Today’s Hindu Calendar – December 31, 2015 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Thursday, December 31, 2015 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon till 7:08 PM on December 31. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is December 31, 2015 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is a good and auspicious date till 7:00 PM.

Nakshatra – Purvaphalguni or Pooram Nakshatra till 6:08 PM on December 31. Then onward it is Uttaraphalguni or Uthiram Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Simha Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5117

Vikram Samvant 2072 – Paush Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth 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 Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon in Margashirsh month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Manmathanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1937 – Margashirsh Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon in Margashirsh month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Margashirsh Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi till 7:06 PM on December 31. Then onward it is Margashirsh Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Margashirsh Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon in Margashirsh month in Gujarat. (It is Margashirsh Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi till 7:06 PM on December 31. Then onward it is Margashirsh Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

15th day of Margazhi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Manmatha Year)
15th day of Dhanu Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
14th day of Poush Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1422)

Bad Period on December 31, 2015
Rahukalam – 1:50 PM to 3:10 PM
Yamagandam – 7:07 AM to 8:28 AM
Gulikai – 9:48 AM to 11:09 AM
Durmuhurtham – 10:42 AM to 11:25 AM
Durmuhurtham – 2:59 PM to 3:42 PM
Varjyam – 11:49 PM on Dec 30 to 1:35 AM on Dec 31

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on December 31, 2015
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:08 PM to 12:51 PM
Amirta Kalam – 10:26 AM to 12:12 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Aayushman (good) till 1:42 PM. Then onward it is Saubhagya (good).

Karana – Garaja (good) till 5:58 AM. Then onward it is Vanija (good) till 7:06 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.