Today’s Hindu Calendar – December 29, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Thursday, December 29, 2016 (Today) – Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day till 12:04 PM on December 29. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is December 29, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.
           
Nakshatra – Mool or Moolam Nakshatra till 11:35 AM on December 29. Then onward it is Purva Shada or Pooradam Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Mool or Moolam Nakshatra till 11:17 AM on December 29. Then onward it is Purva Shada or Pooradam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Dhanu Rashi.

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

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Amavasya. Hanuman Jayanti in Tamil Nadu. Yellu Amavasi

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

Vikram Samvant 2073 – Paush Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day 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 Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day in Margashirsh month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Durmukhi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Margashirsh Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day in Margashirsh month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Margashirsh Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day in Margashirsh month till 12:23 PM on December 29. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing phase of moon in Margashirsh month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2073 - Margashirsh Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day in Margashirsh month in Gujarat. (It is Margashirsh Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day in Margashirsh month till 12:23 PM on December 29. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing phase of moon in Margashirsh month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

14th day of Margazhi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
14th day of Dhanu Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1192)
13th day of Poush Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on December 29, 2016
Rahukalam – 1:49 PM to 3:09 PM
Yamagandam – 7:07 AM to 8:27 AM
Gulikai – 9:48 AM to 11:08 AM
Durmuhurtham – 10:41 AM to 11:24 AM
Durmuhurtham – 2:59 PM to 3:42 PM
Varjyam – 9:32 AM to 11:17 AM
Varjyam – 9:39 PM to 11:23 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on December 29, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:07 PM to 12:50 PM
Amirta Kalam – 4:17 AM to 6:02 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Vriddhi (good) till 10:21 AM on December 29. Then onward it is Dhruva (good).

Karana – Nagava (bad) till 12:23 PM. Then onward it is Kimstughna (bad).

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.