Today’s Hindu Calendar – April 5, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Tuesday, April 5, 2016 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waning phase of moon till 9:36 PM on April 5. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is April 5, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.

Nakshatra – Shatabhisha or Sadayam or Chathayam Nakshatra till 7:42 AM on April 5. Then onward it is Purva Bhadra or Pooruruttathi Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Shatabhisha or Sadayam or Chathayam Nakshatra till 10:34 AM on April 5. Then onward it is Purva Bhadra or Pooruruttathi Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Kumbha Rashi

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

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Pradosh Vrat

Kali Yuga Year – 5117

Vikram Samvant 2072 – Chaitra Krishna Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth 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 Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Phalguna month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Manmathanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1937 – Phalgun Krishna Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Phalguna month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Phalgun Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning phase of moon till 3:07 AM on April 5. Then onward it is Phalgun Krishna Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth 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 Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Phalguna month in Gujarat. (It is Phalgun Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning phase of moon till 3:07 AM on April 5. Then onward it is Phalgun Krishna Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Phalgun month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

23rd day of Panguni Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Manmatha Year)
23rd day of Meena Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
22nd day of Chaitra Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1422)

Bad Period on April 5, 2016
Rahukalam – 3:36 PM to 5:09 PM
Yamagandam – 9:23 AM to 10:56 AM
Gulikai – 12:29 PM to 2:03 PM
Durmuhurtham – 8:45 AM to 9:35 AM
Durmuhurtham – 11:20 PM on April 5 to 12:05 AM on April 6
Varjyam – 4:19 PM to 5:46 PM

Panchak (bad) – the entire day

Good Time on April 5, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:05 PM to 12:53 PM
Amirta Kalam – 3:57 AM to 5:25 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Shubha (good) till 2:44 AM. Then onward it is Shukla (good) till 11:07 PM. Then onward it is Brahma (good)

Karana – Taitila (good) till 3:07 AM. Then onward it is Garaja (good) till 1:39 PM. Then onward it is Vanija (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.