Today’s Hindu Calendar – September 18, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Sunday, September 18, 2016 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon till 8:28 PM on September 18. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is September 18, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is a good and auspicious date.
           
Nakshatra – Uttarabhadra or Uthrittathi Nakshatra till 5:38 AM on September 18. Then onward it is Revati Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Uttarabhadra or Uthrittathi Nakshatra till 3:22 AM on September 18. Then onward it is Revati Nakshatra.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Meena Rashi.

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

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

Vikram Samvant 2073 – Ashwin Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon in Ashwin 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 – Bhadrapad Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon in Bhadrapad month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Durmukhi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Bhadrapad Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon in Bhadrapad month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Bhadrapad Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon in Bhadrapad month till 6:22 PM. Then onward it is Bhadrapad Krishna Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waning phase of moon in Bhadrapad month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Bhadrapad Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon in Bhadrapad month. (It is Bhadrapad Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon in Bhadrapad month till 6:22 PM. Then onward it is Bhadrapad Krishna Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waning phase of moon in Bhadrapad month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

2nd day of Puratassi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
2nd day of Kanni Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1192)
1st day of Ashwin Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on September 18, 2016
Rahukalam – 4:54 PM to 6:26 PM
Yamagandam – 12:20 PM to 1:52 PM
Gulikai – 3:23 PM to 4:54 PM
Durmuhurtham – 4:48 PM to 5:37 PM
Varjyam – 2:08 PM to 3:34 PM

Panchak (bad) – entire day

Good Time on September 18, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 11:56 AM to 12:44 PM
Amirta Kalam – 11:01 PM on Sept 17 to 12:28 AM on Sept 18
Amirta Kalam – 10:46 PM on Sept 18 to 12:12 AM on Sept 19
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Vriddhi (good) till 4:31 PM on September 18. Then onward it is Dhruva (good).

Karana – Taitila (good) till 7:59 AM. Then onward it is Garaja (good) till 6:22 AM. 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.