Today’s Hindu Calendar – August 16, 2013 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on August 16, 2013 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Shukla Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waxing phase of moon till 7:13 PM on August 16. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waxing phase of moon All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Jyeshta or Kettai or Triketta Nakshatra till 8:17 PM. Then onward it is Mool or Moolam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Vrischika Rashi 8:16 PM.  Then onward it is Dhanu Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – 

Kali Yuga Year – 5115

Vikram Samvant 2070 – Shravan Shukla Paksha Dasami Tithi or tenth day during the waxing phase of moon in Shravan month in calendars followed in North India - Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Orissa and Jammu and Kashmir.

Vijayanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1935 – Shravan Shukla Paksha Dasami Tithi or tenth day during the waxing phase of moon in Shravan month in calendars followed in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra and Goa.

Vikram Samvant 2069 – Shravan Shukla Paksha Dasami Tithi or tenth day during the waxing phase of moon in Shravan month in calendars followed in Gujarat.

31st day of Aadi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vijaya Year)
31st day of Karkidaka Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1188)
30th day of Shravan Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1420)

Bad Period on August 16, 2013
Rahukalam – 10:53 AM to 12:31 PM
Yamagandam – 3:41 PM to 5:21 PM
Gulikai – 7:39 AM to 9:15 AM
Durmuhurtham – 8:37 AM to 9:31 AM
Durmuhurtham – 12:54 PM to 1:46 PM
Varjyam – 5:59 AM to 7:27 AM

Good Time on August 16, 2013
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:05 PM to 12:56 PM
Amirta Kalam – 2:52 PM to 4:27 PM

Yog – Aindra (Good Yog) till 2:14 AM. Then onward it is Vaidhriti (Bad Yog) till 11:09 PM. Then onward it is Vishkamba (Bad Yog).

Karana – Kaulava (Good) till 1:32 AM. Then onward it is Taitila(Good) till 12:23 PM. Then onward it is Garaja (Good) till 11:02 PM. Then onward it is Vanija (Good).

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.