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Hindu Calendar – March 16, 2018

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Friday, March 16, 2018 – Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning or dark phase of moon till 5:30 PM on March 16. Then onward it is Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day till 6:05 PM on March 17. All time based on India Standard Time.

Good – Auspicious time on March 16, 2018, as per Hindu Calendar –
There is no good and auspicious time on the entire day.
                                                                       
Nakshatra – Shathabhisha or Sadayam or Chathayam Nakshatra till 6:07 PM on March 16. Then onward it is Purvabhadrapada or Pooruruttathi Nakshatram till 7:16 PM on March 17.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Shathabhisha or Sadayam or Chathayam Nakshatram till 6:45 PM on March 16. Then onward it is Purvabhadra or Pooruruttathi Nakshatram till 6:18 PM on March 17.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Kumbha Rashi till 12:58 PM on March 17.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Kumbha Rashi till 1:32 PM on March 17.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5119

Vikram Samvant 2074 – Chaitra Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or fourteenth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Chaitra 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 – Phalgun Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or fourteenth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Phalguna month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Hemalambi or Hevilambi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1939 – Phalgun Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or fourteenth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Phalguna month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Phalgun Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or fourteenth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Phalguna month till 6:18 PM on March 16. Then onward it is Phalgun Amavasya Tithi or no moon day in Phalguna month till 6:41 PM on March 17.) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2074 - Phalgun Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or fourteenth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Phalguna month in Gujarat. (It is Phalgun Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or fourteenth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Phalguna month till 6:18 PM on March 16. Then onward it is Phalgun Amavasya Tithi or no moon day in Phalguna month till 6:41 PM on March 17.) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

2nd day of Panguni Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Hemalambi nama Year)
2nd day of Meena Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1193)
1st day of Chaitra Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1424)

Bad Period on March 16, 2018
Rahukalam – 11:05 AM to 12:36 PM
Yamagandam – 3:35 PM to 5:05 PM
Gulikai – 8:06 AM to 9:36 AM
Durmuhurtham – 9:00 AM to 9:48 AM
Durmuhurtham – 1:00 PM to 1:47 PM
Varjyam – 12:52 AM to 2:34 AM

Panchak (bad) – entire day

Good Time on March 16, 2018
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:12 PM to 1:00 PM
Amirta Kalam – 11:05 AM to 12:47 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Sadhya (good) till 9:28 PM on March 16. Then onward it is Shubha (good) till 8:36 PM on March 17.

Karana – Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 5:53 AM on March 16. Then onward it is Shakuni (bad) till 6:18 PM on March 16. Then onward it is Chatushpad (bad) till 6:34 AM on March 17.