Today’s Hindu Calendar – August 12, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Friday, August 12, 2016 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing phase in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing phase till 12:12 PM on August 12. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waxing phase. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is August 12, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is a good and auspicious day.
           
Nakshatra – Anuradha or Anusham or Anizham Nakshatra till 6:44 PM on August 12. 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 8:17 PM on August 12. 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 – Varalakshmi Puja

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

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

Durmukhi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Shravan Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing phase in Shravan month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Shravan Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing phase in Shravan month till 3:02 PM on August 12. Then onward it is Shravan Shukla Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waxing phase in Shravan month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Shravan Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing phase in Shravan month. (It is Shravan Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing phase in Shravan month till 3:02 PM on August 12. Then onward it is Shravan Shukla Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waxing phase in Shravan month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

28th day of Aadi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
28th day of Karkidaka Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
27th day of Shraban Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on August 12, 2016
Rahukalam – 10:54 AM to 12:31 PM
Yamagandam – 3:45 PM to 5:22 PM
Gulikai – 7:40 AM to 9:17 AM
Durmuhurtham – 8:38 AM to 9:30 AM
Durmuhurtham – 12:57 PM to 1:49 PM
Varjyam – not present

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on August 12, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:07 PM to 12:55 PM
Amirta Kalam – 8:47 AM to 10:33 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 – Brahma (good) till 2:42 AM on August 12. Then onward it is Aindra (good).

Karana – Balava (good) till 2:04 AM. Then onward it is Kaulava (good) till 3:02 PM. Then 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.