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Hindu Calendar Today – August 16, 2017 – Tithi, Vrat, Good - Auspicious Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festivals

Tithi in Hindu Calendar, Today, on Wednesday, August 16, 2017 – Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon till 1:04 PM on August 16. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waning phase of moon till 10:38 AM on August 17. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is August 16, 2017, as per Hindu Panchang? – Good and auspicious time on the entire day.
                                                                       
Nakshatra – Krittika or Karthigai or Kartika Nakshatra till 1:27 AM on August 16. Then onward it is Rohini Nakshatram till 11:50 PM on August 16. Then onward it is Mrigasira Nakshatram till 10:09 PM on August 17.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Krittika or Karthigai or Kartika Nakshatra till 2:31 AM on August 16. Then onward it is Rohini Nakshatram till 12:50 AM on August 17.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Vrishabha Rashi till 11:00 AM on August 17.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Vrishabha Rashi till 11:56 AM on August 17.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Goga Navami

Kali Yuga Year – 5119

Vikram Samvant 2074 – Bhadrapad Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon in Bhadrapad 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 – Shravan Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Hemalambi or Hevilambi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1939 –Shravan Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month till 3:18 PM on August 16. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month till 12:43 PM on August 17.) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2073 - Shravan Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month in Gujarat. (It is Krishna Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month till 3:18 PM on August 16. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month till 12:43 PM on August 17.) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

31st day of Aadi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Hemalambi nama Year)
31st day of Karkidaka Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1192)
30th day of Shraban Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1424)

Bad Period on August 16, 2017
Rahukalam – 12:31 PM to 2:08 PM
Yamagandam – 7:41 AM to 9:18 AM
Gulikai – 10:54 AM to 12:31 PM
Durmuhurtham – 11:25 PM on August 15 to 12:09 AM on August 16
Durmuhurtham – 12:05 PM to 12:57 PM
Varjyam – 5:24 PM to 6:53 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on August 16, 2017
Abhijita Muhurta – not present
Amirta Kalam – 12:15 AM to 1:26 AM
Amirta Kalam – 9:52 PM to 11:21 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – sunrise on August 15 to 1:24 AM on August 16
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – sunrise on August 16 to before sunrise on August 17
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Dhruva (good) till 3:55 AM on August 16. Then onward it is Vyaghata (bad) till 12:50 AM on August 17.

Karana – Taitila (good) till 4:31 AM on August 16. Garaja (good) till 3:18 PM on August 16. Then onward it is Vanija (good) till 2:02 AM on August 17.