Skip to main content
U.S. flag

This is an original und secure website

Basic panchang details at the time of sunrise

Select your birthday

The panchang is a traditional Hindu calendar that provides information on the five elements (tithi, vara, nakshatra, yoga and karana) of any given day. The panchang is based on the movement of the Sun and the Moon and varies according to the location and time zone. The basic panchang details at the time of sunrise are important for determining the auspiciousness of the day and planning various activities such as rituals, festivals, weddings, etc.

The basic panchang details at the time of sunrise can be calculated by using the following formulae:

  • Tithi: The lunar day that starts from one new moon and ends at the next new moon. There are 30 tithis in a lunar month. The tithi at the time of sunrise is determined by the difference between the longitude of the Sun and the Moon divided by 12 degrees.
  • Vara: The solar day that starts from one sunrise and ends at the next sunrise. There are seven varas in a week, named after the seven planets. The vara at the time of sunrise is determined by the weekday of the Gregorian calendar.
  • Nakshatra: The lunar mansion that is one of the 27 divisions of the ecliptic. Each nakshatra has a span of 13 degrees and 20 minutes. The nakshatra at the time of sunrise is determined by the longitude of the Moon divided by 13 degrees and 20 minutes.
  • Yoga: The angular relationship between the Sun and the Moon. There are 27 yogas in a lunar month, each with a span of 13 degrees and 20 minutes. The yoga at the time of sunrise is determined by adding the longitude of the Sun and the Moon and dividing by 13 degrees and 20 minutes.
  • Karana: The half of a tithi that is one of the 60 divisions of a lunar month. Each karana has a span of 6 degrees. The karana at the time of sunrise is determined by dividing the difference between the longitude of the Sun and the Moon by 6 degrees and taking the remainder.

The basic panchang details at the time of sunrise can be used to find out various aspects such as rahu kala, gulika kala, yama ganda, abhijit muhurta, etc. that influence the quality and outcome of any activity undertaken on that day.

In 51 U.S. states are published

1989 Companies
806 Counties
1386 Cities

The 5 newest Companies

Western Property Advisors Inc

3206 Yellow Pine Ct, Fort Collins, CO 80526

CU Hawaii Federal Credit Union

16-710 Milo St, Keaau, HI 96749

First Community Credit Union

116 W Broadway, Climax, MN 56523

Galesburg Postal Credit Union

631 N Henderson St, Galesburg, Illinois 61401

Merchants Credit Adjusters Inc

4005 S 148th St, Omaha, NE 68137

Other Companies

HawaiiUSA Federal Credit Union

99-115 Aiea Heights Dr #114, Aiea, HI 96701

ProfitGuard LLC

30200 Telegraph Rd #450, Bingham Farms, MI 48025

NY Bravest Federal Credit Union

532 Central Ave, Albany, NY 12206

Central Missouri Community Credit Union

920 Stonner Lp, Richmond, MO 64085

Zion NetCredit LLC

1380 Lawrence St, Denver, CO 80204