Today’s Hindu Calendar – August 1, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Monday, August 1, 2016 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waning phase of moon till 4:15 AM on August 1. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is August 1, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good day.
           
Nakshatra – Ardra or Arudhara or Thiruvathira Nakshatra till 3:20 AM on August 1. Then onward it is Punarvasu or Punirtham Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Ardra or Arudhara or Thiruvathira Nakshatra till 2:52 AM on August 1. Then onward it is Punarvasu or Punirtham Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Mithuna Rashi till 8:50 PM. Then onward it is Karka Rashi.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Mithuna Rashi till 8:17 PM. Then onward it is Karka Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Shravan Somvar in North India. ShravanShivratri (Shiv Chaturdasi) in North India.

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

Vikram Samvant 2073 – Shravan Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth 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 Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth 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 Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Ashada month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Ashada Krishna Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Ashada month till 4:42 AM on August 1. Then onward it is Ashada Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth 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 Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Ashada month. (It is Ashada Krishna Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Ashada month till 4:42 AM on August 1. Then onward it is Ashada Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Ashada month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

17th day of Aadi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
17th day of Karkidaka Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
16th day of Shraban Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on August 1, 2016
Rahukalam – 7:37 AM to 9:16 AM
Yamagandam – 10:54 AM to 12:33 PM
Gulikai – 2:11 PM to 3:50 PM
Durmuhurtham – 12:59 PM to 1:51 PM
Durmuhurtham – 3:36 PM to 4:29 PM
Varjyam – 2:30 PM to 4:03 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on August 1, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:09 PM to 12:57 PM
Amirta Kalam – 11:49 PM on August 1 to 1:22 AM on August 2
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Harshana (good) till 5:36 AM. Then onward it is Vajra (good).

Karana – Vanija (good) till 4:42 AM. Then onward it is Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 3:55 PM. Then onward it is Shakuni (bad).

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.