Today’s Hindu Calendar – August 11, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Thursday, August 11, 2016 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase till 10:20 AM on August 11. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing phase. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is August 11, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is a good and auspicious day after 5:40 PM.
           
Nakshatra – Vishaka or Vishakam Nakshatra till 4:20 PM on August 11. Then onward it is Anuradha or Anusham or Anizham Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Vishaka or Vishakam Nakshatra till 5:44 PM on August 11. Then onward it is Anuradha or Anusham or Anizham Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Tula Rashi till 9:41 AM. Then onward it is Vrischika Rashi.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Tula Rashi till 11:02 AM. Then onward it is Vrischika Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Guru Peyarachi in Tamil culture - transition of planet jupiter 

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

Vikram Samvant 2073 – Shravan Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase 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 – Shravan Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase in Shravan month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Durmukhi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Shravan Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase in Shravan month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Shravan Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase in Shravan month till 12:59 PM on August 11. Then onward it is Shravan Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing phase in Shravan month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Shravan Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase in Shravan month in Gujarat. (It is Shravan Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase in Shravan month till 12:59 PM on August 11. Then onward it is Shravan Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing phase in Shravan month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

27th day of Aadi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
27th day of Karkidaka Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
26th day of Shraban Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on August 11, 2016
Rahukalam – 2:09 PM to 3:46 PM
Yamagandam – 6:03 AM to 7:40 AM
Gulikai – 9:17 AM to 10:54 AM
Durmuhurtham – 10:22 AM to 11:14 AM
Durmuhurtham – 3:33 PM to 4:25 PM
Varjyam – 10:09 PM to 11:55 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on August 11, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:08 PM to 12:56 PM
Amirta Kalam – 7:53 AM to 9:40 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – 4:29 PM on August 11 to 6:54 PM on August 12
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Shukla (good) till 1:55 AM on August 11. Then onward it is Brahma (good).

Karana – Bava (good) till 12:59 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.