Today’s Hindu Calendar – December 24, 2015 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Thursday, December 24, 2015 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the light phase of moon till 5:44 PM on December 24. Then onward it is Purnima Tithi or the full moon day. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is December 24, 2015 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is a good and auspicious date till 6:00 PM

Nakshatra – Rohini Nakshatra till 1:11 PM on December 24. Then onward it is Mrigasira or Mrigasheersham or Makayiram Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Vrishabha Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Purnima fasting. Datta Jayanti. Annapurna JayantiManabasa GurubarMargashirsha Lakshmi Puja

Kali Yuga Year – 5117

Vikram Samvant 2072 – Margashirsh Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waxing phase of moon in Margashirsh month in North India - Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Orissa and Jammu and Kashmir.

Manmathanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1937 – Margashirsh Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waxing phase of moon in Margashirsh month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Manmathanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1937 – Margashirsh Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waxing phase of moon in Margashirsh month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Margashirsh Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi till 6:27 PM on December 24. Then onward it is Purnima Tithi). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Margashirsh Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waxing phase of moon in Margashirsh month in Gujarat. (It is Margashirsh Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi till 6:27 PM on December 24. The onward it is Purnima Tithi). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

8th day of Margazhi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Manmatha Year)
8th day of Dhanu Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
7th day of Poush Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1422)

Bad Period on December 24, 2015
Rahukalam – 1:46 PM to 3:06 PM
Yamagandam – 7:05 AM to 8:25 AM
Gulikai – 9:45 AM to 11:06 PM
Durmuhurtham – 10:39 AM to 11:22 AM
Durmuhurtham – 2:56 PM to 3:39 PM
Varjyam – 5:53 AM to 7:24 AM
Varjyam – 6:44 PM to 8:15 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on December 24, 2015
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:04 PM to 12:47 PM
Amirta Kalam – 10:24 AM to 11:54 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – 3:28 PM on Dec 22 to before sunrise on Dec 24
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Sadhya (good) till 12:37 AM. Then onward it is Shubha (good) till 9:44 PM. Then onward it is Shukla (good).

Karana – Garaja (good) till 7:28 AM. Then onward it is Vanija (good) till 6:27 PM. Then onward it is Vishti or Bhadra (bad).

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.