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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Krishna Navami


Current panchanga


Aug 1, 2021, 6:11 AM - Aug 2, 2021, 6:12 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.

Krishna Navami

Jul 31, 2021, 10:27 PM - Aug 2, 2021, 12:59 AM

It's nature is Ugra Prada, which can be interpreted as "increase of agression". It's good for following works: hunting, poisoning, making of fire arms, fire, gambling; drinking, making alcohol drinks; quarrels, opposition / encounter. Being Rikta (that can be translated as "empty hands", "scanty", "destitute"), it is also suitable for following works: arresting, poisoning, uses of weapon, surgery, igniting fire. Travelling in any direction is strictly prohibited and should be avoided during Krishna Navami.

Related Devatas: Durga, Nagas (Sarpas), Ashtavasu, Shani.
Sompad Tithi month: none.
Manvadi Tithi month: none.
Maasa Tithi Shoonya: Chaitra.
Tithi Shoonya Lagna: Karkata, Simha, Vrshchika.
Tithi Shoonya Nakshatra: Krttika.
Surya Rashi for Dagdha Tithi: none.


Aug 1, 2021, 10:06 AM - Aug 2, 2021, 1:13 PM

Specific actions and works that should be initiated during Chandra in Krttika: sharp and horrible works, courage, destruction of enemy, weapon, war, treaty, gathering, discussion, declamation, meeting, preparation of medicine, medical knowledge, iron, Mani, Aganayadhan; Yagya, Mundan, Upanayana, worshipping of animals, garden, guerilla war / attack, making fire place for cooking, tying animals. Money shouldn't be lent or borrowed during Chandra in Krttika.


Aug 1, 2021, 11:42 AM - Aug 2, 2021, 12:59 AM

Gara is benefic, moving Karana, ruled by Bhumi, suitable for: sowing, ploughing, farming, seeds, house, support related. Guru (Jupiter) is Graha that rules Gara.


Jul 31, 2021, 11:30 AM - Aug 1, 2021, 12:29 PM

Ganda is the 10th Nitya (Naisargika) Yoga, which is ruled by Agni and considered to be malefic one (especially first 6 Ghatis of it). It is one of 7 other malefic Yogas of lower order (comparing to Vyatipata and Vaidhriti which are considered malefic Yogas of higher order), and its effect can be described as "knot", "obstacles". Shani is a Graha, who's ruling Ganda.


Jul 30, 2021, 4:32 AM - Aug 1, 2021, 4:52 PM

Upcoming events AND transits

Aug 1, 2021, 12:29:45 PM

Vriddhi NItya Yoga starts

Aug 1, 2021, 3:03:55 PM

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

Aug 1, 2021, 4:52:35 PM

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

Aug 1, 2021, 4:52:35 PM

Chandra enters Vrishabha Rashi

Aug 1, 2021, 8:05:29 PM

Shukra enters Pushkara Bhaga

Aug 2, 2021, 12:30:19 AM

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

Aug 2, 2021, 12:42:05 AM

Buddha enters Ashlesha Nakshatra

Aug 2, 2021, 12:59:05 AM

Vanija Karana starts

Aug 2, 2021, 12:59:05 AM

Krishna Dashami Tithi starts

Aug 2, 2021, 6:26:22 AM

Chandra enters Pushkara Navamsha

Aug 2, 2021, 7:07:03 AM

Chandra leaves Pushkara Navamsha

Aug 2, 2021, 8:08:05 AM

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

Aug 2, 2021, 1:13:06 PM

Chandra enters Rohini Nakshatra

Aug 2, 2021, 1:34:54 PM

Dhruva NItya Yoga starts

Aug 2, 2021, 2:15:57 PM

Vishti Karana starts

There's a group of 4 Tithis in Jyotish that are called as Galagraha Tithis (Krishna Pratipat, Krishna Trayodashi, Krishna Chaturdashi, Krishna Amavasya).

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