Today’s Hindu Calendar – March 2, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Wednesday, March 2, 2016 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon till 12:58 PM on March 2. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is March 2, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.

Nakshatra – Jyeshta or Kettai or Triketta Nakshatra the entire day on March 2 and till 12:28 AM on March 3. Then onward it is Mool or Moolam Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Anuradha or Anusham or Anizham Nakshatra till 2:37 AM on March 2. Then onward it is Jyeshta or Kettai or Triketta Nakshatra.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Vrischika Rashi

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Vrischika Rashi

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5117

Vikram Samvant 2072 – Phalgun Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth 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 – Magh Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Magh month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Manmathanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1937 – Magh Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Magh month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Magh Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon till 5:20 PM on March 2. Then onward it is Magh Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Magh Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Magh month in Gujarat. (It is Magh Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon till 5:20 PM on March 2. Then onward it is Magh Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon).  This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

19th day of Maasi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Manmatha Year)
18th day of Kumbha Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
18th day of Phalguna Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1422)

Bad Period on March 2, 2016
Rahukalam – 12:39 PM to 2:06 PM
Yamagandam – 8:16 AM to 9:43 AM
Gulikai – 11:11 AM to 12:39 PM
Durmuhurtham – 11:25 PM on March 1 to 12:14 AM on March 2
Durmuhurtham – 12:15 PM to 1:02 PM
Varjyam – 8:37 AM to 10:20 AM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on March 2, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – not present
Amirta Kalam – 6:54 PM to 8:37 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Harshana (good) till 6:53 AM. Then onward it is Vajra (good).

Karana – Balava (good) till 4:40 AM. Then onward it is Kaulava (good) till 5:20 PM. Then onward it is Taitila (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.