Today’s Hindu Calendar – January 14, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Thursday, January 14, 2016 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase of moon till 2:21 AM on January 14. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is January 14, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not an auspicious date.

Nakshatra – Shathabhisha or Chathyam or Sathayam Nakshatra till 7:45 AM on January 14. Then onward it is Purvabhadra or Pooruruttathi Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Kumbha Rashi till 10:16 PM. Then onward it is Meena Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Bhogi. Dhanurmasa ends. Bhogi Pongal. Uruka in Assam

Kali Yuga Year – 5117

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

Manmathanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1937 – Paush Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon in Paush month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Paush Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi till 12:05 AM on January 14. Then onward it is Paush Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi till 10:01 PM. Then onward it is Paush Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Paush Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon in Paush month in Gujarat. (It is Paush Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi till 12:05 AM on January 14. Then onward it is Paush Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi till 10:01 PM. Then onward it is Paush Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

29th day of Margazhi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Manmatha Year)
29th day of Dhanu Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
28th day of Poush Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1422)

Bad Period on January 14, 2016
Rahukalam – 1:57 PM to 3:18 PM
Yamagandam – 7:10 AM to 8:31 AM
Gulikai – 9:53 AM to 11:14 AM
Durmuhurtham – 10:47 AM to 11:30 AM
Durmuhurtham – 3:07 PM to 3:51 PM
Varjyam – 11:20 AM to 12:51 PM

Panchak (bad) – full day

Good Time on January 14, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:14 PM to 12:57 PM
Amirta Kalam – 10:31 PM on Jan 13 to 12:02 AM on Jan 14
Amirta Kalam – 8:23 PM to 9:53 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Vyatipata (bad) till 1:23 AM. Then onward it is Variyan (bad) till 10:58 PM. Then onward it is Parigha (bad)

Karana – Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 12:06 AM. Then onward it is Bava (good) till 11:03 AM. Then onward it is Balava (good) till 10:01 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.