Today’s Hindu Calendar – March 6, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Sunday, March 6, 2016 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing phase of moon till 12:49 PM on March 6. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is March 6, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is a good and auspicious date till 3:30 PM.

Nakshatra – Uttarashada or Uthiradam Nakshatra till 2:06 AM on March 6. Then onward it is Shravan or Sravana or Thiruonam Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Uttarashada or Uthiradam Nakshatra till 4:58 AM on March 6. Then onward it is Shravan or Sravana or Thiruonam Nakshatra.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Makar Rashi.

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

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Pradosh Vrat

Kali Yuga Year – 5117

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

Manmathanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1937 – Magh Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing phase of moon in Magh month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Magh Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing phase of moon till 3:36 PM on March 6. Then onward it is Magh Krishna Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waning phase of moon). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Magh Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing phase of moon in Magh month in Gujarat. (It is Magh Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing phase of moon till 3:36 PM on March 6. Then onward it is Magh Krishna Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waning phase of moon).  This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

23rd day of Maasi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Manmatha Year)
22nd day of Kumbha Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
22nd day of Phalguna Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1422)

Bad Period on March 6, 2016
Rahukalam – 5:03 PM to 6:31 PM
Yamagandam – 12:38 PM to 2:06 PM
Gulikai – 3:35 PM to 5:03 PM
Durmuhurtham – 4:57 PM to 5:44 PM
Varjyam – 8:45 AM to 10:16 AM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on March 6, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:14 PM to 1:01 PM
Amirta Kalam – 10:43 PM on March 5 to 12:16 AM on March 6
Amirta Kalam – 5:51 PM to 7:22 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – 1:42 PM on March 5 to 2:15 AM on March 6

Yog – Variyan (bad) till 2:09 AM. Then onward it is Parigha (bad) till 11:39 PM. Then onward it is Shiva (good)

Karana – Kaulava (good) till 4:29 AM. Then onward it is Taitila (good) till 3:36 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.