Today’s Hindu Calendar – April 30, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Saturday, April 30, 2016 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon till 3:29 PM on April 30. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is April 30, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is a good and auspicious date.

Nakshatra – Shravan or Thiruonam Nakshatra till 5:15 PM on April 30. Then onward it is Dhanishta or Avittam Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Shravan or Thiruonam Nakshatra till 9:55 PM on April 30. Then onward it is Dhanishta or Avittam Nakshatram.

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 – 5118

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

Durmukhanam Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Chaitra Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Chaitra Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month till 8:37 PM on April 30. Then onward it is Chaitra Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth 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 Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month in Gujarat. (It is Chaitra Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month till 8:37 PM on April 30. Then onward it is Chaitra Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

17th day of Chithirai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
17th day of Meda Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
17th day of Baisakh Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on April 30, 2016
Rahukalam – 9:10 AM to 10:47 AM
Yamagandam – 2:01 PM to 3:38 PM
Gulikai – 5:55 AM to 7:33 AM
Durmuhurtham – 5:55 AM to 7:39 AM
Varjyam – 1:49 AM to 3:25 AM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on April 30, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:00 PM to 12:48 PM
Amirta Kalam – 11:28 AM to 1:04 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – 4:37 PM on April 29 to 5:25 PM on April 30
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Shubha (good) till 4:22 PM. Then onward it is Shukla (good)

Karana – Balava (good) till 8:59 AM. Then onward it is Kaulava (good) till 8:37 PM. Then onward it is Taitila (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.