Today’s Hindu Calendar – May 9, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Monday, May 9, 2016 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waxing phase of moon till 6:29 PM on May 9. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is May 9, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is a good and auspicious day.

Nakshatra – Rohini Nakshatra till 5:08 AM on May 9. Then onward it is Mrigasira or Makayiram Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Rohini Nakshatra till 2:07 AM on May 9. Then onward it is Mrigasira or Makayiram Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Vrishabha Rashi till 4:42 PM. Then onward it is Mithuna Rashi.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Vrishabha Rashi till 1:03 PM. Then onward it is Mithuna Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Akshaya Tritiya. Parashuram Jayanti. Basava Jayanti. Sade Teen Muhurat. Akha Teej.

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

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

Durmukhanam Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waxing phase of moon in Vaishakh month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waxing phase of moon in Vaishakh month till 2:52 PM on May 9. Then onward it is Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth 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 Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waxing phase of moon in Chaitra month in Gujarat. (It is Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waxing phase of moon in Vaishakh month till 2:52 PM on May 9. Then onward it is Vaishakh Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase of moon in Vaishakh month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

26th day of Chithirai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
26th day of Meda Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
26th day of Baisakh Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on May 9, 2016
Rahukalam – 7:28 AM to 9:07 AM
Yamagandam – 10:45 AM to 12:23 PM
Gulikai – 2:01 PM to 3:40 PM
Durmuhurtham – 12:49 PM to 1:42 PM
Durmuhurtham – 3:27 PM to 4:19 PM
Varjyam – 7:15 AM to 8:43 AM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on May 9, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 11:59 AM to 12:47 PM
Amirta Kalam – 11:14 PM on May 8 to 12:40 AM on May 9
Amirta Kalam – 4:04 PM to 5:32 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – sunrise on May 9 to 4:13 AM on May 10
Amrita Siddhi Yog – sunrise on May 9 to 4:13 AM on May 10
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Atiganda (bad) till 5:18 AM. Then onward it is Sukarman (good)

Karana – Taitila (good) till 4:18 AM. Then onward it is Garaja (good) till 2:52 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.