Today’s Hindu Calendar – December 26, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Monday, December 26, 2016 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning phase of moon till 6:11 AM on December 26. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is December 26, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.
           
Nakshatra – Vishaka or Vishakam Nakshatra till 4:20 AM on December 26. Then onward it is Anizham or Anuradha or Anusham Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Vishaka or Vishakam Nakshatra till 3:37 AM on December 26. Then onward it is Anizham or Anuradha or Anusham Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Vrishchika Rashi.

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

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Pradosh Fasting. Mandala Puja at Sabarimala

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

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

Durmukhi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Margashirsh Krishna Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Margashirsh month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Margashirsh Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning phase of moon in Margashirsh month till 6:07 AM on December 26. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Margashirsh month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2073 - Margashirsh Krishna Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Margashirsh month in Gujarat. (It is Margashirsh Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning phase of moon in Margashirsh month till 6:07 AM on December 26. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Margashirsh month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

11th day of Margazhi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
11th day of Dhanu Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1192)
10th day of Poush Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on December 26, 2016
Rahukalam – 8:26 AM to 9:46 AM
Yamagandam – 11:07 AM to 12:27 PM
Gulikai – 1:48 PM to 3:08 PM
Durmuhurtham – 12:49 PM to 1:31 PM
Durmuhurtham – 2:57 PM to 3:40 PM
Varjyam – 8:05 AM to 9:53 AM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on December 26, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:06 PM to 12:49 PM
Amirta Kalam – 6:49 PM to 8:37 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – sunrise on Dec 26 to before sunrise on Dec 27
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – 4:01 AM on December 25 to 4:20 AM on December 26

Yog – Dhriti (good) till 8:57 AM on December 26. Then onward it is Shoola (bad).

Karana – Taitila (good) till 6:07 AM. Then onward it is Garaja (good) till 7:20 PM. Then onward it is Vanija (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.