  • Dwipushkar Yog – not present
  • Tripushkar Yog – not present 

Yog – Vyatipata (bad) till 1:31 AM on October 8. Then onward it is Variyan (bad) till 1:43 AM on October 9. 

Karana – Garaja (good) till 3:46 AM on October 8. Then onward it is Vanija (good) till 4:37 PM on October 8. Then onward it is Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 5:19 AM on October 9. 

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