Today’s Hindu Calendar – October 19, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Wednesday, October 19, 2016 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waning phase of moon till 2:42 AM on October 19. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is October 19, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is a good day after 10:00 AM.
           
Nakshatra – Karthigai or Krittika or Kartika Nakshatra till 7:15 AM on October 19. Then onward it is Rohini Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Karthigai or Krittika or Kartika Nakshatra till 2:32 AM on October 19. Then onward it is Rohini Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Vrishabha Rashi.

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

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Sankashti Ganesh Chaturthi VratKarvaChauthKarak ChaturthiDasarathi Chaturthi. Moon rise time is between 8:35 PM and 9:15 PM.

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

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

Durmukhi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Ashwin Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waning phase of moon in Ashwin month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Ashwin Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waning phase of moon in Ashwin month till 7:32 PM on October 19. Then onward it is Ashwin Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waning phase of moon in Ashwin month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Ashwin Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waning phase of moon in Ashwin month in Gujarat. (It is Ashwin Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waning phase of moon in Ashwin month till 7:32 PM on October 19. Then onward it is Ashwin Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waning phase of moon in Ashwin month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

3rd day of Aippasi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
3rd day of Thulam Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1192)
2nd day of Kartik Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on October 19, 2016
Rahukalam – 12:11 PM to 1:37 PM
Yamagandam – 7:52 AM to 9:18 AM
Gulikai – 10:45 AM to 12:11 AM
Durmuhurtham – 11:48 AM to 12:34 PM
Varjyam – 4:56 PM to 6:22 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on October 19, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – not present
Amirta Kalam – 9:15 PM to 10:41 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – 8:55 AM to before sunrise on Oct 20
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Vyatipata (bad) till 9:51 AM on October 19. Then onward it is Variyan (bad).

Karana – Bava (good) till 9:07 AM. Then onward it is Balava (good) till 7:32 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.