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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Oct 21, 2018, 7:26 AM - Oct 22, 2018, 7:27 AM

Works in following fields are prescribed for Sunday: coronation, service to  government / king, worshipping king, service & employment; works related to fire, weapon making & usage, war, bravery, travel, thief catching; doctor, transaction of medicine; purchase of cows, bullocks & animals; works related to gold, silver, copper, wood; bones-skin-hides, Manglik works, Yagya, teaching Mantras (Agni Mantras), religious discourse, music learning; wearing of new clothes, woolen clothes; mountain, stones, dessert, forest, trees, usage of forest items; snake, animal rearing & husbandry; food grain; trade.

Shukla Dwadashi

Oct 20, 2018, 10:31 AM - Oct 21, 2018, 12:01 PM

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.


Oct 20, 2018, 8:17 PM - Oct 21, 2018, 10:06 PM

Specific actions and works that should be initiated during Chandra in Poorva Bhadrapada: art, courageous actions, cutting, poison, war, weapon, fire, farming, instrument \ devices used in water; selling of buffalo, camels, selling of meat. Also actions related to Shatabhisha Nakshatra are acceptable.


Oct 20, 2018, 11:21 PM - Oct 21, 2018, 12:01 PM

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.


Oct 21, 2018, 2:07 AM - Oct 22, 2018, 1:54 AM

Dhruva is the 12th Nitya (Naisargika) Yoga, which is ruled by Bhumi and considered to be benefic. In some sources as Jyotirvidabharanam it's considered to be malefic one with the first 4 Ghati of it being Visha (Visha Ghati - especially bad, "poisoned", Ghati)). Its effect usually described as "firm", "stable" or "permanent". Graha, who's ruling Dhruva, is Ketu.


Oct 19, 2018, 4:31 AM - Oct 21, 2018, 3:42 PM

Analysing Muhurta, Chandra in Kumbha (Aquarius) gives bad Chandrabala if one's Janma Rashi (disposition of Chandra in certain sign at birth time) is Kanya (Virgo), Karkata (Cancer) or Meena (Pisces).

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Upcoming events AND transits

Oct 21, 2018, 8:27:55 AM

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

Oct 21, 2018, 12:01:56 PM

Kaulava Karana starts

Oct 21, 2018, 12:01:56 PM

Shukla Trayodashi Tithi starts

Oct 21, 2018, 2:41:08 PM

Buddha enters Pushkara Navamsha

Oct 21, 2018, 3:42:22 PM

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

Oct 21, 2018, 3:42:22 PM

Chandra enters Pushkara Navamsha

Oct 21, 2018, 3:42:22 PM

Chandra enters Meena Rashi

Oct 21, 2018, 4:20:51 PM

Chandra leaves Pushkara Navamsha

Oct 21, 2018, 8:21:50 PM

Buddha leaves Pushkara Navamsha

Oct 21, 2018, 10:06:04 PM

Chandra enters U.Bhadrapada Nakshatra

Oct 21, 2018, 10:53:52 PM

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

Oct 22, 2018, 12:32:42 AM

Taitula Karana starts

Oct 22, 2018, 1:54:51 AM

Vyaghata NItya Yoga starts

Oct 22, 2018, 2:03:18 AM

Buddha enters Pushkara Bhaga

Oct 22, 2018, 4:27:24 AM

Chandra enters Pushkara Navamsha

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