October 21, 2017 is Chandra Darshan (Kartik Month Chandra Darshanam).
It falls in Kartik Month (Karthika Masam) as per all the calendar followed in North India, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka. And it falls in Aippasi Masam of Tamil calendar, Thulam Month of Malayalam calendar and Kartik Month of Bengali Panjika and Kartik Month in Nepali calendar.
The Chandra Darshanam of October 2017 is even more auspicious as it falls on Bhai Dooj day (Yama Dwitiya Parva).
Chandra Darshan is the appearance of New Moon after Amavasya in Hindu month. It falls on the day following Amavasya (No Moon). Chandra Darshana Vrata, Chandra Vratham and Chandrodaya Vrata is observed on Chandra Darshan day.
Panchang, Chandra Darshan – 21 October 2017
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:30 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 17:52
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)07:34 Chandrastama (Moonset)19:14
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Dwitiya – 27:00*
Nakshatra Swati – 10:18
Yoga Priti – 15:19
Karana Kaulava – 27:00*
Purnimanta Month Kaartika
Amavasyanta Month Kaartika
Shaka Samvatsara: Hevilambi
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Sadharana
Rahu Kalam: 09:20 – 10:46
Gulika Kalam: 06:30 – 07:55
Yama Gandam: 13:36 – 15:01
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Tula
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Tula – 29:49:44*
Amrita Kalam 26:49* – 28:33*
Abhijit: 11:48 – 12:34
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 16:23 – 18:07
Durmuhurthams: 07:15 – 08:01
Today’s – Festivals / Vratam / Pooja / Jayanthi – Bhai Dooj, Yam Dwitiya, Bhatru Dwitiya, Chandra Darshan