Today’s Hindu Calendar – January 23, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Saturday, January 23, 2016 (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 waxing phase of moon till 7:15 AM on January 23. Then onward it is Purnima Tithi or the full moon day. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is January 23, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.

Nakshatra – Punarvasu or Punirtham or Punarpoosam Nakshatra till 8:08 PM on January 23. Then onward it is Pushya or Poosam or Pooyam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Mithuna Rashi till 2:02 PM. Then onward it is Karka Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Shakambari Navratri Ends. Shakambari Purnima. Purnima Vrat.

Kali Yuga Year – 5117

Vikram Samvant 2072 – Paush Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth 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 Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waxing phase of moon in Paush month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Manmathanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1937 – Paush Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi and Purnima Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waxing phase of moon and full moon day in Paush month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Paush Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi till 7:31 AM on January 23. Then onward it is Paush Purnima Tithi). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Paush Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi and Purnima Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waxing phase of moon and full moon day in Paush month in Gujarat. (It is Paush Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi till 7:31 AM on January 23. Then onward it is Paush Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

9th day of Thai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Manmatha Year)
9th day of Makara Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
8th day of Magh Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1422)

Bad Period on January 23, 2016
Rahukalam – 9:54 AM to 11:16 AM
Yamagandam – 2:00 PM to 3:23 PM
Gulikai – 7:10 AM to 8:32 AM
Durmuhurtham – 7:10 AM to 8:37 AM
Varjyam – 8:03 AM to 9:40 AM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on January 23, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:16 PM to 1:00 PM
Amirta Kalam – 5:42 PM to 7:18 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – 8:16 PM on January 22 to before sunrise on Jan 23
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Vishkamba (bad) till 9:55 PM. Then onward it is Priti (good).

Karana – Vanija (good) till 7:31 AM. Then onward it is Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 7:19 PM. Then onward it is Bava (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.