Today’s Hindu Calendar – April 9, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Saturday, April 9, 2016 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waxing phase of moon till 12:10 PM on April 9. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is April 9, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.

Nakshatra – Ashwini or Ashwathy Nakshatra till 1:43 AM on April 9. Then onward it is Bharani Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Bharani Nakshatra till 8:34 PM on April 9. Then onward it is Kartika or Karthigai or Krittika Nakshatra

Rashi or Moon Sign – Mesha Rashi.

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

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Gangaur Teej. Matsya Jayanti
Kali Yuga Year – 5118

Vikram Samvant 2073 – Chaitra Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waxing 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.

Durmukhanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Chaitra Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waxing phase of moon in Chaitra month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Durmukhanam Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Chaitra Shukla Paksha Dwitiya and Tritiya Tithi or the second and third day during the waxing phase of moon in Chaitra month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Chaitra Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waxing phase of moon till 9:23 AM on April 9. Then onward it is Chaitra Shukla Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waxing phase of moon in Chaitra month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Chaitra Shukla Paksha Dwitiya and Tritiya Tithi or the second and third day during the waxing phase of moon in Chaitra month in Gujarat. (It is Chaitra Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waxing phase of moon till 9:23 AM on April 9. Then onward it is Chaitra Shukla Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waxing phase of moon in Chaitra month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

27th day of Panguni Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Manmatha Year)
27th day of Meena Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
26th day of Chaitra Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1422)

Bad Period on April 9, 2016
Rahukalam – 9:20 AM to 10:54 AM
Yamagandam – 2:02 PM to 3:36 PM
Gulikai – 6:12 AM to 7:46 AM
Durmuhurtham – 6:12 AM to 7:53 AM
Varjyam – 7:51 AM to 9:16 AM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on April 9, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:04 PM to 12:52 PM
Amirta Kalam – 4:20 PM to 5:44 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – sunrise on April 7 to 1:43 AM on April 9
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Vishkamba (bad) till 6:27 AM. Then onward it is Priti (good)

Karana – Kaulava (good) till 9:23 AM. Then onward it is Taitila (good) till 7:37 PM. Then onward it is Garaja (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.