Today’s Hindu Calendar – January 31, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Sunday, January 31, 2016 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon till 4:47 PM on January 31. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is January 31, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is a good and auspicious date.

Nakshatra – Chitra or Chithirai or Chithira Nakshatra till 8:37 AM on January 31. Then onward it is Swathi or Chothi Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Tula Rashi

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Bhanu Saptami

Kali Yuga Year – 5117

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

Manmathanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1937 – Paush Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon in Paush month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Paush Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi till 7:44 PM on January 31. Then onward it is Paush Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Paush Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon in Paush month in Gujarat. (It is Paush Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi till 7:44 PM on January 31. Then onward it is Paush Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

17th day of Thai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Manmatha Year)
17th day of Makara Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
16th day of Magh Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1422)

Bad Period on January 31, 2016
Rahukalam – 4:49 PM to 6:12 PM
Yamagandam – 12:40 PM to 2:03 PM
Gulikai – 3:26 PM to 4:49 PM
Durmuhurtham – 4:44 PM to 5:28 PM
Varjyam – 5:08 PM to 6:56 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on January 31, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:18 PM to 1:02 PM
Amirta Kalam – 3:38 AM to 5:26 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – 3:09 PM on January 30 to 9:08 PM on Jan 31
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Shoola (bad) till 11:17 PM. Then onward it is Ganda (bad).

Karana – Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 6:25 AM. Then onward it is Bava (good) till 7:44 PM. Then onward it is Balava (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.