Today’s Hindu Calendar – September 24, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Saturday, September 24, 2016 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Ashtami and Navami Tithi or the eighth and ninth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon till 6:41 AM on September 24. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is September 24, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is a good date after 2:45 PM.
           
Nakshatra – Ardra or Arudhara or Thiruvathira Nakshatra till 7:12 PM on September 24. Then onward it is Punarvasu or Punirtham Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Ardra or Arudhara or Thiruvathira Nakshatra till 2:43 PM on September 24. Then onward it is Punarvasu or Punirtham Nakshatra.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Mithuna Rashi.

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

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious daysSwami Chidananda's Birth Centenary. (Divine Life Society)

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

Vikram Samvant 2073 – Ashwin Krishna Paksha Ashtami and Navami Tithi or the eighth and ninth 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 Ashtami and Navami Tithi or the eighth and ninth 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 Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon in Bhadrapad month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Bhadrapad Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon in Bhadrapad month till 2:41 AM on Sept 24. Then onward it is Bhadrapad Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth 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 Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon in Bhadrapad month. (It is Bhadrapad Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon in Bhadrapad month till 2:41 AM on Sept 24. Then onward it is Bhadrapad Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon in Bhadrapad month).  This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

8th day of Puratassi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
8th day of Kanni Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1192)
7th day of Ashwin Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on September 24, 2016
Rahukalam – 9:18 AM to 10:48 AM
Yamagandam – 1:49 PM to 3:19 PM
Gulikai – 6:17 AM to 7:47 AM
Durmuhurtham – 6:17 AM to 7:53 PM
Varjyam – 11:32 PM on Sept 23 to 1:05 AM on Sept 24

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on September 24, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 11:54 AM to 12:42 PM
Amirta Kalam – 4:59 AM to 6:32 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Variyan (bad) till 6:35 PM on September 24. Then onward it is Parigha (bad)

Karana – Kaulava (good) till 2:41 AM. Then onward it is Taitila (good) till 2:04 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.