Discover Tithi, Shubh Muhurat, Rahu Kaal and more details about Dattatreya Jayanti
Aaj Ka Panchang, December 18, 2021: The Hindu Vedic Calendar or Vikrama Samvata will mark the tithi Chaturdashi of the month of Margashirsha on Saturday. The month is currently under the lunar phase called Shukla Paksha. The day will be Shanivar or Saturday and he will also be observed as Dattatreya Jayanti. Hindu devotees celebrate this day as the celebration of the birthday of Hindu deity Dattatreya (Datta). According to Hindu mythology, Datta is a combined form of the Hindu male divine trinity of gods which consists of Brahma, Vishnu and Shiva.
RISING, SUNSET, RISING AND SETTING OF THE MOON ON DECEMBER 18
Sunrise is expected at 7:08 a.m., according to Panchang, while sunset is expected at 5:28 p.m. The scheduled time for moonrise according to Panchang is 4:46 p.m., while moonset will not occur today.
DETAILS OF TITHI, NAKSHATRA AND RASHI FOR DECEMBER 18
Chaturdashi tithi will remain in effect until 7:24 am today, after which Purnima tithi will come into effect. Rohini’s nakshatra will prevail until 1:49 p.m. on Saturday, after which it will move to Mrigashirsha. The Moon will be in Vrishabha Rashi until 3:22 a.m. on December 19, after which it will move to Mithuna Rashi. The Sun will move towards Dhanu Rashi.
SHUBH MUHURAT FOR DECEMBER 18
The Ravi Yoga muhurat will begin from 7:08 a.m. and will remain in effect until 1:49 p.m., while the Muhurat Abhijit will come into effect at 11:57 a.m. and remain in effect until 12:38 p.m. The auspicious moment of Brahma Muhurta will last from 5:19 am to 6:13 am.
Another muhurat that could prove beneficial to several Hindu devotees on Saturday will be that of Godhuli Muhurat, which will take effect from 5:17 p.m. and remain so until 5:41 p.m.
ASHUBH MUHURAT FOR DECEMBER 18
According to Panchang, the ominous Rahu Kalam muhurate will come into effect from 9:43 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. The hours of Aadal Yoga muhurat will last from 07:08 to 13:49, while the hours of Bhadra muhurat for Saturday are from 07:24 to 20:45. The Gulikai Kalam muhurat will come into effect from 7:08 a.m. to 8:26 a.m.
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