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

Tithi in Hindu Calendar, Today, on Monday, October 16, 2017 – 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 2:04 AM on October 16. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning phase of moon till 12:46 AM on October 17. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is October 16, 2017, as per Hindu Panchang? – An average day – neither good nor bad.
                                                                       
Nakshatra – Magha or Makam Nakshatra till 7:53 AM on October 16. Then onward it is Purvaphalguni or Pooram Nakshatram till 7:23 AM on October 17.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Magha or Makam Nakshatram till 6:07 AM on October 16. Then onward it is Purvaphalguni or Pooram Nakshatram till 6:12 AM on October 17.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Simha Rashi till 1:22 PM on Oct 17.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Simha Rashi till 12:17 PM on Oct 17.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Vagh BarasGovatsa DwadasiVasubarasGuru Dwadashi

Kali Yuga Year – 5119

Vikram Samvant 2074 – Kartik Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning phase of moon in Kartik 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 – Ashwin Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning phase of moon in Ashwin month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Hemalambi or Hevilambi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1939 – Ashwin Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning phase of moon in Ashwin month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Krishna Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waning phase of moon in Ashwin month till 1:05 AM on October 16. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning phase of moon in Ashwin month till 12:27 AM on October 17.) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2073 - Ashwin Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning phase of moon in Ashwin month in Gujarat. (It is Krishna Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waning phase of moon in Ashwin month till 1:05 AM on October 16. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning phase of moon in Ashwin month till 12:27 AM on October 17.) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

30th day of Puratassi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Hemalambi nama Year)
30th day of Kanni Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1193)
29th day of Aashin Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1424)

Bad Period on October 16, 2017
Rahukalam – 7:52 AM to 9:19 AM
Yamagandam – 10:45 AM to 12:12 PM
Gulikai – 1:39 PM to 3:06 PM
Durmuhurtham – 12:35 PM to 1:22 PM
Durmuhurtham – 2:54 PM to 3:40 PM
Varjyam – 2:09 PM to 3:45 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on October 16, 2017
Abhijita Muhurta – 11:49 AM to 12:35 PM
Amirta Kalam – 3:44 AM to 5:19 AM
Amirta Kalam – 11:47 PM on Oct 16 to 1:23 AM on Oct 17
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Shukla (good) till 7:24 PM on Oct 16. Then onward it is Brahma (good) till 5:59 PM on Oct 17.

Karana – Balava (good) till 1:05 AM on Oct 16. Then onward it is Kaulava (good) till 12:43 PM on October 16. Then onward it is Taitila (good) till 12:27 AM on Oct 17.