Current Muhurtas

In any daytime there are certain periods, which have special meaning.

Yama Ghantaka

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Rishi Vasishtha: "Yama Ghantaka should always be avoided in any Muhurta for auspicious (Shubha) activity". It is considered that any activity (especially travelling) started during the period of Yama Ghantaka pushes the one towards to death.

Abhijeet Muhurta

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Abhijit Muhurta is one of the most auspicious and powerful criteria for initiating all types of works.

Brahma Muhurta

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Brahma Muhurta is optimal for waking up as well as any activity connected to spiritual practices (such as Hatha Yoga, Dhyana (meditation), etc), creating, planning, projections etc.

Gulikā Kalām

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According to Jyotish knowledge Gulika Kalam is a very negative (Ashubha) period of time every day that should be shunned for all auspicious and beneficial activities.

Rahu Kalām

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According to Jyotish knowledge Rahu Kaalam is a very negative (Ashubha) period of time every day that should be shunned for all auspicious and beneficial activities.

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Shukla Dwadashi


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Jan 17, 2019, 7:26 AM - Jan 18, 2019, 7:26 AM

Works in following fields are prescribed for Thursday: Manglik works, Alankaar, Yagyas, Havan, Pitri Sharadh, worshipping, peaceful religious works, temple, installing of deity \ idol \ Moortee \ Prateema \ Yantra; education, gaining wisdom, knowledge related works, learning in general, working with Shaastras; truthful works related to understanding the sense of life, meditation; wearing new clothes and trading thereof, ornaments, starting living in the house, doctor, medicine, trading in medicine, health related works, fasting; physical works, development and expanding works; king; wealth, gold, silver; trees; elephant, horse, bullock; transport, travel.

Shukla Dwadashi

Jan 17, 2019, 12:05 PM - Jan 18, 2019, 9:53 AM

Its nature is Yasha Prada, which can be interpreted as "fame giver". It's good for following works: movable or fixed works; peaceful or Paushtik works, first feeding, Upanayana, marriage. Travelling, entering into new house and oil massage should be avoided. Being Bhadra (that can be translated as "lucky"), it is also suitable for marriage, Upanayana, ornament making and using, clothes; art; travelling by elephant or horses, travel, conveyance; making of roads; oil massage.

Related Devatas: VishnuSavitar (Surya) one Buddha.
Sompad Tithi month: Magha.
Manvadi Tithi month: Kartika.
Maasa Tithi Shoonya: Vaishakha.
Tithi Shoonya Lagna: none.
Tithi Shoonya Nakshatra: Ashlesha.
Surya Rashi for Dagdha Tithi: Tula, Kumbha.


Jan 18, 2019, 1:54 AM - Jan 19, 2019, 12:00 AM

Specific actions and works that should be initiated during Chandra in Mrigashira: marriage, Upanayana, Seemanta, Godaan, consecration of temple or monument; erection of deity, religious matters, donations, honouring; house, farming, domestic matters; ornaments; hair cutting; works related to elephants, horses, camels; travelling; coronation; sleep; place of seating; conveyance; starting of education.


Jan 17, 2019, 11:04 PM - Jan 18, 2019, 9:53 AM

Balava (Bālava) is benefic, moving Karana, ruled by Brahma, suitable for: learning, teaching, donation, religious works, Yagyas, benefit to BrahminsChandra is Graha (planet), who's ruling Bālava.


Jan 17, 2019, 2:42 PM - Jan 18, 2019, 11:38 AM

Brahma (Brāhma) is the 25th Nitya (Naisargika) Yoga, which is ruled by Ashwini Kumaras and considered to be a benefic one. Its nature usually described as "divine source, essense of Universe". It's a good Yoga for anything that's related to healing, giving life to something. Mangala (Mars) is Graha (planet), who's ruling Brāhma Nitya Yoga.


Jan 16, 2019, 9:38 AM - Jan 18, 2019, 1:02 PM

Analysing Muhurta, Chandra in Vrishabha (Taurus) gives bad Chandrabala if one's Janma Rashi (disposition of Chandra in certain sign at birth time) is Mithuna (Gemini), Dhanu (Sagittarius) or Tula (Libra).

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Upcoming events AND transits

Jan 18, 2019, 6:47:56 AM

Chandra enters 8 Kakshya (ruled by Lagna) of Vrishabha Rashi

Jan 18, 2019, 8:43:57 AM

Buddha enters U.Ashadha Nakshatra

Jan 18, 2019, 8:43:57 AM

Buddha enters Pushkara Navamsha

Jan 18, 2019, 9:53:03 AM

Kaulava Karana starts

Jan 18, 2019, 9:53:03 AM

Shukla Trayodashi Tithi starts

Jan 18, 2019, 11:38:24 AM

Indra NItya Yoga starts

Jan 18, 2019, 1:02:13 PM

Chandra enters 1 Kakshya (ruled by Shani) of Mithuna Rashi

Jan 18, 2019, 1:02:13 PM

Chandra enters Mithuna Rashi

Jan 18, 2019, 1:43:33 PM

Buddha leaves Pushkara Navamsha

Jan 18, 2019, 7:13:46 PM

Chandra enters 2 Kakshya (ruled by Guru) of Mithuna Rashi

Jan 18, 2019, 8:33:03 PM

Taitula Karana starts

Jan 19, 2019, 12:00:59 AM

Chandra enters Ardra Nakshatra

Jan 19, 2019, 1:22:47 AM

Chandra enters 3 Kakshya (ruled by Mangala) of Mithuna Rashi

Jan 19, 2019, 7:05:05 AM

Gara Karana starts

Jan 19, 2019, 7:05:05 AM

Shukla Chaturdashi Tithi starts

Abhijit considered to be one of the most auspicious Nakshatras, but it's not reckoned in all elections. For example, it's included in such Muhurta tables as Trinadi Chakra, Langala Chakra and some others.

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