Today’s Hindu Calendar – July 12, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Tuesday, July 12, 2016 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon till 6:50 PM on July 12. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is July 12, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is a good and auspicious date after 6:25 AM.
           
Nakshatra – Hasta or Hastam or Atham Nakshatra till 1:36 AM on July 12. Then onward it is Chitra or Chithira or Chitirai Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Hasta or Hastam or Atham Nakshatra till 12:55 AM on July 12. Then onward it is Chitra or Chithira or Chitirai Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Kanya Rashi till 2:50 PM. Then onward it is Tula Rashi.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Kanya Rashi till 2:23 PM. Then onward it is Tula Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

Vikram Samvant 2073 – Ashada Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Ashada month in North India - Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Orissa and Jammu and Kashmir.

Durmukhi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Ashada Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Ashada month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Durmukhi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Ashada Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Ashada month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Ashada Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon till 7:34 PM on July 12. Then onward it is Ashada Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing phase of moon in Ashada month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Ashada Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Ashada month. (It is Ashada Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon till 7:34 PM on July 12. Then onward it is Ashada Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing phase of moon in Ashada month).  This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

28th day of Aani Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
28th day of Mithuna Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
27th day of Ashada Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on July 12, 2016
Rahukalam – 3:53 PM to 5:33 PM
Yamagandam – 9:11 AM to 10:52 AM
Gulikai – 12:32 PM to 2:13 PM
Durmuhurtham – 8:31 AM to 9:25 AM
Durmuhurtham – 11:29 PM on July 12 to 12:11 AM on July 13
Varjyam – 9:54 AM to 11:42 AM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on July 12, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:08 PM to 12:56 PM
Amirta Kalam – 8:42 PM to 10:30 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Shiva (good) till 2:59 PM. Then onward it is Siddha (good).

Karana – Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 6:22 AM. Then onward it is Bava (good) till 7:34 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.