Today’s Hindu Calendar – October 9, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Sunday, October 9, 2016 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon till 5:06 PM on October 9. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is October 9, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.
           
Nakshatra – Purva Shada or Pooradam Nakshatra till 2:41 PM on October 9. Then onward it is Uttara Shada or Uthiradam Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Purva Shada or Pooradam Nakshatra till 6:34 PM on October 9. Then onward it is Uttara Shada or Uthiradam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Dhanu Rashi till 8:58 PM. Then onward it is Makar Rashi.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Dhanu Rashi till 8:58 PM. Then onward it is Makar Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –  Durga Puja Ashtami. Durga Ashtami Vrat. Mahashtami.

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

Vikram Samvant 2073 – Ashwin Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing 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 Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Ashwin month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Durmukhi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Ashwin Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Ashwin month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Ashwin Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Ashwin month till 10:31 PM on October 9. Then onward it is Ashwin Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing phase of moon in Ashwin month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Ashwin Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Ashwin month in Gujarat. (It is Ashwin Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Ashwin month till 10:31 PM on October 9. Then onward it is Ashwin Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing phase of moon in Ashwin month).  This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

23rd day of Puratassi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
23rd day of Kanni Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1192)
22nd day of Ashwin Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on October 9, 2016
Rahukalam – 4:37 PM to 6:05 PM
Yamagandam – 12:13 PM to 1:41 PM
Gulikai – 3:09 PM to 4:37 PM
Durmuhurtham – 4:31 PM to 5:18 PM
Varjyam – 3:06 AM to 4:48 AM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on October 9, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 11:50 PM to 12:37 PM
Amirta Kalam – 1:25 PM to 3:08 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – 2:41 PM on Oct 9 to before sunrise on Oct 10
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Atiganda (bad) till 7:54 PM on October 9. Then onward it is Sukarman (good)

Karana – Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 10:03 AM. Then onward it is Bava (good) till 10:31 PM. Then onward it is Balava (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.