Today’s Hindu Calendar – January 28, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Thursday, January 28, 2016 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waning phase of moon till 10:32 AM on January 28. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is January 28, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is a good and auspicious date.

Nakshatra – Purva phalguni or Pooram Nakshatra till 1:06 AM on January 28. Then onward it is Uttara phalguni or Uthiram Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Simha Rashi till 8:37 AM. Then onward it is Kanya Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5117

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

Manmathanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1937 – Paush Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waning phase of moon in Paush month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Paush Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi till 11:57 AM on January 28. Then onward it is Paush Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Paush Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waning phase of moon in Paush month in Gujarat. (It is Paush Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi till 11:57 AM on January 28. Then onward it is Paush Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

14th day of Thai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Manmatha Year)
14th day of Makara Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
13th day of Magh Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1422)

Bad Period on January 28, 2016
Rahukalam – 2:02 PM to 3:25 PM
Yamagandam – 7:08 AM to 8:31 AM
Gulikai – 9:54 AM to 11:17 AM
Durmuhurtham – 10:49 AM to 11:33 AM
Durmuhurtham – 3:14 PM to 3:58 PM
Varjyam – 9:59 AM to 11:46 AM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on January 28, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:17 PM to 1:01 PM
Amirta Kalam – 8:41 PM to 10:28 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Atiganda (bad) till 8:35 PM. Then onward it is Sukarman (good).

Karana – Balava (good) till 11:57 AM. 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.