Today’s Hindu Calendar – May 4, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Wednesday, May 4, 2016 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning phase of moon till 8:14 AM on May 4. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is May 4, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is a good and auspicious date after 11:50 AM.

Nakshatra – Uttara Bhadra or Uthrittathi Nakshatra till 12:56 PM on May 4. Then onward it is Revathi Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Uttara Bhadra or Uthrittathi Nakshatra till 4:00 PM on May 4. Then onward it is Revathi Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Meena Rashi.

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

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Pradosh Vrat

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

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

Durmukhanam Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Chaitra Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Chaitra Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month till 11:56 AM on May 4. Then onward it is Chaitra Krishna Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Chaitra Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month in Gujarat. (It is Chaitra Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month till 11:56 AM on May 4. Then onward it is Chaitra Krishna Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

21st day of Chithirai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
21st day of Meda Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
21st day of Baisakh Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on May 4, 2016
Rahukalam – 12:23 PM to 2:01 PM
Yamagandam – 7:31 AM to 9:08 AM
Gulikai – 10:46 AM to 12:23 PM
Durmuhurtham – 11:17 PM on May 3 to 12:01 AM on May 4
Durmuhurtham – 11:57 AM to 12:49 PM
Varjyam – 3:00 AM to 4:27 AM

Panchak (bad) – full day

Good Time on May 4, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – not present
Amirta Kalam – 11:40 AM to 1:07 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – 2:33 PM on May 3 to before sunrise on May 4
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Vaidhriti (bad) till 5:26 AM. Then onward it is Vishkamba (bad).

Karana – Kaulava (good) till 1:31 AM. Then onward it is Taitila (good) till 11:56 AM. Then onward it is Garaja (good) till 10:15 PM. Then onward it is Vanija (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.