Today’s Hindu Calendar – December 26, 2015 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Saturday, December 26, 2015 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning phase of moon till 3:42 PM on December 26. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is December 26, 2015 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is a good and auspicious day.

Nakshatra – Ardra or Arudra or Thiruvathirai Nakshatra till 12:16 PM on December 26. Then onward it is Punarvasu or Punirtham Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Mithuna Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Arudra Darshan.  

Kali Yuga Year – 5117

Vikram Samvant 2072 – Paush Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning phase of moon 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.

Manmathanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1937 – Margashirsh Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning phase of moon in Margashirsh month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Manmathanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1937 – Margashirsh Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning phase of moon in Margashirsh month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Margashirsh Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi till 3:23 PM on December 26. Then onward it is Margashirsh Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Margashirsh Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning phase of moon in Margashirsh month in Gujarat. (It is Margashirsh Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi till 3:23 PM on December 26. The onward it is Margashirsh Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

10th day of Margazhi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Manmatha Year)
10th day of Dhanu Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
9th day of Poush Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1422)

Bad Period on December 26, 2015
Rahukalam – 9:46 AM to 11:06 AM
Yamagandam – 1:47 PM to 3:08 PM
Gulikai – 7:05 AM to 8:25 AM
Durmuhurtham – 7:05 AM to 8:31 AM
Varjyam – 11:24 PM on Dec 26 to 12:59 AM on December 27

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on December 26, 2015
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:05 PM to 12:48 PM
Amirta Kalam – 1:48 AM to 3:21 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – 3:42 PM on December 26 to 12:28 PM on December 27

Yog – Brahma (good) till 4:54 PM. Then onward it is Aindra (good).

Karana – Balava (good) till 3:58 AM. Then onward it is Kaulava (good) till 3:24 PM. Then onward it is Taitila (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.