Today’s Hindu Calendar – May 5, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Thursday, May 5, 2016 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Trayodasi and Chaturdasi Tithi or the thirteenth and fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waning phase of moon till 5:51 AM on May 5. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is May 5, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.

Nakshatra – Revathi Nakshatra till 11:17 AM on May 5. Then onward it is Ashwini or Ashwathy Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Revathi Nakshatra till 1:18 PM on May 5. Then onward it is Ashwini or Ashwathy Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Meena Rashi till 11:17 AM. Then onward it is Mesha Rashi.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Meena Rashi till 1:18 PM on May 5. Then onward it is Mesha Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Shiv Chaturdasi Vrat

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

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

Durmukhanam Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Chaitra Krishna Paksha Trayodasi and Chaturdasi Tithi or the thirteenth and fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Chaitra Krishna Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month till 8:29 AM on May 5. Then onward it is Chaitra Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth 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 Trayodasi and Chaturdasi Tithi or the thirteenth and fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month in Gujarat. (It is Chaitra Krishna Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month till 8:29 AM on May 5. Then onward it is Chaitra Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

22nd day of Chithirai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
22nd day of Meda Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
22nd day of Baisakh Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on May 5, 2016
Rahukalam – 2:01 PM to 3:39 PM
Yamagandam – 5:52 AM to 7:30 AM
Gulikai – 9:08 AM to 10:46 AM
Durmuhurtham – 10:13 AM to 11:05 AM
Durmuhurtham – 3:26 PM to 4:18 PM
Varjyam – 2:39 AM to 4:04 AM

Panchak (bad) – till 11:17 AM on May 5

Good Time on May 5, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 11:59 AM to 12:47 PM
Amirta Kalam – 11:10 AM to 12:35 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – sunrise on May 5 to 9:47 AM on May 6.
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Vishkamba (bad) till 1:36 AM. Then onward it is Priti (good) till 9:30 PM. Then onward it is Ayushman (good).

Karana – Vanija (good) till 8:29 AM. Then onward it is Vishti/Bhadra (bad) till 6:39 PM. Then onward it is Shakuni (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.