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Today’s Hindu Calendar – December 25, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Sunday, December 25, 2016 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waning phase of moon till 4:01 AM on December 25. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is December 25, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.
           
Nakshatra – Swathi or Chothi Nakshatra till 1:44 AM on December 25. Then onward it is Vishaka or Vishakam Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Swathi or Chothi Nakshatra till 12:37 AM on December 25. Then onward it is Vishaka or Vishakam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Tula Rashi till 9:40 PM. Then onward it is Vrishchika Rashi.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Tula Rashi till 8:53 PM. Then onward it is Vrishchika Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Suroopa Dwadasi

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

Vikram Samvant 2073 – Paush Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth 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 Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth 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 Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning phase of moon in Margashirsh month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Margashirsh Krishna Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waning phase of moon in Margashirsh month till 3:32 AM on December 25. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth 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 Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning phase of moon in Margashirsh month in Gujarat. (It is Margashirsh Krishna Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waning phase of moon in Margashirsh month till 3:32 AM on December 25. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning phase of moon in Margashirsh month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

10th day of Margazhi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
10th day of Dhanu Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1192)
9th day of Poush Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on December 25, 2016
Rahukalam – 4:28 PM to 5:48 PM
Yamagandam – 12:27 PM to 1:47 PM
Gulikai – 3:07 PM to 4:28 PM
Durmuhurtham – 4:22 PM to 5:05 PM
Varjyam – 6:55 AM to 7:43 AM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on December 25, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:05 PM to 12:48 PM
Amirta Kalam – 5:43 PM to 7:31 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – sunrise on Dec 24 to 1:44 AM on Dec 25
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 – Sukarman (good) till 8:07 AM on December 25. Then onward it is Dhriti (good).

Karana – Balava (good) till 3:32 AM. Then onward it is Kaulava (good) till 4:50 PM. Then onward it is Taitila (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.