Today’s Hindu Calendar – July 17, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Sunday, July 17, 2016 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing phase of moon till 2:13 AM on July 17. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is July 17, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.
           
Nakshatra – Jyeshta or Kettai or Triketta Nakshatra till 1:35 PM on July 17. Then onward it is Mool or Moolam Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Jyeshta or Kettai or Triketta Nakshatra till 1:46 PM on July 17. Then onward it is Mool or Moolam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Vrischika Rashi till 1:35 PM on July 17. Then onward it is Dhanu Rashi.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Vrischika Rashi till 1:46 PM on July 17. Then onward it is Dhanu Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Pradosh Vrat

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

Vikram Samvant 2073 – Ashada Shukla Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth 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 Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth 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 Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waxing phase of moon in Ashada month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Ashada Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing phase of moon till 3:32 AM on July 17. 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 Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waxing phase of moon in Ashada month. (It is Ashada Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing phase of moon till 3:32 AM on July 17. 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.

2nd day of Aadi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
2nd day of Karkidaka Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
1st day of Shraban Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on July 17, 2016
Rahukalam – 5:33 PM to 7:13 PM
Yamagandam – 12:33 PM to 2:13 PM
Gulikai – 3:53 PM to 5:33 PM
Durmuhurtham – 5:26 PM to 6:19 PM
Varjyam – not present

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on July 17, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:09 PM to 12:57 PM
Amirta Kalam – 4:18 AM to 6:01 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – 1:40 PM on July 17 to before sunrise on July 18
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Brahma (good) till 5:45 PM. Then onward it is Aindra (good).

Karana – Balava (good) till 3:32 AM. Then onward it is Kaulava (good) till 4:02 PM. The onward it is Taitila (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.