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Hindu Calendar – November 16, 2018


Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Friday, November 16, 2018 – Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning or dark phase of moon  in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning or dark phase of moon till 7:10 AM on November 16. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning or dark phase of moon till 9:07 AM on November 17. (Time applicable in all north, south and eastern parts of India.) All time based on India Standard Time.

Good – Auspicious time on November 16, 2018, as per Hindu Calendar – Good and auspicious time on the entire day.

Nakshatra – Dhanishta or Sravishta or Avittam Nakshatra till 10:21 AM on November 16. Then onward it is Shatabhisha or Sadayam or Chathayam Nakshatra till 12:46 PM on November 17. (Time applicable in all north, south and eastern parts of India.)

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa, north Karnataka and south Rajasthan), Dhanishta or Sravishta or Avittam Nakshatra till 11:46 AM on November 16. Then onward it is Shatabhisha or Sadayam or Chathayam Nakshatra till 2:26 PM on November 17. (Time applicable in all north, south and eastern parts of India.)

Rashi or Moon Sign – Kumbha Rashi till 8:19 AM on Nov 18. (Time applicable in all north, south and eastern parts of India.)

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Kumbha Rashi till 10:04 AM on Nov 18.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –
Kali Yuga Year – 5120

Vikram Samvat 2075 – Kartik Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning or dark 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.

Vilambi Nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1940 – Kartik Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Kartik month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Vilambi Nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1940 – Kartik Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Kartik month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Kartik Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Kartik Mahina till 9:40 AM on November 16. Then onward it is Kartik Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Kartik Mahina till 11:54 AM on November 17. This time is applicable only in western parts of India.)

Vikram Samvat 2075 - Kartik Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Kartik month in Gujarat. (It is Kartik Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Kartik Mahina till 9:40 AM on November 16. Then onward it is Kartik Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waning or dark phase of moon in Kartik Mahina till 11:54 AM on November 17. This time is applicable only in western parts of India.)

30th day of Aippasi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vilambi Nama Year)
30th day of Thula Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1194)
29th day of Kartik Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1425)

Bad Period on November 16, 2018
Rahukalam – 9:27 AM to 10:49 AM
Yamagandam – 1:34 PM to 2:56 PM
Gulikai – 6:43 AM to 8:05 AM
Durmuhurtham – 6:43 AM to 8:10 AM
Varjyam – 9:23 PM to 11:08 PM

Panchak (bad) – entire day

Good Time on November 16, 2018
Abhijit Muhurta – 11:50 AM to 12:34 PM
Amrita Kalam – 12:04 AM to 1:52 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Dhruva (good) till 6:30 PM on Nov 16. Then onward it is Vyaghata (bad) till 7:00 PM on Nov 17.

Karana – Bava (good) till 9:40 AM on Nov 16. Then onward it is Balava (good) till 10:51 PM on Nov 16. Then onward it is Kaulava (good) till 11:54 AM on Nov 17.