Today’s Hindu Calendar – November 20, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Sunday, November 20, 2016 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon till 7:48 AM on November 20. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is November 20, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.
           
Nakshatra – Pushya or Poosam or Pooyam Nakshatra till 9:37 AM on November 20. Then onward it is Aslesha or Ayiliyam Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Pushya or Poosam or Pooyam Nakshatra till 3:44 AM on November 20. 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 – Margashirsh Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth 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 Sashti Tithi or the sixth 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 Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon in Kartik month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Kartik Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon in Kartik month till 2:18 AM on November 20. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2073 - Kartik Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon in Kartik month in Gujarat. (It is Kartik Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon in Kartik month till 2:18 AM on November 20. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

5th day of Karthigai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
5th day of Vrischika Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1192)
4th day of Agrahan Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on November 20, 2016
Rahukalam – 4:18 PM to 5:40 PM
Yamagandam – 12:12 PM to 1:34 PM
Gulikai – 2:56 PM to 4:18 PM
Durmuhurtham – 4:13 PM to 4:57 PM
Varjyam – 4:42 PM to 6:19 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on November 20, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 11:50 AM to 12:34 PM
Amirta Kalam – not present
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – sunrise to 9:37 AM
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Shukla (good) till 2:45 AM on November 20. Then onward it is Brahma (good).

Karana – Vanija (good) till 2:18 AM. Then onward it is Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 2:00 PM. Then onward it is Bava (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.