Today’s Hindu Calendar – August 31, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Wednesday, August 31, 2016 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon till 1:33 PM on August 31. Then onward it is Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is August 31, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.
           
Nakshatra – Aslesha or Ayiliyam Nakshatra till 10:31 AM on August 31. Then onward it is Magha or Makam Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Aslesha or Ayiliyam Nakshatra till 9:49 AM on August 31. Then onward it is Magha or Makam Nakshatra.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Karka Rashi till 10:31 PM. Then onward it is Simha Rashi.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Karka Rashi till 9:49 AM. Then onward it is Simha Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

Vikram Samvant 2073 – Bhadrapad Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth 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 Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth 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 Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Shravan Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month till 2:04 PM on August 31. Then onward it is Shravan Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day in Shravan month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Shravan Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month. (It is Shravan Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month till 2:04 PM on August 31. Then onward it is Shravan Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day in Shravan month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

15th day of Avani Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
15th day of Chingam Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1192)
14th day of Bhadra Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on August 31, 2016
Rahukalam – 12:27 PM to 2:01 PM
Yamagandam – 7:44 AM to 9:18 AM
Gulikai – 10:52 AM to 12:26 PM
Durmuhurtham – 11:18 PM on August 30 to 12:04 AM on August 31
Durmuhurtham – 12:01 PM to 12:52 PM
Varjyam – 22:21 PM on August 31 to 12:02 AM on Sept 1

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on August 31, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – not present
Amirta Kalam – 8:10 AM to 9:48 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Parigha (bad) till 8:29 AM on August 31. Then onward it is Shiva (good).

Karana – Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 2:00 AM. Then onward it is Shakuni (bad) till 2:03 PM. Then onward it is Chatushpad (bad).

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.