Today’s Hindu Calendar – November 8, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Tuesday, November 8, 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 7:21 AM on November 8. 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 November 8, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is a good and auspicious day.
           
Nakshatra – Dhanishta or Avittam Nakshatra till 11:50 PM on November 8. Then onward it is Shatabhisha or Sadayam or Chathayam Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Shravan or Thiruonam Nakshatra till 4:18 AM on November 8. Then onward it is Dhanishta or Avittam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Makar Rashi till 11:51 PM. Then onward it is Kumbha Rashi.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Makar Rashi till 4:33 PM. Then onward it is Kumbha Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Gopashtami

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

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

Durmukhi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Kartik Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Kartik month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Kartik Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Kartik month till 1:21 PM on November 8. Then onward it is Kartik Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing phase of moon in Kartik month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2073 - Kartik Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Kartik month in Gujarat. (It is Kartik Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Kartik month till 1:21 PM on November 8. Then onward it is Kartik Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing phase of moon in Kartik month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

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

Bad Period on November 8, 2016
Rahukalam – 2:57 PM to 4:21 PM
Yamagandam – 9:23 AM to 10:47 AM
Gulikai – 12:10 PM to 1:34 PM
Durmuhurtham – 8:50 AM to 9:34 AM
Durmuhurtham – 10:53 PM to 11:45 PM
Varjyam – 8:21 AM to 9:58 AM

Panchak (bad) – from 11:51 AM

Good Time on November 8, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 11:48 AM to 12:32 PM
Amirta Kalam – 6:04 PM to 7:41 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Ganda (bad) till 1:04 AM on November 8. Then onward it is Vriddhi (good) till 11:47 PM. Then onward it is Dhruva (good).

Karana – Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 1:21 AM. Then onward it is Bava (good) till 1:21 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.