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 Ekadashi


Current panchanga


Jan 31, 2023, 7:17 AM - Feb 1, 2023, 7:16 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 Ekadashi

Jan 31, 2023, 1:24 AM - Feb 1, 2023, 3:33 AM

Its nature is Anand Prada, which can be interpreted as "inculcates happiness", "leads to Ananda". It's good for following works: marriage; religious works, Alankar, Upanayana, Devotsava; Vrata, fasting, completion of fasts; jewellery; painting, learning of sculpturing, clothes designing, dress, dance; travel; enter, starting of house, manufacturing of drinks, trade. Usually it's observed by fasting and almost every Ekadashi has it's own meaning and purpose.
Being Nanda (that can be translated as "prosperity", "good", "happiness"), it is also suitable for following works or actions: related to clothes; dance, vocal music, festivals, art & sculpture, painting; farming, house, clothes, Aalankar (ornament, decoration); enjoyments, Tantris Kāryas.

Related Devatas: Rudra, Vishvadeva, Shukra.
Sompad Tithi month: Pausha.
Manvadi Tithi month: Pausha.
Maasa Tithi Shoonya: Ashwin.
Tithi Shoonya Lagna: Dhanu, Meena .
Tithi Shoonya Nakshatra: Rohini.
Surya Rashi for Dagdha Tithi: none.


Jan 30, 2023, 11:45 AM - Jan 31, 2023, 2:09 PM

Specific actions and works that are suitable for initiation during Chandra in Rohini: Manglik works, Alankar, Upanayana, Seemanta, Pratishta; temple or God related works; clothes, ornament, jewellery; installation; developmental works; collection of wealth; coronation, stationary works; garden, starting agriculture & home; horse, elephants; house/village/city inauguration. Only auspicious activity is permitted when Chandra is in Rohini, thus no unauspicious or bad (Pāpa) deeds should be done in this period.


Jan 31, 2023, 1:24 AM - Jan 31, 2023, 2:26 PM

Vanija (Vanijā) is benefic, moving Karana, ruled by Lakshmi or Shree Devi (according to vedic tradition, deity, Vishnu's consort, that is responsible for wealth, happiness and luck), suitable for: trade, stable works, meetings, enjoying comforts. Graha, who's ruling Vanijā, is Shukra (Venus).


Jan 31, 2023, 12:27 AM - Feb 1, 2023, 12:58 AM

Indra is the 26th Nitya (Naisargika) Yoga, which is ruled by Pitar Devata and considered to be benefic. Its effect usually described as "leader", "the king of Devatas". Graha, who's ruling Indra, is Rahu.


Jan 29, 2023, 4:16 PM - Feb 1, 2023, 3:29 AM

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).

Upcoming events AND transits

Jan 31, 2023, 12:29:27 PM

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

Jan 31, 2023, 12:42:40 PM

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

Jan 31, 2023, 2:09:08 PM

Chandra enters Mrigashira Nakshatra

Jan 31, 2023, 2:26:27 PM

Vishti Karana starts

Jan 31, 2023, 7:58:38 PM

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

Jan 31, 2023, 11:46:58 PM

Buddha enters Pushkara Bhaga

Feb 1, 2023, 12:58:05 AM

Vaidhriti NItya Yoga starts

Feb 1, 2023, 1:38:32 AM

Rahu enters Mrityu Bhaga

Feb 1, 2023, 3:29:13 AM

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

Feb 1, 2023, 3:29:13 AM

Chandra enters Mithuna Rashi

Feb 1, 2023, 3:33:08 AM

Bava Karana starts

Feb 1, 2023, 3:33:08 AM

Shukla Dwadashi Tithi starts

Feb 1, 2023, 11:01:00 AM

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

Feb 1, 2023, 4:43:47 PM

Balava Karana starts

Feb 1, 2023, 4:53:05 PM

Chandra enters Ardra Nakshatra

Shukla Pratipad's nature is Vriddhi Prada, which can be interpreted as "rise giver". It's good for following works: marriage; house, entering into a house; etc.

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