Today’s Hindu Calendar – October 16, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Sunday, October 16, 2016 (Today) – Purnima Tithi or the full moon day in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Purnima Tithi or the full moon day till 9:47 AM on October 16. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is October 16, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good day.
           
Nakshatra – Revati Nakshatra till 12:10 PM on October 16. Then onward it is Ashwini or Ashwathy Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Revati Nakshatra till 11:14 AM on October 16. Then onward it is Ashwini or Ashwathy Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Meena Rashi till 12:10 PM. Then onward it is Mesha Rashi.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Meena Rashi till 11:14 AM. Then onward it is Mesha Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Valmiki JayantiPurnima – Full moon day

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

Vikram Samvant 2073 – Ashwin Purnima Tithi or the full moon day 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 – Ashwin Purnima Tithi or the full moon day in Ashwin month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Durmukhi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Ashwin Purnima and Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the full moon day and first day during the waning phase of moon in Ashwin month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Ashwin Purnima Tithi or the full moon day in Ashwin month till 9:53 AM on October 16. Then onward it is Ashwin Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning phase of moon in Ashwin month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Ashwin Purnima and Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the full moon day and first day during the waning phase of moon in Ashwin month in Gujarat. (It is Ashwin Purnima Tithi or the full moon day in Ashwin month till 9:53 AM on October 16. Then onward it is Ashwin Krishna Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waning phase of moon in Ashwin month).  This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

30th day of Puratassi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
30th day of Kanni Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1192)
29th day of Ashwin Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on October 16, 2016
Rahukalam – 4:32 PM to 5:59 PM
Yamagandam – 12:12 PM to 1:38 PM
Gulikai – 3:05 PM to 4:32 PM
Durmuhurtham – 4:27 PM to 5:13 PM
Varjyam – 12:37 AM to 2:02 AM

Panchak (bad) – till 12:10 PM

Good Time on October 16, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 11:49 AM to 12:35 PM
Amirta Kalam – 9:07 AM to 10:32 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – 12:10 PM on Oct 16 to before sunrise on Oct 17.
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Vyaghata (bad) till 2:30 AM on October 16. Then onward it is Harshana (good) till 10:18 PM. Then onward it is Vajra (good).

Karana – Bava (good) till 9:53 AM. Then onward it is Balava (good) till 8:01 PM. Then onward it is Kaulava (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.