Today’s Hindu Calendar – March 15, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Tuesday, March 15, 2016 (Today) –Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon till 4:13 PM on March 15. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is March 15, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is a good and auspicious date till 11:00 AM.

Nakshatra – Rohini Nakshatra till 1:14 PM on March 15. Then onward it is Mrigasira or Makayiram or Mrigasheersham Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Rohini Nakshatra till 8:19 AM on March 15. Then onward it is Mrigasira or Makayiram or Mrigasheersham Nakshatra.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Vrishabha Rashi.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Vrishabha Rashi till 7:58 PM on March 15. Then onward it is Mithuna Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Holashtak begins in North India

Kali Yuga Year – 5117

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

Manmathanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1937 – Phalgun Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon in Phalguna month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is it is Phalgun Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon till 11:12 AM on March 15. Then onward it is Phalgun Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Phalgun Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon in Phalguna month in Gujarat. (It is Phalgun Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon till 11:12 AM on March 15. Then onward it is Phalgun Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

2nd day of Panguni Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Manmatha Year)
2nd day of Meenam Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
1st day of Chaitra Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1422)

Bad Period on March 15, 2016
Rahukalam – 3:35 PM to 5:05 PM
Yamagandam – 9:36 AM to 11:05 AM
Gulikai – 12:36 PM to 2:05 PM
Durmuhurtham – 9:00 AM to 9:48 AM
Durmuhurtham – 11:23 PM on March 15 to 12:11 AM on March 16
Varjyam – 12:41 AM to 2:13 AM
Varjyam – 1:47 PM to 3:21 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on March 15, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:12 PM to 1:00 PM
Amirta Kalam – 5:16 AM to 6:47 AM
Amirta Kalam – 11:10 PM on March 15 to 12:44 AM on March 16.
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – 2:38 PM on March 14 to before sunrise on March 15.
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – 1:24 PM to 4:29 PM
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Priti (good) till 12:18 PM. Then onward it is Aayushman (good).

Karana – Vanija (good) till 11:12 AM. Then onward it is Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 10:33 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.