Today’s Hindu Calendar – May 7, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Saturday, May 7, 2016 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day till 1:01 AM on May 7. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing phase of moon till 10:37 PM on May 7. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is May 7, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.

Nakshatra – Bharani Nakshatra till 8:01 AM on May 7. Then onward it is Kartika or Krithigai or Krittika Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Bharani Nakshatra till 7:24 AM on May 7. Then onward it is Kartika or Krithigai or Krittika Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Mesha Rashi till 1:35 PM. Then onward it is Vrishabha Rashi.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Mesha Rashi till 12:41 PM. Then onward it is Vrishabha Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Birth anniversary of Rabindranath Tagore.

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

Vikram Samvant 2073 – Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing 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 – Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing phase of moon in Vaishakh month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Durmukhanam Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing phase of moon in Vaishakh month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Chaitra Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day in Chaitra month till 12:59 AM on May 7. Then onward it is Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing phase of moon in Vaishakh month till 9:17 PM on May 7. Then onward it is Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waxing phase of moon in Vaishakh month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Chaitra Krishna Paksha Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing phase of moon in Chaitra month in Gujarat. (It is Chaitra Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day in Chaitra month till 12:59 AM on May 7. Then onward it is Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing phase of moon in Vaishakh month till 9:17 PM on May 7. Then onward it is Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waxing phase of moon in Vaishakh month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

24th day of Chithirai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
24th day of Meda Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
24th day of Baisakh Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on May 7, 2016
Rahukalam – 9:07 AM to 10:45 AM
Yamagandam – 2:01 PM to 3:39 PM
Gulikai – 5:51 AM to 7:29 AM
Durmuhurtham – 5:51 AM to 7:36 AM
Varjyam – 6:00 PM to 7:24 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on May 7, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 11:59 AM to 12:47 PM
Amirta Kalam – 3:12 AM to 4:36 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Saubhagya (good) till 1:04 PM. Then onward it is Shobhana (good)

Karana – Nagava (bad) till 12:59 AM. Then onward it is Kimstughna (bad) till 11:07 AM. Then onward it is Bava (good) till 9:17 PM. Then onward it is Balava (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.