Today’s Hindu Calendar – April 2, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Saturday, April 2, 2016 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the dark phase of moon till 3:23 AM on April 2. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is April 2, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is a good date till 7:55 PM.

Nakshatra – Uttarashada or Uthiradam Nakshatra till 9:36 AM on April 2. 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 2:26 PM on April 2. 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 –

Kali Yuga Year – 5117

Vikram Samvant 2072 – Chaitra Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waning 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.

Manmathanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1937 – Phalgun Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waning phase of moon in Phalguna month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Manmathanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1937 – Phalgun Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon in Phalguna month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Phalgun Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon till 8:34 AM on April 2. Then onward it is Phalgun Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waning phase of moon in Phalgun month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Phalgun Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon in Phalguna month in Gujarat. (It is Phalgun Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon till 8:34 AM on April 2. Then onward it is Phalgun Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waning phase of moon in Phalgun month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

20th day of Panguni Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Manmatha Year)
20th day of Meena Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
19th day of Chaitra Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1422)

Bad Period on April 2, 2016
Rahukalam – 9:25 AM to 10:57 AM
Yamagandam – 2:03 PM to 3:36 PM
Gulikai – 6:19 AM to 7:52 AM
Durmuhurtham – 6:19 AM to 7:58 AM
Varjyam – 6:20 PM to 7:53 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on April 2, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:06 PM to 12:54 PM
Amirta Kalam – 7:59 AM to 9:36 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – 9:56 AM on April 2 to before sunrise on April 3
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Shiva (good) till 10:36 AM. Then onward it is Siddha (good).

Karana – Garaja (good) till 8:34 AM. Then onward it is Vanija (good) till 8:07 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.