Today’s Hindu Calendar – May 13, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Friday, May 13, 2016 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon till 2:24 PM on May 13. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is May 13, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.

Nakshatra – Pushya or Poosam or Pooyam Nakshatra till 3:07 AM on May 13. Then onward it is Aslesha or Ayiliyam Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Aslesha or Ayiliyam Nakshatra till 11:56 PM. Then onward it is Magha or Makam Nakshatram

Rashi or Moon Sign – Karka Rashi.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Karka Rashi till 11:56 PM. The onward it is Simha Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Ganga Saptami

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

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

Durmukhanam Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon in Vaishakh month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon in Vaishakh month till 10:11 AM on May 13. Then onward it is Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth 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 Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon in Chaitra month in Gujarat. (It is Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon in Vaishakh month till 10:11 AM on May 13. Then onward it is Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Vaishakh month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

30th day of Chithirai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
30th day of Meda Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
30th day of Baisakh Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on May 13, 2016
Rahukalam – 10:44 AM to 12:23 PM
Yamagandam – 3:40 PM to 5:19 PM
Gulikai – 7:27 AM to 9:05 AM
Durmuhurtham – 8:26 AM to 9:19 AM
Durmuhurtham – 12:49 PM to 1:42 PM
Varjyam – 12:11 PM to 1:51 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on May 13, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 11:59 AM to 12:47 PM
Amirta Kalam – 10:15 PM to 11:56 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Vriddhi (good) till 7:13 PM. Then onward it is Dhruva (good)

Karana – Vanija (good) till 10:11 AM. Then onward it is Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 10:32 PM. Then onward it is Bava (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.