Bhai Dooj Time 2016 on 1 November 2016 – Auspicious Muhurat for Bhai Dooj celebrations is given here..
The second day after Diwali is celebrated as Bhai Dooj or Bhau Beej in Maharashtra, Gujarat, and other North Indian states, and as Bhai Phonta in Bengal and Assam and as Bhai Tika in Nepal. It is celebrated as Yama Dwitiya or Bhagini Hastha Bhojanam in South Indian states like Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu.
On this day, sisters offer meals with special recipes to brothers and in return brothers offer gold, clothes, and other material that are symbols of long-lasting sindhur. It is believed on this day; Lord Yama visits his sister Yamuna and eats meals at her abode.
Bhai Dooj marks the end of 5-day Deepavali festival in South India.
Abhijit Muhurat is the best muhurat for Bhai Dooj rituals. In 2016, on Bhai Dooj (1 November) Abhijit Muhurat time is from 11:48 – 12:32 noon.
Panchang, Bhai Dooj – 1 November 2016
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:35 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 17:44
Chandrodayam (Moonrise) 07:38 Chandrastama (Moonset) 19:08
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Dwitiya – 28:11*
Nakshatra Vishakha – 15:01
Yoga Saubhagya – 23:47
Karana Kaulava – 28:11*
Purnimanta Month Kaartika
Amavasyanta Month Kaartika
Shaka Samvatsara: Durmukhi
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Saumya
Rahu Kalam: 14:57 – 16:21
Gulika Kalam: 12:10 – 13:33
Yama Gandam: 09:23 – 10:46
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Tula
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Tula – 08:16:11
Amrita Kalam 30:17* – 32:05*
Abhijit: 11:48 – 12:32
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 19:30 – 21:18
Durmuhurthams: 22:53 – 23:44
Today’s – Festivals / Vratam / Pooja / Jayanthi – Bhai Dooj, Yam Dwitiya, Bhatru Dwitiya, Chandra Darshan
Day Choghadiya Timings, 1 November 2016
Night Choghadiya Timings, 1 November 2016
|Amrut Choghadiya||23:53:52||01:30:19 *|
|Char Choghadiya||01:30:19||03:06:46 *|
|Rog Choghadiya||03:06:46||04:43:13 *|
|Kaal Choghadiya||04:43:13||06:19:40 *|