Today’s Hindu Calendar – April 6, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Wednesday, April 6, 2016 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon till 7:25 PM on April 6. Then onward it is Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is April 6, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.

Nakshatra – Purva Bhadra or Pooruruttathi Nakshatra till 6:24 AM on April 6. Then onward it is Uttara Bhadra or Uthrittathi Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Purva Bhadra or Pooruruttathi Nakshatra till 8:08 AM on April 6. Then onward it is Uttara Bhadra or Uthrittathi Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Kumbha Rashi till 12:44 AM on April 6. Then onward it is Meena Rashi.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Kumbha Rashi 2:47 AM on April 6. Then onward it is Meena Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5117

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

Manmathanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1937 – Phalgun Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Phalguna month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Phalgun Krishna Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waning phase of moon till 12:07 AM on April 6. Then onward it is Phalgun Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Phalgun month till 8:36 PM. Then onward it is Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Phalgun Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Phalguna month in Gujarat. (It is Phalgun Krishna Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waning phase of moon till 12:07 AM on April 6. Then onward it is Phalgun Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Phalgun month till 8:36 PM. Then onward it is Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

24th day of Panguni Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Manmatha Year)
24th day of Meena Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
23rd day of Chaitra Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1422)

Bad Period on April 6, 2016
Rahukalam – 12:29 PM to 2:02 PM
Yamagandam – 7:49 AM to 9:22 AM
Gulikai – 10:56 AM to 12:29 PM
Durmuhurtham – 11:20 PM on April 5 to 12:05 AM on April 6
Durmuhurtham – 12:04 PM to 12:54 PM
Varjyam – 4:37 PM to 6:02 PM

Panchak (bad) – the entire day

Good Time on April 6, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – not present
Amirta Kalam – 12:57 AM to 2:23 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Brahma (good) till 7:08 PM. Then onward it is Aindra (good)

Karana – Vanija (good) till 12:04 AM. Then onward it is Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 10:23 AM. Then onward it is Shakuni (bad) till 8:36 PM. Then onward it is Chatushpad (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.