Today’s Hindu Calendar – November 17, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Thursday, November 17, 2016 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third 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 until 12:36 PM on November 17. 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 November 17, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.
           
Nakshatra – Mrigasira or Makayiram Nakshatra till 12:21 PM on November 17. Then onward it is Ardra or Arudhara or Thiruvathira Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Mrigasira or Makayiram Nakshatra till 7:41 AM on November 17. Then onward it is Ardra or Arudhara or Thiruvathira Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Vrishabha Rashi till 1:03 AM. Then onward it is Mithuna Rashi.

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

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Sankashti Chaturthi Vrat dedicated to Ganesha Manabasa Gurubar

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

Vikram Samvant 2073 – Margashirsh Krishna Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third 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 Tritiya Tithi or the third 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 Tritiya and chaturthi Tithi or the third and fourth day during the waning phase of moon in Kartik month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Kartik Krishna Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waning phase of moon in Kartik month till 8:22 AM on November 17. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waning phase of moon). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2073 - Kartik Krishna Paksha Tritiya and Chaturthi Tithi or the third and fourth day during the waning phase of moon in Kartik month in Gujarat. (It is Kartik Krishna Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waning phase of moon in Kartik month till 8:22 AM on November 17. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waning phase of moon). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

2nd day of Karthigai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
2nd day of Vrischika Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1192)
1st day of Agrahan Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on November 17, 2016
Rahukalam – 1:34 PM to 2:56 PM
Yamagandam – 6:42 AM to 8:04 AM
Gulikai – 9:27 AM to 10:49 AM
Durmuhurtham – 10:22 AM to 11:05 AM
Durmuhurtham – 2:45 PM to 3:29 PM
Varjyam – 3:21 PM to 4:49 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on November 17, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 11:49 AM to 12:33 PM
Amirta Kalam – 11:50 PM on Nov 16 to 1:15 AM on Nov 17
Amirta Kalam – 8:29 PM to 9:57 PM
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 – Siddha (good) till 11:08 AM on November 17. Then onward it is Sadhya (good).

Karana – Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 8:22 AM. Then onward it is Bava (good) till 6:54 PM. Then onward it is Balava (good).