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Hindu Calendar – October 16, 2018

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Tuesday, October 16, 2018 – Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 10:31 AM on October 16. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 12:27 PM on October 17. All time based on India Standard Time.

Good – Auspicious time on October 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 October 16. Then onward it is Uttara Shada or Uthiradam Nakshatra till 10:04 PM on October 17.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa, north Karnataka and south Rajasthan), Purva Shada or Pooradam Nakshatra till 6:23 PM on October 16. Then onward it is Uttara Shada or Uthiradam Nakshatra till 9:29 PM on October 17.

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

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Dhanu Rashi till 1:09 AM on October 17.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5120

Vikram Samvant 2075 – Ashwin Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing or light phase of moon  in Ashwin month in North India - Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Orissa and Jammu and Kashmir.

Vilambi Nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1940 – Ashwin Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Ashwin month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Vilambi Nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1940 – Ashwin Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Ashwin month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Ashwin Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Ashwin month till 10:16 AM on October 16. Then onward it is Ashwin Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Ashwin Mahina till 12:50 PM on October 17. This time is applicable only in western parts of India.)

Vikram Samvant 2074 - Ashwin Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing or light phase of moon  in Ashwin month in Gujarat. (It is Ashwin Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Ashwin month till 10:16 AM on October 16. Then onward it is Ashwin Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Ashwin Mahina till 12:50 PM 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. (Vilambi Nama Year)
30th day of Kanni Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1194)
29th day of Ashwin Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1425)

Bad Period on October 16, 2018
Rahukalam – 3:06 PM to 4:33 PM
Yamagandam – 9:19 AM to 10:45 AM
Gulikai – 12:12 PM to 1:39 PM
Durmuhurtham – 8:44 AM to 9:30 AM
Durmuhurtham – 10:58 PM to 11:48 PM
Varjyam – 3:18 AM to 4:05 AM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on October 16, 2018
Abhijita Muhurta – 11:49 AM to 12:36 PM
Amirta Kalam – 1:01 PM to 2:49 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Atiganda (bad) till 7:50 AM on Oct 16. Then onward it is Sukarman (good) till 8:46 AM on Oct 17.

Karana – Vanija (good) till 10:16 AM on Oct 16. Then onward it is Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 11:31 PM on Oct 16. Then onward it is Bava (good) till 12:50 PM on Oct 17.