Today’s Hindu Calendar – May 6, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Friday, May 6, 2016 (Today) – Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon till 3:24 AM on May 6. Then onward it is Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is May 6, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.

Nakshatra – Ashwini or Ashwathy Nakshatra till 9:37 AM on May 6. Then onward it is Bharani Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Ashwini or Ashwathy Nakshatra till 10:23 AM on May 6. Then onward it is Bharani Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Mesha Rashi.

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

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Amavasya

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

Vikram Samvant 2073 – Vaishakh Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day 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 Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day in Chaitra month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Durmukhanam Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Chaitra Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day in Chaitra month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Chaitra Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month till 4:47 AM on May 6. Then onward it is Chaitra Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day in Chaitra month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Chaitra Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day in Chaitra month in Gujarat. (It is Chaitra Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month till 4:47 AM on May 6. Then onward it is Chaitra Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day in Chaitra month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

23rd day of Chithirai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
23rd day of Meda Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
23rd day of Baisakh Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on May 6, 2016
Rahukalam – 10:45 AM to 12:23 PM
Yamagandam – 3:39 PM to 5:17 PM
Gulikai – 7:30 AM to 9:07 AM
Durmuhurtham – 8:28 AM to 9:20 AM
Durmuhurtham – 12:49 PM to 1:41 PM
Varjyam – 6:52 AM to 8:16 AM
Varjyam – 6:47 PM to 8:11 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on May 6, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 11:59 AM to 12:47 PM
Amirta Kalam – 4:03 AM to 5:27 AM
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 – Ayushman (good) till 5:16 PM. Then onward it is Saubhagya (good)

Karana – Shakuni (bad) till 4:47 AM. Then onward it is Chatushpad (bad) till 2:53 PM. Then onward it is Nagava (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.