Today’s Hindu Calendar – August 9, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Tuesday, August 9, 2016 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase till 6:19 AM on August 9. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is August 9, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is a good and auspicious day.
           
Nakshatra – Chitra or Chithirai or Chithira Nakshatra till 11:06 AM on August 9. Then onward it is Swati or Chothi Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is – Chitra or Chithirai or Chithira Nakshatra till 11:06 AM on August 9. Then onward it is Swati or Chothi Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Tula Rashi.

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

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

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

Durmukhi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Shravan Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase in Shravan month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Shravan Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase in Shravan month till 8:14 AM on August 9. Then onward it is Shravan Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase in Shravan month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Shravan Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase in Shravan month. (It is Shravan Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase in Shravan month till 8:14 AM on August 9. Then onward it is Shravan Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase in Shravan month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

25th day of Aadi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
25th day of Karkidaka Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
24th day of Shraban Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on August 9, 2016
Rahukalam – 3:47 PM to 5:24 PM
Yamagandam – 9:17 AM to 10:54 AM
Gulikai – 12:32 PM to 2:09 PM
Durmuhurtham – 8:38 AM to 9:30 AM
Durmuhurtham – 11:26 PM on August 9 to 12:10 AM on August 10
Varjyam – 6:11 PM to 7:58 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on August 9, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:08 PM to 12:56 PM
Amirta Kalam – 4:43 AM to 6:30 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – 6:27 AM to 11:17 AM
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Sadhya (good) till 12:02 AM on August 9. Then onward it is Shubha (good).

Karana – Taitila (good) till 8:14 AM. Then onward it is Garaja (good) till 9:26 PM. Then onward it is Vanija (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.