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.

Monthly Panchanga calendar


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Shukla Shashti


Current panchanga


Jan 18, 2021, 7:25 AM - Jan 19, 2021, 7:25 AM

Works in following fields are prescribed for Monday: agriculture, farming, gardening, fragrant trees, lotus & flowers, milk, food, food-grains, sugar, sugarcane, raw sugar / molasses, Yagyas, ornament making & wearing, silver, deer, sale & purchase of cows, buffalos; gems-pearl & shells, conch-shell, singing & dancing - starting thereof; water related works, public works oriented on people and crowd, movable works, starting of education, night movements, Brahmins, female related works, road etc.

Shukla Shashti

Jan 17, 2021, 10:44 PM - Jan 19, 2021, 12:29 AM

It's nature is Yasha Prada, which can be interpreted as "one that gives fame". It's good for following works: house, land; service social customs; market & marketing, trade, sale - purchase; art; painting of sculpture; wood work; war, Alankar, deeds related to Pitris (ancestors); jewellery; clothes designing, oil massage; donation and welfare; actions related to water. Being Nanda (that can be translated as "prosperity", "good", "happiness"), it is also suitable for: works related to clothes; dance, vocal music, festivals, art & sculpture, painting; farming, house, clothes, Aalankar (ornament, decoration); enjoyments, Tantris Kāryas.

Related Devatas: Karttikeya, Shukra.
Sompad Tithi month: none.
Manvadi Tithi month: none.
Maasa Tithi Shoonya: Ashadha.
Tithi Shoonya Lagna: none.
Tithi Shoonya Nakshatra: Rohini.
Surya Rashi for Dagdha Tithi: Mesha, Karkata .


Jan 17, 2021, 9:12 PM - Jan 18, 2021, 11:24 PM

Specific actions and works that should be initiated during Chandra in Uttara Bhadrapada: marriage, Upanayana, Seemantha, installation of deity or idol, erection of temple, house and entrance thereof, coronation, honouring & rewarding; wearing new clothes; works related to horses, elephants or any kind of vehicles; place of living of elephant, camel or horse; seeing and honouring master or Guru; iron & stone works; conveyance, travelling, reverse actions-leaving home. Activities also prescribed for Hasta, Pushya, Moola and Shravana Nakshatras are also suitable.


Jan 17, 2021, 10:44 PM - Jan 18, 2021, 11:32 AM

Kaulava is a benefic, moving Karana, ruled by Mitra (who's a patron of divinity of honesty, friendship, contracts and meetings (translated from sanskrit as "friend")), suitable for: friendship, female works, dating, engagement for marriage, Siddhi. Graha (planet), who's ruling Kaulava, is Mangala.


Jan 18, 2021, 7:55 AM - Jan 19, 2021, 8:16 AM

Shiva is the 20th Nitya (Naisargika) Yoga, which is ruled by Mitra and considered to be benefic. Its effect usually described as "auspicious". Graha, who's ruling Shiva Nitya Yoga, is Buddha (Mercury).


Jan 17, 2021, 2:45 PM - Jan 20, 2021, 2:06 AM

Analysing Muhurta, Chandra in Meena (Pisces) gives bad Chandrabala if one's Janma Rashi (disposition of Chandra in certain sign at birth time) is Simha (Leo), Tula (Libra) or Mesha (Aries).

Upcoming events AND transits

Jan 18, 2021, 8:16:29 AM

Chandra enters Pushkara Bhaga

Jan 18, 2021, 10:14:17 AM

Chandra leaves Pushkara Bhaga

Jan 18, 2021, 11:32:53 AM

Taitula Karana starts

Jan 18, 2021, 12:41:48 PM

Chandra enters 4 Kakshya (ruled by Surya) of Meena Rashi

Jan 18, 2021, 12:51:39 PM

Chandra enters Mrityu Bhaga

Jan 18, 2021, 3:29:21 PM

Chandra leaves Mrityu Bhaga

Jan 18, 2021, 5:21:11 PM

Shukra enters 6 Kakshya (ruled by Buddha) of Dhanu Rashi

Jan 18, 2021, 8:06:08 PM

Chandra enters 5 Kakshya (ruled by Shukra) of Meena Rashi

Jan 18, 2021, 8:51:55 PM

Buddha enters 7 Kakshya (ruled by Chandra) of Makara Rashi

Jan 18, 2021, 11:24:26 PM

Chandra enters Revati Nakshatra

Jan 18, 2021, 11:41:29 PM

Buddha leaves Mrityu Bhaga

Jan 19, 2021, 12:29:52 AM

Gara Karana starts

Jan 19, 2021, 12:29:52 AM

Shukla Saptami Tithi starts

Jan 19, 2021, 3:32:59 AM

Chandra enters 6 Kakshya (ruled by Buddha) of Meena Rashi

Jan 19, 2021, 8:16:41 AM

Siddha NItya Yoga starts

Specific actions and works that should be initiated during Chandra in Jyeshta: cruel works that related to any harmful actions or war, attack, killing of enemy, spying, trading of weapons, iron and stone works, etc.

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