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Hindu Calendar – December 16, 2018


Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Sunday, December 16, 2018 – Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. it is Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 2:04 AM on December 16. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 3:14 AM on December 17. (Time applicable in all north, south and eastern parts of India.) All time based on India Standard Time.

Good – Auspicious time on December 16, 2018, as per Hindu Calendar – There is no good and auspicious time on the entire day.

Nakshatra – Uttara Bhadrapada or Uthrattathi Nakshatra till 11:43 PM on December 16. Then onward it is Revati Nakshatra on the entire day on December 17 and till 1:02 AM on December 18. (Time applicable in north, south and eastern parts of India.)

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa, north Karnataka and south Rajasthan), Purva Bhadrapada or Pooruruttathi Nakshatra till 1:14 AM on December 16. Then onward it is Uttara Bhadrapada or Uthrattathi Nakshatra till 3:08 AM on December 17.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Meena Rashi till 1:02 AM on December 18. (Time applicable in all north, south and eastern parts of India.)

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Meena Rashi till 4:17 AM on December 18.

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

Vikram Samvat 2075 – Margashirsha Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Margashirsha 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 Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Kartik month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Vilambi Nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1940 – Kartik Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Kartik month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Kartik Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Kartik Mahina till 6:13 AM on December 16. Then onward it is Kartik Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Kartik Mahina till 7:29 AM on December 17. This time is applicable only in western parts of India.)

Vikram Samvat 2075 - Kartik Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Kartik month in Gujarat. (It is Kartik Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Kartik Mahina till 6:13 AM on December 16. Then onward it is Kartik Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Kartik Mahina till 7:29 AM on December 17. This time is applicable only in western parts of India.)

1st day of Margazhi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Vilambi Nama Year)
1sth day of Dhanu Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1194)
29th day of Agrahan Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1425)

Bad Period on December 16, 2018
Rahukalam – 4:23 PM to 5:43 PM
Yamagandam – 12:22 PM to 1:42 PM
Gulikai – 3:02 PM to 4:23 PM
Durmuhurtham – 4:17 PM to 5:00 PM
Varjyam – 11:36 AM to 1:19 PM

Panchak (bad) – on the entire day.

Good Time on December 16, 2018
Abhijit Muhurta – 12:01 PM to 12:44 PM
Amrita Kalam – 9:57 PM to 11:41 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – sunrise to 11:41 PM
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Siddhi (good) till 1:51 AM on December 16. Then onward it is Vyatipata (bad) till 1:47 AM on December 17.

Karana – Bava (good) till 6:13 AM on December 16. Then onward it is Balava (good) till 6:57 PM on December 16. Then onward it is Kaulava (good) till 7:29 AM on December 17.



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