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Hindu Calendar Today – May 16, 2017 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festivals

Tithi in Hindu Calendar, Today, on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 – 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 11:06 AM on May 16. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon till 12:06 PM on May 17. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is May 16, 2017 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is a good date.
           
Nakshatra – Purva Shada or Pooradam Nakshatra till 2:06 AM on May 16. Then onward it is Uttara Shada or Uthiradam Nakshatram till 3:55 AM on May 17.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Purva Shada or Pooradam Nakshatra till 4:56 AM on May 16. Then onward it is Uttara Shada or Uthiradam Nakshatram till 7:26 AM on May 17.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Dhanu Rashi till 8:15 AM. Then onward it is Makar Rashi.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Dhanu Rashi till 11:36 AM. Then onward it is Makar Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5119

Vikram Samvant 2074 – Jyeshta Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waning phase of moon in Jyeshta 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 – Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waning phase of moon in Vaishakh month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Hemalambi or Hevilambi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1939 –Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waning phase of moon in Vaishakh month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waning phase of moon in Vaishakh month till 2:47 PM on May 16. Then onward it is Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon till 4:31 PM on May 17.) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2073 - Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waning phase of moon in Vaishakh month in Gujarat. (It is Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waning phase of moon in Vaishakh month till 2:47 PM on May 16. Then onward it is Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon till 4:31 PM on May 17.) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

2nd day of Vaikasi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Hemalambi nama Year)
2nd day of Edava Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1192)
1st day of Jyeshta Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1424)

Bad Period on May 16, 2017
Rahukalam – 3:42 PM to 5:21 PM
Yamagandam – 9:05 AM to 10:44 AM
Gulikai – 12:23 PM to 2:10 PM
Durmuhurtham – 8:25 AM to 9:18 AM
Durmuhurtham – 11:18 PM on May 16 to 12:02 AM on May 17
Varjyam – 1:46 PM to 3:32 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on May 16, 2017
Abhijita Muhurta – 11:59 AM to 12:47 PM
Amirta Kalam – 11:34 PM on May 15 to 1:22 AM on May 16
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Shubha (good) till 9:10 PM on May 16. Then onward it is Shukla (good).

Karana – Kaulava (good) till 1:45 AM. Then onward it is Taitila (good) till 2:47 PM. Then onward it is Garaja (good).

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