Today’s Hindu Calendar – March 14, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Monday, March 14, 2016 (Today) –Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon till 6:23 PM on March 14. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is March 14, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.

Nakshatra – Krittika or Karthigai or Kartika Nakshatra till 2:38 PM on March 14. Then onward it is Rohini Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Krittika or Karthigai or Kartika Nakshatra till 9:27 AM on March 14. Then onward it is Rohini Nakshatra.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Vrishabha Rashi.

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

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Kharmas begins in North India. Karadaiyan Nombu  - fast breaking time is at 10:00 AM and 10:30 AM (Indian Standard Time)

Kali Yuga Year – 5117

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

Manmathanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1937 – Phalgun Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon in Phalguna month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is it is Phalgun Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon till 12:57 PM on March 14. Then onward it is Phalgun Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Phalgun Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon in Phalguna month in Gujarat. (It is Phalgun Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon till 12:57 PM on March 14. Then onward it is Phalgun Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

1st day of Panguni Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Manmatha Year)
1st day of Meenam Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
30th day of Phalguna Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1422)

Bad Period on March 14, 2016
Rahukalam – 8:07 AM to 9:36 AM
Yamagandam – 11:06 AM to 12:36 PM
Gulikai – 2:05 PM to 3:35 PM
Durmuhurtham – 1:00 PM to 1:48 PM
Durmuhurtham – 3:23 PM to 4:11 PM
Varjyam – not present

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on March 14, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:12 PM to 1:00 PM
Amirta Kalam – 7:13 AM to 8:42 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – 2:38 PM on March 14 to before sunrise on March 15.
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Vishkamba (bad) till 2:51 PM. Then onward it is Priti (good).

Karana – Kaulava (good) till 2:o3 AM. Then onward it is Taitila (good) till 12:57 PM. Then onward it is Garaja (good) till 11:59 PM. Then onward it is Vanija (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.