In a moon month, Ashtami Tithi comes after Saptami Tithi. Moon has two Paksha, hence this date comes two times in a month. A Paksha is determined through Purnima or Amavasya. Krishna Paksha starts after Purnima and Shukla Paksha starts after Amavasya. Lord Shiva is the owner of this date. This date comes in the category of Jaya Tithi. 


Ashtami Tithi Yoga

Ashtami Tithi falling on Tuesday, form a Siddhi Yoga. It is an auspicious Yoga. When Ashtami Tithi falls on Wednesday then it form Mrityu Yoga. Lord Shiva is worshipped only on Ashtami saptami-tithi-hindu-calendar-date-saptami-meaning-how-is-tithi-calculatedof Krishna Paksha. Worshipping lord Shiva on Ashtami of Shukla Paksha is considered inauspicious. 

What are the qualities of a Person born on Ashtami Tithi

Person born on Ashtami Tithi is interested in the works of religious works. He likes to speak truth. Also, he has interest in materialistic comforts and luxury. He believes in mercy and charity. He gets successful in many tasks.