Today’s Hindu Calendar – March 21, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Monday, March 21, 2016 (Today) –Shukla Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waxing phase of moon till 1:29 PM on March 21. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is March 21, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.

Nakshatra – Magha or Magham Nakshatra till 2:10 PM on March 21. Then onward it is Purvaphalguni or Pooram Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Magha or Magham Nakshatra till 1:46 PM on March 21. Then onward it is Purvaphalguni or Pooram Nakshatra.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Simha Rashi.

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

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5117

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

Manmathanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1937 – Phalgun Shukla Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waxing phase of moon in Phalguna month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is it is Phalgun Shukla Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waxing phase of moon till 1:11 PM on March 21. Then onward it is Phalgun Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waxing phase of moon). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Phalgun Shukla Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waxing phase of moon in Phalguna month in Gujarat. (It is Phalgun Shukla Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waxing phase of moon till 1:11 PM on March 21. Then onward it is Phalgun Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waxing phase of moon). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

8th day of Panguni Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Manmatha Year)
8th day of Meena Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
7th day of Chaitra Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1422)

Bad Period on March 21, 2016
Rahukalam – 8:01 AM to 9:32 AM
Yamagandam – 11:03 AM to 12:34 PM
Gulikai – 2:05 PM to 3:35 PM
Durmuhurtham – 12:58 PM to 1:46 PM
Durmuhurtham – 3:23 PM to 4:12 PM
Varjyam – 12:40 AM to 2:25 AM
Varjyam – 10:37 PM on March 21 to 12:23 AM on March 22

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on March 21, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:10 PM to 12:58 PM
Amirta Kalam – 11:09 AM to 12:54 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Dhriti (good) till 6:57 AM. Then onward it is Shoola (bad).

Karana – Kaulava (good) till 12:19 AM. Then onward it is Taitila (good) till 1:11 PM. Then onward it is Garaja (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.