Today’s Hindu Calendar – January 16, 2014 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on January 16, 2014 (Today) – Purnima Tithi or the full moon day in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Purnima Tithi or the full moon day till 9:35 AM on January 16. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Punarvasu or Punirtham Nakshatra till 12:33 PM. Then onward it is Pushya or Poosam or Pooyam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Mithuna Rasi till 5:53 AM. Then onward it is Karka Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Purnima – Full moon day. Shakambari Purnima.

Kali Yuga Year – 5115

Vikram Samvant 2070 – Paush Purnima  or full moon day in  Paush month 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 – Paush Purnima  or full moon day in  Paush month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra and Goa.

Vikram Samvant 2070 – Paush Purnima  or full moon day in  Paush month in Gujarat.

3rd day of Thai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vijaya Year)
3rd day of Makara Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1189)
2nd day of Magh Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1420)

Bad Period on January 16, 2014
Rahukalam – 1:55 PM to 3:21 PM
Yamagandam – 7:09 AM to 8:31 AM
Gulikai – 9:52 AM to 11:14 AM
Durmuhurtham – 10:46 AM to 11:32 AM
Durmuhurtham – 3:08 PM to 3:50 PM
Varjyam – 11:45 PM on Jan 15 to 1:33 AM on January 16
Varjyam – 10:11 PM to 11:58 PM

Good Time on January 16, 2014
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:09 PM to 1:02 PM
Amirta Kalam – 10:27 AM to 12:21 PM

Yog – Vaidhriti (Bad Yog) till 3:13 AM. Then onward it is Vishkambha (Bad Yog).

Karana – Bava (Good) till 10:23 AM. Then onward it is Balava (Good) till 11:38 PM. Then onward it is Kaulava (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.