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Wednesday, 19 June 2024

Wednesday 19, June 2024

Ayana - Uttarayana


  • Sunrise








  • Hindu Sunrise


    Hindu Sunset


  • Sun sign


    Moon sign


Panchang Elements

Tithi Shukla Dwadashi upto 7:29:48 Next : Shukla Trayodashi
Nakshatra Vishakha upto 17:24:33 Next : Anuradha
Yog Siddh upto 21:12:32 Next : Sadhya
Karan Baalav upto 7:26:48 Next : Taitil

Hindu Month & Year

  • Vikram Samvat


    Shaka Samvat


  • Paksha




  • Purnimanta




  • Sun Sign


    Moon sign


Inauspicious Timing

  • Rahu Kalam

    12:21:52 - 14:06:35

    Yamghant Kalam

    10:37:09 - 12:21:52

    Gulika Kalam

    10:37:09 - 12:21:52

    Dur Muhurtam




Auspicious Timing

  • Abhijit Muhurta

    11:54 - 12:48

    Amrit Kalam

    10:37:09 - 12:21:52

Other Yoga

Dhwaja upto 25:14:16 Next: Srivatsa

Shool & Nivas

  • Disha Shool


    Nakshatra Shool


  • Moon Nivash


The authentic and diverse Hindu Astrology or Indian Vedic Astrology is a sort of Hindu Almanac. In literal meaning, it means "Five Limbs (parts)," i.e., Thithi, Nakshatra, Yoga, Karana, and Vara (weekday). Panchang is an Astrological diary used by astrologers for different calculations and predictions. So, panchangam holds great importance among people who have profound faith in astrology. It is referred to as today's panchang and tithi discovering and selecting an auspicious time for various occasions, functions, ceremonies, or events such as education, marriage, and travel. It is also famous as panchangam for today among religious, spiritual and intellectual people. 

Investing time and money on new business ventures, projects, examinations, and interviews, or any other auspicious events might be fruitful for you. Panchang for today has a considerable impact on all aspects of your life.

What is Panchang, and why is it important?

Today's Panchang is used to sync or match with the present position of planets in every individual's astrological chart to find information such as today tithi, auspicious time today, rahu kaal today, shubh muhurat today and more about the good times. Remember that panchangam for today is an authentic and ancient way to sync and balance your actions as it would be immensely helpful to dodge any sort of obstacles and escalate your opportunity to strive for growth and better. Now, if you look at this from a different perspective, it would help find out about the good and bad days for an individual. Panchang for today would be helpful, and one could know, understand, and find out the nature, behaviour, and quality of any day in reference to the authentic and ancient Indian Vedic Astrology. It is eventually believed that time is basically energy with great and unique qualities that could be reined in for your extensive growth and progress.

Mythology behind Panchang

The enhancing idea of Panchang's utility is at the bottom. According to the ancient belief or law of nature, according to which each action brings out an equal and opposite reaction. You must act in harmony, and so the aura would be extremely peaceful. It would make you feel calm and relaxed. It would help you to inculcate harmony, peace, and stability in life. Undeniably, time is priceless, and so one should respect it. Today's Panchang will enable you to understand and know the quality of time and moment, which would definitely help you to tune easily with all the aspects daily.

Nowadays, daily panchang has assumed great importance among those people, who are religious minded and true followers of God. They refer to Panchangam for various events in their lives, such as marriages, mundan ceremony (shaving of hair of toddlers), and finding out auspicious dates for various religious ceremonies or Mahurat of any religious ceremony and various other events in life. Internet savvy people usually go for online panchang. This type of panchang is available in various languages. Moreover, online panchang saves people from unnecessary expenses. They can mark some important dates of various events and occasions through online panchang. 

With the utility and prevalence of Panchang, lots of people have penchant for Panchang today.  Whether they are trying to choose an auspicious date for their marriage or choosing a date for the inauguration of their workshop, they take a gander over Panchangam. If they cannot read it, they approach an astrologer for the clarification of Panchangam. Highly qualified astrologers use their knowledge with your precise details to take you out from any issue. Daily Panchang is the best tool that anyone can refer to to know the best times for various events of their lives. People with computer knowledge can use online panchang and stay tension-free.  

Basic elements of Panchang

Panchang consists of five basic elements. These five elements are explained as below:

Din -It is also known as Vaar (Day of the week): Specific days of the week along with the ruler planet in the bracket are presented here:

Sunday (Sun)

Monday (Moon)

Tuesday (Mars)

Wednesday (Mercury)

Thursday (Jupiter)

Friday (Venus)

Saturday (Saturn)

Tithi - Today's panchang tithi (along with Paksha), is basically the 'day' according to the Hindu Panchang. The ancient and prestigious Hindu calendar basically consists of a dark and bright fortnight which is popularly known as Paksha. When the moon completes 12 degrees of its movement on the sun, it is popularly known as Tithi or Hindu Lunar Day as per Hindu calendar. There are around 30 Tithis in a lunar month. Basically, today's tithi belong to Shukl Paksha when the moon is waxing or Krishna Paksha when the moon is waning. There are numerous rituals and festivals which are connected with today's panchang tithi. There are several festivals which fall on the new moon day, which is popularly known as Amavasya or the full moon day which is known as Poornima according to Hindu calendar. It should be kept in notice that the beginning and end of a today's tithi is basically dependent upon the specific and consistent degree of the moon from that of the sun. Hence, a Tithi could begin or end at any time, any day as per Hindu calendar. 

