Today’s Hindu Calendar – March 13, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Sunday, March 13, 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 Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon till 8:31 PM on March 13. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is March 13, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.

Nakshatra – Bharani Nakshatra till 3:56 PM on March 13. Then onward it is Krittika or Karthigai or Kartika Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Bharani Nakshatra till 11:07 AM on March 13. Then onward it is Krittika or Karthigai or Kartika Nakshatra.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Mesha Rashi till 9:42 PM. Then onward it is Vrishabha Rashi.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Mesha Rashi till 4:39 PM. Then onward it is Vrishabha Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Kumbha Bharani Festival in Several Kerala Bhagavathy Temples

Kali Yuga Year – 5117

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

Manmathanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1937 – Phalgun Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon in Phalguna month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is it is Phalgun Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon till 3:16 PM on March 13. Then onward it is Phalgun Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Phalgun Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon in Phalguna month in Gujarat. (It is Phalgun Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon till 3:16 PM on March 13. Then onward it is Phalgun Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

30th day of Maasi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Manmatha Year)
29th day of Kumbha Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
29th day of Phalguna Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1422)

Bad Period on March 13, 2016
Rahukalam – 5:05 PM to 6:34 PM
Yamagandam – 12:36 PM to 2:06 PM
Gulikai – 3:35 PM to 5:05 PM
Durmuhurtham – 4:59 PM to 5:46 PM
Varjyam – 10:17 PM to 11:46 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on March 13, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:12 PM to 1:00 PM
Amirta Kalam – 6:45 AM to 8:12 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Vaidhriti (bad) till 5:52 PM. Then onward it is Vishkamba (bad).

Karana – Bava (good) till 4:36 AM. Then onward it is Balava (good) till 3:16 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.