Today’s Hindu Calendar – August 14, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Sunday, August 14, 2016 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waxing phase in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waxing phase till 2:56 PM on August 14. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing phase. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is August 14, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.
           
Nakshatra – Mool or Moolam Nakshatra till 10:42 PM on August 14. Then onward it is Purva Shada or Pooradam Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Mool or Moolam Nakshatra till 11:46 PM on August 14. Then onward it is Purva Shada or Pooradam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Dhanu Rashi.

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

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Ekadasi Fasting

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

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

Durmukhi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Shravan Shukla Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waxing phase in Shravan month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Shravan Shukla Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waxing phase in Shravan month till 5:32 PM on August 14. Then onward it is Shravan Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing phase in Shravan month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Shravan Shukla Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waxing phase in Shravan month. (It is Shravan Shukla Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waxing phase in Shravan month till 5:32 PM on August 14. Then onward it is Shravan Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing phase in Shravan month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

30th day of Aadi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
30th day of Karkidaka Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
29th day of Shraban Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on August 14, 2016
Rahukalam – 5:21 PM to 6:58 PM
Yamagandam – 12:31 PM to 2:08 PM
Gulikai – 3:44 PM to 5:21 PM
Durmuhurtham – 5:15 PM to 6:06 PM
Varjyam – 10:04 PM to 11:46 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on August 14, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:07 PM to 12:55 PM
Amirta Kalam – 4:59 PM to 6:41 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – sunrise to 10:41 PM
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Vaidhriti (bad) till 3:13 AM on August 14. Then onward it is Vishkamba (bad).

Karana – Vanija (good) till 5:08 AM. Then onward it is Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 5:32 PM. Then onward it is Bava (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.