Basically, the Hindu Tithis are categorized into five types:

Nanda Tithi – It has its own significance as it bestows immense happiness, prosperity and joy.

Bhadra Tithi – It is an amazing date to invest your time, money and effort in establishing new business ventures.

Jaya Tithi – This is a great time to win over your enemies.

Rikta Tithi – It is not a great time to begin any new work, and so you might avoid proceeding with it.

Poorna Tithi – It is a great time to complete all your jobs during this tenure. 

Shukla Paksha: 15 Tithis would start from new moon to full moon which is Pornima, and it constitutes the Shukla Paksha.

Krishna Paksha: The 15 main tithis begin from the full moon to new moon that is Amavasya from the serene Krishna Paksha. 

Nakshatra: The literal meaning of Nakshatra is 'that which does not decay'. Today's nakshatra are eventually the stellar constellations or lunar mansions. There are twenty-seven Nakshatras as per the ancient and traditional and prestigious Vedic Astrology. Almost, each one of them has thirteen degree and twenty minutes of the zodiac. Today's nakshatra could be helpful in finding out with the help of degrees according to the moon and a specific sign at the time of birth. Nakshatra eventually have a greater impact on finding out the quality of Rashi according to the position. The positioning of the 27 Nakshatras starts with Ashwini Nakshastras in Meshi Rashi. Every Nakshatra has a powerful planetary lord which is used for Vimsottari Dasa and K.P. Calculations. The assigned years to each sign are the powerful 'Mahadasa durations of Vimsottari Dasa. 


Lord Years

Yoni: There are 14 Yonis which indicate animal symbols in the Vedic Astrology which is assigned to today's nakshatra.

Gana: There are 3 Ganas 

Deva, known as Divine

Manuj, which is known as Human

Rakshas, also is known as Demon

Nadi: There are 3 Nadis 

Adi: Vata

Madhya: Pitta

Antya: Kapha or Shleshma

Yoga: Yoga is obtained from the power and some of the Nirayana Longitude of the moon and sun. After that, the basic sum is divided into 27 parts of 13°20' each. The first Yoga, which is also known as Viskumbh ends when the sum is at 13°20' and second Yoga (Priti) ends when it is 26°40' and its proceeds that way. Likewise, there are 27 Yogas and each Yoga plays an indispensable role in astrology. 

Karana: Basically, half of the today's panchang tithi is known as 'KARNA', and it is when the Narayana Longitude of the Moon, which would gain every 6° on that of the sun. In every Tithi, there are around two Karans which would cover the two halves of the Tithi. There are around 11 Karnas in total; however four of them only occur just once in a month, and that is known as Fixed Karnas: Kintughna, Chatushpada, Sakuni and Naga.

Along with that, there are seven other movable Karanas. And they follow one another in a fixed rotation such as Bava, Balava, Kaulava, Taitila, Gara, Vanija and Vishti.

Rahukalam: In the ancient Vedic Astrology, RahuKalam is considered to be significant as it helps in determining the time period and dates of various inauspicious periods within a complete day for beginning anything new, that is auspicious or any vital work. Although Rahu kalam is basically calculated with the help of sunrise and sunset and along with that, it is sort of obvious that it would differ from place to place. It is one and a half-hour time each Day of a week which is distributed randomly during the weekdays since Rahu Kalam is eventually dependent on the sunrise and sunset as per dependent on your particular location. 

Yamagandam: Just like Rahu Kalam, there are periods which are popularly known as Yamagandam. During this time, it is considered to be inauspicious to begin any new or important work. You must not begin any of your important work during this period.

What is Muhurat and what is its significance in Panchang? 

Muhurat is the most auspicious and suitable times at different stages of an individual's life according to Panchang. As per Vedic astrology, it is believed that any ceremony performed at this time proves to very fruitful to people. For instance—marriage solemnized as per Muhurat—changes the course of life for both bride and groom. According to Hindu mythology, Muhurat plays very important role in people's lives.  For more clarification, they can have a consultation with an able astrologer. 

Some important facets associated with Panchang

Panchang is a large calendar that reveals dates, considered to be auspicious and inauspicious as per Vedic astrology. Those that are prominent include the following:

Sunrise time:  The sun is the principal source of all the life and energy for all living creatures on the earth. Sunrise time is considered very auspicious in Vedic astrology. It declares a new beginning in one's life. It also gives a ray of hope to people. People eagerly wait for sun rise time to know what tomorrow holds for them. Sun rise time tomorrow play a very important role in weather forecast for the next day. 

Sunset time: Sunset is also considered auspicious in Panchang for various religious activities. During sunset, devotees perform aarti, pooja, etc. to please God to seek happiness and peace in their lives. Moon rise time begins with the sunset. Both astrologers and religious people anxiously look for the moon rise time today.  Some Astrologers also look for the moon rise time today to give astrological predictions. Like sunrise time, moon rise time today is also very important for people's life. 

Rahul kaal today: According to Vedic Indian astrology, Rahu kaal today is considered inauspicious. Rahu kaal today is calculated by dividing the day hours into eight sections, where each day has 1.5 hour duration, allocated to the shadow planet 'Rahu'. Under Rahu kaal, people are suggested not to perform any auspicious activity, otherwise it can adversely affect their lives.  

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