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



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Wednesday, November 16, 2016 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon until 2:45 PM on November 16. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is November 16, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.
           
Nakshatra – Rohini Nakshatra till 1:48 PM on November 16. Then onward it is Mrigasira or Makayiram Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Rohini Nakshatra till 10:18 AM on November 16. Then onward it is Mrigasira or Makayiram Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Vrishabha Rashi.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Vrishabha Rashi till 8:56 PM. Then onward it is Mithuna Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Sabrimala Temple Opens for Mandalam Season in Kerala.

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

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

Durmukhi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Kartik Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon in Kartik month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Kartik Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon in Kartik month till 11:43 AM on November 16. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waning phase of moon). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2073 - Kartik Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon in Kartik month in Gujarat. (It is Kartik Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon in Kartik month till 11:43 AM on November 16. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waning phase of moon). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

1st day of Karthigai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
1st day of Vrischika Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1192)
30th day of Kartik Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on November 16, 2016
Rahukalam – 12:11 PM to 1:34 PM
Yamagandam – 8:04 AM to 9:26 AM
Gulikai – 10:49 AM to 12:11 PM
Durmuhurtham – 11:49 AM to 12:33 PM
Varjyam – 3:17 PM to 4:42 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on November 16, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 11:49 AM to 12:33 PM
Amirta Kalam – 7:29 AM to 8:53 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – sunrise on Nov 16 to before sunrise on Nov 17
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Shiva (good) till 3:01 PM on November 16. Then onward it is Siddha (good).

Karana – Taitila (good) till 1:32 AM. Then onward it is Garaja (good) till 11:42 AM. Then onward it is Vanija (good) till 9:59 PM. Then onward it is Vishti or Bhadra (bad).

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.