Today’s Hindu Calendar – March 9, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Tuesday, March 9, 2016 (Today) – Amavasya Tithi and Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the no moon day and first day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day till 7:58 AM on March 9. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is March 9, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.

Nakshatra – Purva Bhadra or Poorurttathi Nakshatra till 10:34 PM on March 9. Then onward it is Uttara Bhadra or Uthrittathi Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Purva Bhadra or Poorurttathi Nakshatra till 9:02 PM on March 9. Then onward it is Uttara Bhadra or Uthrittathi Nakshatra.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Kumbha Rashi till 4:47 PM. Then onward it is Meena Rashi.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Kumbha Rashi till 3:41 PM. Then onward it is Meena Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Amavasya Tithi. Surya Grahan during sunrise in India (5:07 AM to 6:47 AM).

Kali Yuga Year – 5117

Vikram Samvant 2072 – Phalgun Amavasya and Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the no moon day and first 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 Amavasya Tithi and Phalgun Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the no moon day in Magh month and first day during the waxing phase of moon in Phalguna month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Manmathanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1937 – Magh Amavasya Tithi and Phalgun Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the no moon day in Magh month and first day during the waxing phase of moon in Phalguna month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Magh Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day till 7:24 AM on March 9. Then onward it is Phalgun Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing phase of moon). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Magh Amavasya Tithi and Phalgun Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the no moon day in Magh month and first day during the waxing phase of moon in Phalguna month in Gujarat. (It is Magh Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day till 7:24 AM on March 9. Then onward it is Phalgun Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing phase of moon).  This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

26th day of Maasi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Manmatha Year)
25th day of Kumbha Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
25th day of Phalguna Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1422)

Bad Period on March 9, 2016
Rahukalam – 12:37 PM to 2:06 PM
Yamagandam – 8:11 AM to 9:39 AM
Gulikai – 11:08 AM to 12:37 PM
Durmuhurtham – 11:24 PM on March 8 to 12:12 AM on March 9
Durmuhurtham – 12:13 PM to 1:01 PM
Varjyam – 5:18 AM to 6:44 AM

Panchak (bad) – full day

Good Time on March 9, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – not present
Amirta Kalam – 1:53 PM to 3:18 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Sadhya (good) till 12:54 PM. Then onward it is Shubha (good)

Karana – Nagava (bad) till 7:24 AM. Then onward it is Kimstughna (bad) till 5:44 PM. Then onward it is Bava (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.