Today’s Hindu Calendar – April 13, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Wednesday, April 13, 2016 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon till 4:22 AM on April 13. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is April 13, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.

Nakshatra – Ardra or Arudhara or Thiruvathira Nakshatra till 7:40 PM on April 13. Then onward it is Punarvasu or Punirtham Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Ardra or Arudhara or Thiruvathira Nakshatra till 2:23 PM on April 13. Then onward it is Punarvasu or Punirtham Nakshatra

Rashi or Moon Sign – Mithuna Rashi.

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

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Kharmas ends in North India. Maha Vishuba Sankranti in Orissa

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

Vikram Samvant 2073 – Chaitra Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon in Chaitra month in North India - Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Orissa and Jammu and Kashmir.

Durmukhanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Chaitra Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon in Chaitra month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Durmukhanam Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Chaitra Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon in Chaitra month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Chaitra Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon in Chaitra month till 9:41 PM on April 13. Then onward it is Chaitra Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Chaitra month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Chaitra Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon in Chaitra month in Gujarat. (It is Chaitra Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon in Chaitra month till 9:41 PM on April 13. Then onward it is Chaitra Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Chaitra month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

31st day of Panguni Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Manmatha Year)
31st day of Meena Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
30th day of Chaitra Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1422)

Bad Period on April 13, 2016
Rahukalam – 12:27 PM to 2:01 PM
Yamagandam – 7:43 AM to 9:18 AM
Gulikai – 10:52 AM to 12:27 PM
Durmuhurtham – 11:19 PM on April 12 to 12:04 AM on April 13
Durmuhurtham – 12:02 PM to 12:52 PM
Varjyam – 11:07 PM on April 12 to 12:40 AM on April 13

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on April 13, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – not present
Amirta Kalam – 4:35 AM to 6:09 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Atiganda (bad) till 2:44 PM. Then onward it is Sukarman (good)

Karana – Garaja (good) till 10:05 AM. Then onward it is Vanija (good) till 9:41 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.