Today’s Hindu Calendar – May 29, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Sunday, May 29, 2016 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon till 2:19 AM on May 29. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is May 29, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.

Nakshatra – Dhanishta or Avittam Nakshatra till 12:35 AM on May 29. Then onward it is Shathabhisha or Sadayam or Chathayam Nakshatram till 11:41 PM on May 29. Then onward it is Purvabhadrapada or Pooruruttathi Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Shravan or Dhanishta or Avittam Nakshatra till 3:56 AM on May 29. Then onward it is Shathabhisha or Sadayam or Chathayam Nakshatra.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Kumbha Rashi.

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

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

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

Durmukhanam Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Saptami and Ashtami Tithi or the seventh and eighth day during the waning phase of moon in Vaishakh month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon in Vaishakh month till 6:19 AM on May 29. Then onward it is Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth 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 Saptami and Ashtami Tithi or the seventh and eighth day during the waning phase of moon in Vaishakh month in Gujarat. (It is Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon in Vaishakh month till 6:19 AM on May 29. Then onward it is Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon in Vaishakh month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

16th day of Vaikasi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
15th day of Edava Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
15th day of Jyeshta Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on May 29, 2016
Rahukalam – 5:25 PM to 7:05 PM
Yamagandam – 12:24 PM to 2:04 PM
Gulikai – 3:45 PM to 5:25 PM
Durmuhurtham – 5:18 PM to 6:11 PM
Varjyam – 10:58 AM to 12:32 PM

Panchak (bad) – entire day

Good Time on May 29, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:00 PM to 12:48 PM
Amirta Kalam – 8:20 PM to 9:54 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – sunrise on May 28 to 12:35 AM on May 29
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Vaidhriti (bad) till 7:28 PM on May 29. Then onward it is Vishkamba (bad).

Karana – Bava (good) till 6:19 AM. Then onward it is Balava (good) till 5:42 PM. Then onward it is Kaulava (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.