Today’s Hindu Calendar – July 21, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Thursday, July 21, 2016 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning phase of moon till 3:47 AM on July 21. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is July 21, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is a good and auspicious day.
           
Nakshatra – Shravan or Sravana or Thiruonam Nakshatra till 4:55 PM on July 21. Then onward it is Dhanishta or Sravishta or Avittam Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Shravan or Sravana or Thiruonam Nakshatra till 3:54 PM on July 21. Then onward it is Dhanishta or Sravishta or Avittam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Makar Rashi.

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

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

Vikram Samvant 2073 – Shravan Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan 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 Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon in Ashada month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Durmukhi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Ashada Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon in Ashada month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Ashada Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning phase of moon in Ashada month till 3:45 AM on July 21. Then onward it is Ashada Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon in Ashada month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Ashada Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon in Ashada month. (It is Ashada Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning phase of moon till 3:45 AM on July 21. Then onward it is Ashada Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon in Ashada month).  This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

6th day of Aadi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
6th day of Karkidaka Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
5th day of Shraban Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on July 21, 2016
Rahukalam – 2:12 PM to 3:52 PM
Yamagandam – 5:54 AM to 7:34 AM
Gulikai – 9:13 AM to 10:53 AM
Durmuhurtham – 10:20 AM to 11:13 AM
Durmuhurtham – 3:39 PM to 4:32 PM
Varjyam – 7:49 PM to 9:23 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on July 21, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:09 PM to 12:57 PM
Amirta Kalam – 5:34 AM to 7:09 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Priti (good) till 1:09 PM. Then onward it is Aayushman (good).

Karana – Kaulava (good) till 3:45 AM. Then onward it is Taitila (good) till 3:15 PM. The onward it is Garaja (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.