Today’s Hindu Calendar – March 20, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Sunday, March 20, 2016 (Today) –Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing phase of moon till 12:44 PM on March 20. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is March 20, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.

Nakshatra – Aslesha or Ayilyam Nakshatra till 12:49 PM on March 20. Then onward it is Magha or Magham Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Aslesha or Ayilyam Nakshatra till 11:34 AM on March 20. Then onward it is Magha or Magham Nakshatra.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Karka Rashi till 12:49 PM. Then onward it is Simha Rashi.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Karka Rashi till 11:34 AM. Then onward it is Simha Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Pradosh Fasting

Kali Yuga Year – 5117

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

Manmathanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1937 – Phalgun Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing phase of moon in Phalguna month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is it is Phalgun Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing phase of moon till 11:32 AM on March 20. Then onward it is Phalgun Shukla Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waxing phase of moon). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Phalgun Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing phase of moon in Phalguna month in Gujarat. (It is Phalgun Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing phase of moon till 11:32 AM on March 20. Then onward it is Phalgun Shukla Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waxing phase of moon). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

7th day of Panguni Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Manmatha Year)
7th day of Meena Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
6th day of Chaitra Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1422)

Bad Period on March 20, 2016
Rahukalam – 5:06 PM to 6:37 PM
Yamagandam – 12:34 PM to 2:05 PM
Gulikai – 3:35 PM to 5:06 PM
Durmuhurtham – 5:00 PM to 5:48 PM
Varjyam – 11:33 PM on March 19 to 1:16 AM on March 20

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on March 20, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:10 PM to 12:58 PM
Amirta Kalam – 9:51 AM to 11:35 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Sukarman (good) till 6:48 AM. Then onward it is Dhriti (good).

Karana – Balava (good) till 11:32 AM. 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.