Today’s Hindu Calendar – October 23, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Sunday, October 23, 2016 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth 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 5:13 PM on October 23. 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 October 23, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is a good and auspicious date till 8:00 PM.
           
Nakshatra – Punarvasu or Punirtham Nakshatra till 2:13 AM on October 23. Then onward it is Pushya or Poosam or Pooyam Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Pushya or Poosam or Pooyam Nakshatra till 8:38 PM on October 23. Then onward it is Aslesha or Ayiliyam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Karka Rashi.

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

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

Vikram Samvant 2073 – Kartik Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth 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 Ashtami Tithi or the eighth 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 Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon in Ashwin month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Ashwin Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon in Ashwin month till 12:28 PM on October 23. Then onward it is Ashwin Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth 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 Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon in Ashwin month in Gujarat. (It is Ashwin Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon in Ashwin month till 12:28 PM on October 23. Then onward it is Ashwin Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon in Ashwin month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

7th day of Aippasi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
7th day of Thulam Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1192)
6th day of Kartik Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on October 23, 2016
Rahukalam – 4:28 PM to 5:54 PM
Yamagandam – 12:11 PM to 1:36 PM
Gulikai – 3:02 PM to 4:28 PM
Durmuhurtham – 4:22 PM to 5:08 PM
Varjyam – 4:31 AM to 6:07 AM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on October 23, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 11:48 AM to 12:34 PM
Amirta Kalam – 2:11 PM to 3:48 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – sunrise on October 23 to 1:44 AM on Oct 24
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Sadhya (good) till 8:51 PM on October 23. Then onward it is Shubha (good).

Karana – Balava (good) till 12:44 AM. Then onward it is Kaulava (good) till 12:28 PM. Then onward it is Taitila (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.