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Today’s Hindu Calendar – April 16, 2017 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festivals

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Sunday, April 16, 2017 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waning phase of moon till 7:14 PM on April 16. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon till 9:02 PM on April 17. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is April 16, 2017 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is a good date after 4:40 PM.
           
Nakshatra – Jyeshta or Kettai or Triketta Nakshatra till 2:06 PM on April 16. Then onward it is Mool or Moolam Nakshatram till 4:32 PM on April 17.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Jyeshta or Kettai or Triketta Nakshatra till 4:39 PM on April 16. Then onward it is Mool or Moolam Nakshatra till 7:33 PM on April 17.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Vrischika Rashi till 2:06 PM. Then onward it is Dhanu Rashi.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Vrischika Rashi till 4:39 PM. Then onward it is Dhanu Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5119

Vikram Samvant 2074 – Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waning phase of moon in Vaishakh month in North India - Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Orissa and Jammu and Kashmir.

Hemalambi or Hevilambi nama Samvatsara/ Shalivahana Saka 1939 – Chaitra Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Hemalambi or Hevilambi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1939 –Chaitra Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or fifth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Chaitra Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month till 10:16 PM on April 16. Then onward it is Chaitra Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month on the entire day on April 17 and till 12:36 AM on April 18). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2073 - Chaitra Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or fifth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month in Gujarat. (It is Chaitra Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month till 10:16 PM on April 16. Then onward it is Chaitra Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon in Chaitra month on the entire day on April 17 and till 12:36 AM on April 18). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

3rd day of Chithirai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Hemalambi nama Year)
3rd day of Meda Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1192)
2nd day of Baishakh Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1424)

Bad Period on April 16, 2017
Rahukalam – 5:12 PM to 6:47 PM
Yamagandam – 12:27 PM to 2:02 PM
Gulikai – 3:37 PM to 5:12 PM
Durmuhurtham – 5:06 PM to 5:56 PM
Varjyam – not present

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on April 16, 2017
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:03 PM to 12:51 PM
Amirta Kalam – 6:45 AM to 8:33 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – 2:18 PM on April 16 to before sunrise on April 17
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Variyan (bad) till 11:53 AM on April 16. Then onward it is Parigha (bad).

Karana – Kaulava (good) till 9:02 AM. Then onward it is Taitila (good) till 10:16 PM. Then onward it is Garaja (good).

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