Today’s Hindu Calendar – March 22, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Tuesday, March 22, 2016 (Today) –Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waxing phase of moon till 2:42 PM on March 22. Then onward it is Purnima Tithi or the full moon day. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is March 22, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.

Nakshatra – Purvaphalguni or Pooram Nakshatra till 4:08 PM on March 22. Then onward it is Uttaraphalguni or Uthiram Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Purvaphalguni or Pooram Nakshatra till 4:19 PM on March 22. Then onward it is Uttaraphalguni or Uthiram Nakshatra.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Simha Rashi till 10:29 PM. Then onward it is Kanya Rashi.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Simha Rashi till 10:59 PM. Then onward it is Kanya Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Purnima Vrat. Holika Dahan in North India. Holashtak ends.

Kali Yuga Year – 5117

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

Manmathanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1937 – Phalgun Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waxing phase of moon in Phalguna month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is it is Phalgun Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waxing phase of moon till 3:13 PM on March 22. Then onward it is Phalgun Purnima Tithi or the full moon day in Phalgun month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Phalgun Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waxing phase of moon in Phalguna month in Gujarat. (It is Phalgun Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waxing phase of moon till 3:13 PM on March 22. Then onward it is Phalgun Purnima Tithi or the full moon day in Phalgun month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

9th day of Panguni Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Manmatha Year)
9th day of Meena Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
8th day of Chaitra Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1422)

Bad Period on March 22, 2016
Rahukalam – 3:35 PM to 5:06 PM
Yamagandam – 9:31 AM to 11:02 AM
Gulikai – 12:33 PM to 2:04 PM
Durmuhurtham – 8:55 AM to 9:44 AM
Durmuhurtham – 11:22 PM on March 22 to 12:09 AM on March 23
Varjyam – 10:37 PM on March 21 to 12:23 AM on March 22

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on March 22, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:10 PM to 12:58 PM
Amirta Kalam – 9:14 AM to 11:00 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Shoola (bad) till 7:24 AM. Then onward it is Ganda (bad).

Karana – Garaja (good) till 2:10 AM. Then onward it is Vanija (good) till 3:13 PM. Then onward it is Vishti or Bhadra (bad).

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.