Today’s Hindu Calendar – January 13, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Wednesday, January 13, 2016 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waxing phase of moon till 4:10 AM on January 13. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is January 13, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not an auspicious date.

Nakshatra – Dhanishta or Sravishta or Avittam Nakshatra till 8:57 AM on January 13. Then onward it is Shathabhisha or Chathyam or Sathayam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Kumbha Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5117

Vikram Samvant 2072 – Paush Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing 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 – Paush Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase of moon in Paush month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Manmathanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1937 – Paush Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase of moon in Paush month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Paush Shukla Paksha Tritiya Tithi till 2:06 AM on January 13. Then onward it is Paush Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Paush Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase of moon in Paush month in Gujarat. (It is Paush Shukla Paksha Tritiya Tithi till 2:06 AM on January 13. Then onward it is Paush Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

28th day of Margazhi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Manmatha Year)
28th day of Dhanu Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
27th day of Poush Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1422)

Bad Period on January 13, 2016
Rahukalam – 12:35 PM to 1:56 PM
Yamagandam – 8:31 AM to 9:53 AM
Gulikai – 11:14 AM to 12:35 PM
Durmuhurtham – 11:16 PM on Jan 12 to 12:08 AM on Jan 13
Durmuhurtham – 12:13 PM to 12:57 PM
Varjyam – 1:27 PM to 2:58 PM

Panchak (bad) – full day

Good Time on January 13, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – not present
Amirta Kalam – 10:31 PM on Jan 13 to 12:02 AM on Jan 14
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Siddhi (good) till 4:15 AM. Then onward it is Vyatipata (bad).

Karana – Garaja (good) till 2:06 AM. Then onward it is Vanija (good) till 1:06 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.