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Hindu Calendar Today – January 16, 2018 – Tithi, Vrat, Good - Auspicious Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festivals

Tithi in Hindu Calendar, Today, on Tuesday, January 16, 2018 – Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon till 5:06 AM on January 16. Then onward it is Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day till 7:02 AM on January 17. All time based on India Standard Time.

Good – Auspicious time on January 16, 2018, as per Hindu Calendar – There is no good and auspicious time on the day.
                                                                       
Nakshatra – Purva Shada or Pooradam Nakshatra till 7:33 PM on January 16. Then onward it is Uttara Shada or Uthiradam Nakshatram till 9:44 PM on January 17.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Purva Shada or Pooradam Nakshatra till 7:22 PM on January 16. Then onward it is Uttara Shada or Uthiradam Nakshatram till 10:19 PM on January 17.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Dhanu Rashi till 2:11 AM on January 17.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Dhanu Rashi till 2:07 AM on January 17.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – AmavasyaMauni Amavasya. Thai Amavasya Kanuma Festival. Triveni Amavas

Kali Yuga Year – 5119

Vikram Samvant 2074 – Magh Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day in Magh 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 – Paush Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day in Paush month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Hemalambi or Hevilambi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1939 – Paush Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day in Paush month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Paush Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Paush month till 5:11 AM on January 16. Then onward it is Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day till 7:47 AM on January 17.) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2074 - Paush Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day in Paush month in Gujarat. (It is Paush Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Paush month till 5:11 AM on January 16. Then onward it is Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day till 7:47 AM on January 17.) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

3rd day of Thai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Hemalambi nama Year)
2nd day of Makara Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1193)
2nd day of Magh Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1424)

Bad Period on January 16, 2018
Rahukalam – 3:19 PM to 4:40 PM
Yamagandam – 9:55 AM to 11:15 AM
Gulikai – 12:36 PM to 1:58 PM
Durmuhurtham – 9:21 AM to 10:04 AM
Durmuhurtham – 11:18 PM on Jan 16 to 12:10 AM on Jan 17
Varjyam – 3:09 AM to 4:57 AM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on January 16, 2018
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:15 PM to 12:58 PM
Amirta Kalam – 1:58 PM to 3:46 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Vyaghata (bad) till 8:55 AM on January 16. Then onward it is Harshana (good) till 9:46 AM on January 17.

Karana – Shakuni (bad) till 5:11 AM on Jan 16. Then onward it is Chatushpad (bad) till 6:30 PM on January 16. Then onward it is Nagava (bad) till 7:47 AM on Jan 17.