Today’s Hindu Calendar – December 13, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Tuesday, December 13, 2016 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi and Purnima Tithi or the fourteenth day during waxing phase of moon and full moon day in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during waxing phase of moon till 8:13 AM on December 13. Then onward it is Purnima Tithi or the full moon day. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is December 13, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.
           
Nakshatra – Rohini Nakshatra till 10:07 PM on December 13. Then onward it is Mrigasira or Makayiram Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Krittika or Karthigai or Kartika Nakshatra till 12:39 AM on December 13. Then onward it is Rohini Nakshatram till 9:41 PM. Then onward it is Mrigasira or Makayiram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Vrishabha Rashi.

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

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Datta JayantiAnnapurna Jayanti. Purnima

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

Vikram Samvant 2073 – Margashirsh Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi and Purnima Tithi or the fourteenth day during waxing phase of moon and full moon day 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 – Margashirsh Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi and Purnima Tithi or the fourteenth day during waxing phase of moon and full moon day in Margashirsh month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Durmukhi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Margashirsh Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi and Purnima Tithi or the fourteenth day during waxing phase of moon and full moon day in Margashirsh month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Margashirsh Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during waxing phase of moon in Margashirsh month till 9:16 AM on December 13. Then onward it is Purnima Tithi or the full moon day in Margashirsh month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2073 - Margashirsh Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi and Purnima Tithi or the fourteenth day during waxing phase of moon and full moon day in Margashirsh month in Gujarat. (It is Margashirsh Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during waxing phase of moon in Margashirsh month till 9:16 AM on December 13. Then onward it is Purnima Tithi or the full moon day in Margashirsh month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

28th day of Karthigai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
28th day of Vrischika Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1192)
27th day of Agrahan Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on December 13, 2016
Rahukalam – 3:02 PM to 4:22 PM
Yamagandam – 9:40 AM to 11:00 AM
Gulikai – 12:21 PM to 1:41 PM
Durmuhurtham – 9:08 AM to 9:51 AM
Durmuhurtham – 11:01 PM to 11:54 PM
Varjyam – 2:40 PM to 4:04 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on December 13, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 11:59 AM to 12:42 PM
Amirta Kalam – 6:52 PM to 8:16 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Siddha (good) till 4:55 AM on December 13. Then onward it is Sadhya (good).

Karana – Vanija (good) till 9:16 AM. Then onward it is Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 7:25 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.