Today’s Hindu Calendar – July 16, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Saturday, July 16, 2016 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waxing phase of moon till 12:40 AM on July 16. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is July 16, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.
           
Nakshatra – Anuradha or Anusham or Anizham Nakshatra till 11:29 AM on July 16. Then onward it is Jyeshta or Kettai or Triketta Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Anuradha or Anusham or Anizham Nakshatra till 11:56 AM on July 16. Then onward it is Jyeshta or Kettai or Triketta Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Vrischika Rashi.

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

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Vaman Dwadasi. Aadi Masam begins. Ramayana Masam begins.

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

Vikram Samvant 2073 – Ashada Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth 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 Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth 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 Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing phase of moon in Ashada month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Ashada Shukla Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waxing phase of moon till 2:08 AM on July 16. Then onward it is Ashada Shukla Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth 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 Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing phase of moon in Ashada month. (It is Ashada Shukla Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waxing phase of moon till 2:08 AM on July 16. Then onward it is Ashada Shukla Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waxing phase of moon in Ashada month).  This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

1st day of Aadi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
1st day of Karkidaka Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
31st day of Ashada Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on July 16, 2016
Rahukalam – 9:12 AM to 10:52 AM
Yamagandam – 2:13 PM to 3:53 PM
Gulikai – 5:52 AM to 7:32 AM
Durmuhurtham – 5:52 AM to 7:29 AM
Varjyam – 5:58 PM to 7:41 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on July 16, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:08 PM to 12:56 PM
Amirta Kalam – 12:32 AM to 2:17 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – 9:17 AM on July 15 to before sunrise on July 16
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Shukla (good) till 5:51 PM. Then onward it is Brahma (good).

Karana – Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 2:08 AM. Then onward it is Bava (good) till 2:54 PM. The 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.