Today’s Hindu Calendar – April 28, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Thursday, April 28, 2016 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon till 4:46 PM on April 28. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is April 28, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.

Nakshatra – Purva Shada or Pooradam Nakshatra till 5:21 PM on April 28. Then onward it is Uttara Shada or Uthiradam Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Purva Shada or Pooradam Nakshatra till 9:03 PM on April 28. Then onward it is Uttara Shada or Uthiradam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Dhanu Rashi till 11:20 PM. Then onward it is Makar Rashi.

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

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

Vikram Samvant 2073 – Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon in Vaishakh 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 Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Durmukhanam Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Chaitra Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Chaitra Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month till 9:04 PM on April 28. Then onward it is Chaitra Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Chaitra Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month in Gujarat. (It is Chaitra Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month till 9:04 PM on April 28. Then onward it is Chaitra Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

15th day of Chithirai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
15th day of Meda Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
15th day of Baisakh Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on April 28, 2016
Rahukalam – 2:01 PM to 3:38 PM
Yamagandam – 5:57 AM to 7:34 AM
Gulikai – 9:10 AM to 10:47 AM
Durmuhurtham – 10:15 AM to 11:07 AM
Durmuhurtham – 3:25 PM to 4:16 PM
Varjyam – 5:51 AM to 7:32 AM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on April 28, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:00 PM to 12:48 PM
Amirta Kalam – 3:59 PM to 5:40 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Siddha (good) till 6:41 PM. Then onward it is Sadhya (good)

Karana – Garaja (good) till 8:48 AM. Then onward it is Vanija (good) till 9:04 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.