Today’s Hindu Calendar – August 22, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Monday, August 22, 2016 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Chaturthi and Panchami Tithi or the fourth and fifth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waning phase of moon till 7:51 AM on August 22. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is August 22, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is a good and auspicious day.
           
Nakshatra – Revathi Nakshatra till 8:01 PM on August 22. Then onward it is Ashwini or Ashwathy Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Revathi Nakshatra till 4:58 PM on August 22. Then onward it is Ashwini or Ashwathy Nakshatra.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Meena Rashi till 8:01 PM. Then onward it is Mesha Rashi.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Meena Rashi till 4:58 PM. Then onward it is Mesha Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Goga Panchami

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

Vikram Samvant 2073 – Bhadrapad Krishna Paksha Chaturthi and Panchami Tithi or the fourth and fifth day during the waning phase of moon in Bhadrapad 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 Krishna Paksha Chaturthi and Panchami Tithi or the fourth and fifth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Durmukhi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Shravan Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Shravan Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month till 5:44 AM on August 22. Then onward it is Shravan Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Shravan Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month. (It is Shravan Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month 5:43 AM on August 22. Then onward it is Shravan Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

6th day of Avani Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
6th day of Chingam Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1192)
5th day of Bhadra Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on August 22, 2016
Rahukalam – 7:42 AM to 9:18 AM
Yamagandam – 10:53 AM to 12:29 PM
Gulikai – 2:05 PM to 3:40 PM
Durmuhurtham – 12:55 PM to 1:46 PM
Durmuhurtham – 3:28 PM to 4:19 PM
Varjyam – 5:52 AM to 7:21 AM

Panchak (bad) – till 8:01 PM

Good Time on August 22, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:05 PM to 12:53 PM
Amirta Kalam – 2:45 PM to 4:14 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Shoola (bad) till 8:04 AM on August 22. Then onward it is Ganda (bad).

Karana – Balava (good) till 5:44 AM. Then onward it is Kaulava (good) till 4:26 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.