Today’s Hindu Calendar – March 23, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Wednesday, March 23, 2016 (Today) – Purnima Tithi or the full moon day in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Purnima Tithi or the full moon day till 4:21 PM on March 23. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is March 23, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.

Nakshatra – Uttaraphalguni or Uthiram Nakshatra till 6:09 PM on March 23. Then onward it is Hasta or Hastam or Atham Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Uttaraphalguni or Uthiram Nakshatra till 7:07 PM on March 23. Then onward it is Hasta or Hastam or Atham Nakshatra.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Kanya Rashi.

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

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Purnima. Holika Dahan in some regions. Panguni Uthiram. Chandra Grahan at moonrise in India (as it is not visilbe it is ignored by Panchangs). Hutasani Purnima. Dola Purnima. Chaitanya Mahaprabhu Jayanti

Kali Yuga Year – 5117

Vikram Samvant 2072 – Phalgun Purnima Tithi or the full moon day 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 Purnima Tithi or the full moon day in Phalguna month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Manmathanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1937 – Phalgun Purnima Tithi or the full moon day in Phalguna month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Phalgun Purnima Tithi or the full moon day till 5:31 PM on March 23. Then onward it is Phalgun Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning phase of moon in Phalgun month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Phalgun Purnima Tithi or the full moon day in Phalguna month in Gujarat. (It is Phalgun Purnima Tithi or the full moon day till 5:31 PM on March 23. Then onward it is Phalgun Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning phase of moon in Phalgun month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

10th day of Panguni Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Manmatha Year)
10th day of Meena Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
9th day of Chaitra Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1422)

Bad Period on March 23, 2016
Rahukalam – 12:33 PM to 2:04 PM
Yamagandam – 8:00 AM to 9:31 AM
Gulikai – 11:02 AM to 12:33 PM
Durmuhurtham – 12:09 PM to 12:57 PM
Durmuhurtham – 11:22 PM on March 22 to 12:09 AM on March 23
Varjyam – 12:21 AM to 2:08 AM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on March 23, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – not present
Amirta Kalam – 11:05 AM to 12:52 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – 6:19 PM on March 23 to before sunrise on March 24.
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Ganda (bad) till 8:04 AM. Then onward it is Vriddhi (good).

Karana – Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 4:20 AM. Then onward it is Bava (good) till 5:31 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.