Today’s Hindu Calendar – November 16, 2012 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on November 16, 2012 – Shukla Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu Calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Shukla Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waxing phase of moon till 8:57 PM on November 16, 2012. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase of moon (light phase of moon). All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Jyeshta or Sravishta or Avittam Nakshatra till 10:03 AM on November 16, 2012. Then onward it is Mool or Moolam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Vrischika Rasi till 10:03 AM. Then onward it is Dhanu Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Mandala Kalam begins at Sabarimala Ayyappa Temple in Kerala.

Kartik Shukla Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waxing phase of moon in Kartik month in calendars followed in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Gujarat and Goa.

Kartik Shukla Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the light phase of moon in Kartik month in calendars in calendars followed in Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Orissa and Jammu and Kashmir.

1st day of Kartika Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.
1st day of Vrischika Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.
30th day of Kartik Month in Bengali Calendar followed in Bengal.

Bad Period on November 16, 2012
Rahukalam – 11:00 AM to 12:23 PM
Yamagandam – 3:10 PM to 4:35 PM
Gulikai – 8:10 AM to 9:33 AM
Durmuhurtham – 9:01 AM to 9:46 AM
Durmuhurtham – 12:46 PM to 1:29 PM
Varjyam – not present

Good Time on November 16, 2012
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:00 PM to 12:47 PM
Amirta Kalam – 10:17 PM to 11:48 PM

Rest all hours that are not part of Bad Period are Good time. When bad period overlaps into good period, that much time of bad period should be eliminated from good period.