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 Dwitiya


Current panchanga


Apr 13, 2021, 6:34 AM - Apr 14, 2021, 6:33 AM

Works in following fields are prescribed for Tuesdayred-colored items, trees with red-colored flowers; works related to blood, surgery, piercing, killing; cruel works; arresting, inciting insurgency, army commanding, treaty, backing of treaty or agreement, forts, igniting fire, weapon, storing of war material, poison, lying, deception, thief, thievery; coral, gold related works and collection thereof, metal work, forest, night worker, doctor, ascetic / religious mendicant, treasurer, business of catching snakes, animal.

Shukla Dwitiya

Apr 13, 2021, 12:47 AM - Apr 14, 2021, 3:18 AM

It's nature is Mangala Prada, which can be interpreted as "one that augurs auspiciousness". It's good for following works: Upanayana, Deva Pratishta (installation of God's/deity's idol or picture), all Paushtik (developmental) and Manglik (the word "Mangala" can be translated from sanskrit as "auspicious") works, Alankara (ornamentation), ornament making and wearing, starting and ending fasts, activity related to house, government related activity, treasury, army, travelling, music, art, sculpture, marriage. Being Bhadra (that can be translated as "lucky"), this Tithi also is suitable for following works or actions: marriage, Upanayana, ornament making and using, clothes; art; travelling by elephant or horses, travel, conveyance; making of roads; oil massage.

Related Devatas: Brahma, Vidhata (Shrashta), Buddha.
Sompad Tithi month: Jyaishta.
Manvadi Tithi month: none.
Maasa Tithi Shoonya: Shravana, Bhadrapada.
Tithi Shoonya Lagna: none.
Tithi Shoonya Nakshatra: Anuradha.
Surya Rashi for Dagdha Tithi: Dhanu, Meena.


Apr 13, 2021, 4:49 AM - Apr 14, 2021, 7:52 AM

Specific actions and works that are suitable for initiation during Chandra in Bharani: cruel & difficult works; courageous works; fire related works; destruction of enemy, poisoning, capture, weapons & arms; entry into fort of cave; well, pond, tank; farming; mathematics, mortgaging, fixed deposits. In classical Brihat Daivygya Ranjan text, it's written that if Visha Nādī, Pāpavaar & Rikta Tithi also coincide then cruel works will be successful.


Apr 13, 2021, 2:01 PM - Apr 14, 2021, 3:18 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.


Apr 13, 2021, 5:44 AM - Apr 14, 2021, 6:43 AM

Priti ("Prīti" in sanskrit) is the 2nd Nitya (Naisargika) Yoga, which is ruled by Vishnu and considered to be benefic. Its effect usually described as "love", "enjoyment" or "gratification". Buddha is Graha, who's ruling Priti.


Apr 12, 2021, 1:59 AM - Apr 14, 2021, 2:39 PM

Upcoming events AND transits

Apr 13, 2021, 10:23:03 PM

Chandra leaves Pushkara Bhaga

Apr 13, 2021, 11:24:00 PM

Chandra enters 7 Kakshya (ruled by Chandra) of Mesha Rashi

Apr 14, 2021, 3:18:45 AM

Taitula Karana starts

Apr 14, 2021, 3:18:45 AM

Shukla Tritya Tithi starts

Apr 14, 2021, 5:09:35 AM

Chandra enters Mrityu Bhaga

Apr 14, 2021, 6:43:28 AM

Ayushman NItya Yoga starts

Apr 14, 2021, 7:01:29 AM

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

Apr 14, 2021, 7:52:21 AM

Chandra leaves Mrityu Bhaga

Apr 14, 2021, 7:52:21 AM

Chandra enters Krttika Nakshatra

Apr 14, 2021, 7:52:21 AM

Chandra enters Pushkara Navamsha

Apr 14, 2021, 8:33:03 AM

Chandra leaves Pushkara Navamsha

Apr 14, 2021, 2:39:31 PM

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

Apr 14, 2021, 2:39:31 PM

Chandra enters Vrishabha Rashi

Apr 14, 2021, 3:29:06 PM

Buddha enters 8 Kakshya (ruled by Lagna) of Meena Rashi

Apr 14, 2021, 4:37:55 PM

Gara Karana starts

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