Today’s Hindu Calendar – August 29, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Monday, August 29, 2016 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning phase of moon till 2:58 PM on August 29. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is August 29, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.
           
Nakshatra – Punarvasu or Punirtham Nakshatra till 10:39 AM on August 29. Then onward it is Pushya or Poosam or Pooyam Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Punarvasu or Punirtham Nakshatra till 9:03 AM on August 29. Then onward it is Pushya or Poosam or Pooyam Nakshatra.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Mithuna Rashi till 4:48 AM. Then onward it is Karka Rashi.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Mithuna Rashi till 3:04 AM. Then onward it is Karka Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Pradosh fasting

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

Vikram Samvant 2073 – Bhadrapad Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth 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 Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth 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 Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Shravan Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month till 2:29 PM on August 29. Then onward it is Shravan Krishna Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth 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 Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month. (It is Shravan Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month till 2:29 PM on August 29. Then onward it is Shravan Krishna Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

13th day of Avani Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
13th day of Chingam Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1192)
12th day of Bhadra Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on August 29, 2016
Rahukalam – 7:44 AM to 9:18 AM
Yamagandam – 10:53 AM to 12:27 PM
Gulikai – 2:02 PM to 3:36 PM
Durmuhurtham – 12:52 PM to 1:43 PM
Durmuhurtham – 3:24 PM to 4:14 PM
Varjyam – 5:06 PM to 6:43 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on August 29, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:03 PM to 12:51 PM
Amirta Kalam – 6:41 AM to 8:16 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – 10:39 AM on August 29 to before sunrise on August 30
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Vyatipata (bad) till 11:03 AM on August 29. Then onward it is Variyan (bad).

Karana – Kaulava (good) till 2:53 AM. Then onward it is Taitila (good) till 2:30 PM. Then onward it is Garaja (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.