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16 October 2020 Tithi - Panchang - Hindu Calendar - Good Time - Nakshatra – Rashi

Tithi in Panchang – Hindu Calendar on Friday, 16 October 2020 – Amavasya tithi or the no moon day in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Chaturdashi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning or dark phase of moon till 4:12 AM on October 16. Then onward it is Amavasya tithi or the no moon day till 1:51 AM on October 17. (Time applicable in all north, south and eastern parts of India. All time based on India Standard Time. 

Good – Auspicious time on October 16, 2020 as per Hindu Calendar – There is no good and auspicious time on the entire day. 

Nakshatra – Hasta or Atham Nakshatra till 3:58 PM on October 16. Then onward it is Chitra or Chithirai or Chithira Nakshatra till 2:20 PM on October 17. (Time applicable in north, south and eastern parts of India.) 

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa, north Karnataka and south Rajasthan), Hasta or Atham Nakshatra till 2:58 PM on October 16. Then onward it is Chitra or Chithirai or Chithira Nakshatra till 11:52 AM on October 17. 

Rashi or Moon Sign – Simha Rashi till 12:33 AM on October 15. Then onward it is Kanya Rashi till 3:08 AM on October 17. (Time applicable in all north, south and eastern parts of India.) 

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Simha Rashi till 2:03 AM on October 15. Then onward it is Kanya Rashi till 1:25 AM on October 17. 

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – 

Amavasya - Snan - Shradh - Tarpan - No moon day
Adhik Masa comes to and end today

Kali Yuga Year – 5122 

Vikram Samvat 2077 – Adhika Ashwin Amavasya tithi or the no moon day in Extra Ashwin month in North India - Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Orissa and Jammu and Kashmir. 

Sharvari Nama Samvatsara/ Shalivahana Saka 1942 – Adhika Ashwin Amavasya tithi or the no moon day in Extra Ashwin month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. 

Sharvari Nama Samvatsara/ Shalivahana Saka 1942 – Adhika Ashwin Amavasya tithi or the no moon day in Extra Ashwin month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Krishna Paksha Chaturdashi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning or dark phase of moon till 4:53 AM on October 16. Then onward it is Amavasya tithi or the no moon day till 1:01 AM on October 17.) (This time is applicable only in western parts of India.) 

Vikram Samvat 2076 – Adhika Ashwin Amavasya tithi or the no moon day in Extra Ashwin month in Gujarat. (It is Krishna Paksha Chaturdashi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waning or dark phase of moon till 4:53 AM on October 16. Then onward it is Amavasya tithi or the no moon day till 1:01 AM on October 17.) (This time is applicable only in western parts of India.) 

  • 30th day of Purattasi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Sharvari Nama Year)
  • 30th day of Kanni Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1196)
  • 29th day of Ashin Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1427) 

Bad Period on October 16, 2020

  • Rahukalam – 10:46 AM to 12:12 PM
  • Yamagandam – 3:06 PM to 4:32 PM
  • Gulikai – 7:52 AM to 9:19 AM
  • Durmuhurtham – 8:44 AM to 9:30 AM
  • Durmuhurtham – 12:35 PM to 1:22 PM
  • Varjyam – 1:19 AM to 2:43 AM
  • Varjyam – 9:56 PM to 11:20 PM 

Panchak (bad) – not present 

Good Time on October 16, 2020

  • Abhijit Muhurta – 11:49 AM to 12:35 PM
  • Amrita Kalam – 9:43 AM to 11:07 AM
  • Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
  • Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
  • Dwipushkar Yog – not present
  • Tripushkar Yog – not present 

Yog – Aindra (good) till 6:08 AM on October 16. Then onward it is Vaidhriti (bad) till 1:46 AM on October 17. 

Karana – Shakuni (bad) till 4:53 AM on October 16. Then onward it is Chatushpad (bad) till 2:58 PM on October 16. Then onward it is Nagava (bad) till 1:01 AM on October 17. 

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