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Today’s Hindu Calendar – December 6, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during waxing phase of moon till 9:45 PM on December 6. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is December 6, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is a good and auspicious date.
           
Nakshatra – Dhanishta or Sravishta or Avittam Nakshatra till 7:46 AM on December 6. Then onward it is Shatabisha or Sadayam or Chathayam Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Dhanishta or Sravishta or Avittam Nakshatra till 11:25 AM on December 6. Then onward it is Shatabisha or Sadayam or Chathayam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Kumbha Rashi.

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

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

Vikram Samvant 2073 – Margashirsh Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during waxing phase of moon in Margashirsh 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 Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during waxing phase of moon in Margashirsh month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Durmukhi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Margashirsh Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during waxing phase of moon in Margashirsh month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Margashirsh Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during waxing phase of moon in Margashirsh month till 2:57 AM on December 6. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during waxing phase of moon in Margashirsh month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2073 - Margashirsh Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during waxing phase of moon in Margashirsh month in Gujarat. (It is Margashirsh Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during waxing phase of moon in Margashirsh month till 2:57 AM on December 6. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during waxing phase of moon in Margashirsh month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

21st day of Karthigai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
21st day of Vrischika Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1192)
20th day of Agrahan Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on December 6, 2016
Rahukalam – 2:59 PM to 4:20 PM
Yamagandam – 9:36 AM to 10:57 AM
Gulikai – 12:18 PM to 1:38 PM
Durmuhurtham – 9:04 AM to 9:47 AM
Durmuhurtham – 10:58 PM to 11:51 PM
Varjyam – 6:42 PM to 8:19 PM

Panchak (bad) – entire day

Good Time on December 6, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 11:56 AM to 12:39 PM
Amirta Kalam – 12:38 AM to 2:18 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – sunrise to 7:46 AM
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Vyaghata (bad) till 4:55 AM on December 6. Then onward it is Harshana (good).

Karana – Taitila (good) till 2:57 AM. Then onward it is Garaja (good) till 2:59 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.