Today’s Hindu Calendar – May 15, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Sunday, May 15, 2016 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing phase of moon till 3:14 PM on May 15. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is May 15, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.

Nakshatra – Magha or Makam Nakshatra till 4:51 AM on May 15. Then onward it is Purvaphalguni or Pooram Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Magha or Makam Nakshatra till 1:52 AM on May 15. Then onward it is Purvaphalguni or Pooram

Rashi or Moon Sign – Simha Rashi.

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

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

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

Durmukhanam Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing phase of moon in Vaishakh month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing phase of moon in Vaishakh month till 12:42 PM on May 15. Then onward it is Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth 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 Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing phase of moon in Chaitra month in Gujarat. (It is Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing phase of moon in Vaishakh month till 12:42 PM on May 15. Then onward it is Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waxing phase of moon in Vaishakh month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

2nd day of Vaikasi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
1st day of Edava Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
1st day of Jyeshta Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on May 15, 2016
Rahukalam – 5:20 PM to 6:59 PM
Yamagandam – 12:23 PM to 2:02 PM
Gulikai – 3:41 PM to 5:20 PM
Durmuhurtham – 5:13 PM to 6:06 PM
Varjyam – 10:43 AM to 12:29 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on May 15, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 11:59 AM to 12:47 PM
Amirta Kalam – 11:17 PM on May 14 to 1:00 AM on May 15
Amirta Kalam – 9:20 PM to 11:06 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Vyaghata (bad) till 7:34 PM. Then onward it is Harshana (good)

Karana – Kaulava (good) till 12:42 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.