Today’s Hindu Calendar – August 6, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Saturday, August 6, 2016 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waxing phase till 2:02 AM on August 6. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is August 6, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is a good day till 3:10 PM
           
Nakshatra – Purvaphalguni or Pooram Nakshatra till 4:51 AM on August 6. Then onward it is Uttaraphalguni or Uthiram Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Purvaphalguni or Pooram Nakshatra till 4:26 AM on August 6. Then onward it is Uttaraphalguni or Uthiram Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Simha Rashi till 11:14 AM on August 6. Then onward it is Kanya Rashi.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Simha Rashi till 10:54 AM on August 6. Then onward it is Kanya Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –  Durva Ganapati Vrat

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

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

Durmukhi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Shravan Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase in Shravan month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Shravan Shukla Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waxing phase in Shravan month till 2:42 AM on August 6. Then onward it is Shravan Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase in Shravan month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Shravan Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase in Shravan month in Gujarat. (It is Shravan Shukla Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waxing phase in Shravan month till 2:42 AM on August 6. Then onward it is Shravan Shukla Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase in Shravan month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

22nd day of Aadi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
22nd day of Karkidaka Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
21st day of Shraban Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on August 6, 2016
Rahukalam – 9:17 AM to 10:54 AM
Yamagandam – 2:10 PM to 3:48 PM
Gulikai – 6:01 AM to 7:39 AM
Durmuhurtham – 6:01 AM to 7:45 AM
Varjyam – 12:15 PM to 1:59 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on August 6, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:08 PM to 12:56 PM
Amirta Kalam – 10:40 PM on August 6 to 12:24 AM on August 7
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Shiva (good) till 10:48 PM. Then onward it is Siddha (good).

Karana – Garaja (good) till 2:42 AM. Then onward it is Vanija (good) till 3:19 PM. Then onward it is Vishti or Bhadra (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.