Today’s Hindu Calendar – May 26, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Thursday, May 26, 2016 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waning phase of moon till 4:56 AM on May 26. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is May 26, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is a good and auspicious date.

Nakshatra – Purva Shada or Pooradam Nakshatra till 12:49 AM on May 26. Then onward it is Uttara Shada or Uthiradam Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Purva Shada or Pooradam Nakshatra till 2:38 AM on May 26. Then onward it is Uttara Shada or Uthiradam Nakshatra.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Dhanu Rashi till 6:57 AM. Then onward it is Makar Rashi.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Dhanu Rashi till 8:54 AM. Then onward it is Makar Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

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

Durmukhanam Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waning phase of moon in Vaishakh month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waning phase of moon in Vaishakh month till 7:20 AM on May 26. Then onward it is Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth 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 Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waning phase of moon in Vaishakh month in Gujarat. (It is Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waning phase of moon in Vaishakh month till 7:20 AM on May 26. Then onward it is Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waning phase of moon in Vaishakh month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

13th day of Vaikasi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
12th day of Edava Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
12th day of Jyeshta Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on May 26, 2016
Rahukalam – 2:04 PM to 3:44 PM
Yamagandam – 5:43 AM to 7:23 AM
Gulikai – 9:04 AM to 10:44 AM
Durmuhurtham – 10:10 AM to 11:04 AM
Durmuhurtham – 3:30 PM to 4:24 PM
Varjyam – 10:56 AM to 12:35 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on May 26, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:00 PM to 12:48 PM
Amirta Kalam – 8:53 PM to 10:33 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Shubha (good) till 12:55 AM on May 26. Then onward it is Shukla (good)

Karana – Balava (good) till 7:20 AM. Then onward it is Kaulava (good) till 7:27 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.