Today’s Hindu Calendar – May 24, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Tuesday, May 24, 2016 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon till 4:14 AM on May 24. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is May 24, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.

Nakshatra – Mool or Moolam Nakshatra till 11:57 PM on May 24. Then onward it is Purva Shada or Pooradam Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Mool or Moolam Nakshatra on the entire day on May 24 and till 1:19 AM on May 25. Then onward it is Purva Shada or Pooradam Nakshatra.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Dhanu Rashi.

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

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

Vikram Samvant 2073 – Jyeshta Krishna Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waning phase of moon in Jyeshta 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 Krishna Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waning phase of moon in Vaishakh month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Durmukhanam Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon in Vaishakh month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon in Vaishakh month till 5:47 AM on May 24. Then onward it is Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waning phase of moon in Vaishakh month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the the second day during the waning phase of moon in Vaishakh month in Gujarat. (It is Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon in Vaishakh month till 5:47 AM on May 24. Then onward it is Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waning phase of moon in Vaishakh month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

11th day of Vaikasi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
10th day of Edava Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
10th day of Jyeshta Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on May 24, 2016
Rahukalam – 3:43 PM to 5:23 PM
Yamagandam – 9:04 AM to 10:44 AM
Gulikai – 12:23 PM to 2:03 PM
Durmuhurtham – 8:24 AM to 9:17 AM
Durmuhurtham – 11:19 PM on May 24 to 12:02 AM on May 25
Varjyam – 11:36 PM on May 24 to 1:18 AM on May 25

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on May 24, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 11:59 AM to 12:47 PM
Amirta Kalam – 6:28 PM to 8:10 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Siddha (good) till 1:32 AM on May 24. Then onward it is Sadhya (good)

Karana – Garaja (good) till 5:47 AM. Then onward it is Vanija (good) till 6:19 PM. Then onward it is Vishti or Bhadra (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.