Today’s Hindu Calendar – May 11, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Wednesday, May 11, 2016 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon till 3:36 PM on May 11. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is May 11, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is a good and auspicious day.

Nakshatra – Ardra or Thiruvathira or Arudara Nakshatra till 3:21 AM on May 11. Then onward it is Punarvasu or Punirtham Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Punarvasu or Punirtham Nakshatra till 10:23 PM. Then onward it is Pushya or Pooyam or Poosam Nakshatram

Rashi or Moon Sign – Mithuna Rashi till 9:01 PM. The onward it is Karka Rashi.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Mithuna Rashi till 4:25 PM. Then onward it is Karka Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –  Adi Shankaracharya Jayanti

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

Vikram Samvant 2073 – Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing 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 – Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon in Vaishakh month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Durmukhanam Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon in Vaishakh month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon in Vaishakh month till 10:53 AM on May 11. Then onward it is Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon in Vaishakh month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Chaitra Krishna Paksha Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon in Chaitra month in Gujarat. (It is Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon in Vaishakh month till 10:53 AM on May 11. Then onward it is Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon in Vaishakh month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

28th day of Chithirai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
28th day of Meda Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
28th day of Baisakh Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on May 11, 2016
Rahukalam – 12:23 PM to 2:02 PM
Yamagandam – 7:27 AM to 9:06 AM
Gulikai – 10:44 AM to 12:23 PM
Durmuhurtham – 11:18 PM on May 10 to 12:01 AM on May 11
Durmuhurtham – 11:57 AM to 12:49 PM
Varjyam – 10:37 AM to 12:12 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on May 11, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – not present
Amirta Kalam – 8:02 PM to 9:36 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Shoola (bad) till 9:16 PM. Then onward it is Ganda (bad)

Karana – Balava (good) till 10:51 AM. Then onward it is Kaulava (good) till 10:24 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.