Today’s Hindu Calendar – March 12, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Saturday, March 12, 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 1:06 AM on March 12. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase of moon till 10:49 PM on March 12. 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 March 12, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.

Nakshatra – Ashwini or Ashwathy Nakshatra till 5:33 PM on March 12. Then onward it is Bharani Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Ashwini or Ashwathy Nakshatra till 1:15 PM on March 12. Then onward it is Bharani Nakshatra.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Mesha Rashi.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Mesha Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5117

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

Manmathanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1937 – Phalgun Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase of moon in Phalguna month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is it is Phalgun Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase of moon till 6:03 PM on March 12. Then onward it is Phalgun Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon ). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Phalgun Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase of moon in Phalguna month in Gujarat. (It is Phalgun Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase of moon till 6:03 PM on March 12. Then onward it is Phalgun Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

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

Bad Period on March 12, 2016
Rahukalam – 9:38 AM to 11:07 AM
Yamagandam – 2:06 PM to 3:35 PM
Gulikai – 6:39 AM to 8:08 AM
Durmuhurtham – 6:39 AM to 8:14 AM
Varjyam – 9:39 AM to 11:05 AM
Varjyam – 10:00 PM to 11:27 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on March 12, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:12 PM to 1:00 PM
Amirta Kalam – 6:47 AM to 8:13 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – 9:01 PM on March 10 to before sunrise on March 12
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Brahma (good) till 12:58 AM. Then onward it is Aindra (good) till 9:16 PM. Then onward it is Vaidhriti (bad).

Karana – Vanija (good) till 7:35 AM. Then onward it is Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 6:03 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.