Today’s Hindu Calendar – March 19, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Saturday, March 19, 2016 (Today) –Shukla Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waxing phase of moon till 12:30 PM on March 19. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is March 19, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.

Nakshatra – Pushya or Poosam or Pooyam Nakshatra till 11:59 AM on March 19. Then onward it is Aslesha or Ayilyam Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Pushya or Poosam or Pooyam Nakshatra till 9:49 AM on March 19. Then onward it is Aslesha or Ayilyam Nakshatra.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Karka Rashi.

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


Kali Yuga Year – 5117

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

Manmathanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1937 – Phalgun Shukla Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waxing phase of moon in Phalguna month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is it is Phalgun Shukla Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waxing phase of moon till 10:20 AM on March 19. Then onward it is Phalgun Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing phase of moon). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Phalgun Shukla Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waxing phase of moon in Phalguna month in Gujarat. (It is Phalgun Shukla Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waxing phase of moon till 10:20 AM on March 19. Then onward it is Phalgun Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing phase of moon). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

6th day of Panguni Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Manmatha Year)
6th day of Meena Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
5th day of Chaitra Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1422)

Bad Period on March 19, 2016
Rahukalam – 9:33 AM to 11:04 AM
Yamagandam – 2:05 PM to 3:35 PM
Gulikai – 6:32 AM to 8:03 AM
Durmuhurtham – 6:32 AM to 8:09 AM
Varjyam – 11:33 PM on March 19 to 1:16 AM on March 20

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on March 19, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:11 PM to 12:59 PM
Amirta Kalam – 3:05 AM to 4:46 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Atiganda (bad) till 7:01 AM. Then onward it is Sukarman (good).

Karana – Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 10:20 AM. Then onward it is Bava (good) till 10:52 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.