2 October 2016 is Chandra Darshan in Navratri (Ashwin Month Chandra Darshan).
It falls in Ashwin Month (Ashwayuja Masam) as per all the calendar followed in North India, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka. And it falls in Purattasi Masam of Tamil calendar, Kanni Month of Malayalam calendar and Aashin Month of Bengali Panjika and Ashoj Month in Nepali calendar.
The Chandra Darshanam of October 2016 is even more auspicious as it falls on the Dwitiya Navratri day of Navratri Durga Puja.
Chandra Darshan is the appearance of New Moon after Amavasya in Hindu month. It falls on the day following Amavasya (No Moon). Chandra Darshana Vrata, Chandra Vratham and Chandrodaya Vrata is observed on Chandra Darshan day.
Panchang, Chandra Darshan – 2 October 2016
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:22 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:09
Chandrodayam (Moonrise) 07:13 Chandrastama (Moonset) 19:13
Paksha (Fortnight) Shukla Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Pratipada – 07:45
Nakshatra Chitra – 26:45*
Yoga Indra – 15:35
Karana Balava – 20:53
Purnimanta Month Ashwin
Amavasyanta Month Ashwin
Shaka Samvatsara: Durmukhi
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Saumya
Rahu Kalam: 16:41 – 18:09
Gulika Kalam: 15:12 – 16:41
Yama Gandam: 12:15 – 13:44
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Kanya
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Kanya – 13:20:07
Amrita Kalam 19:36 – 21:23
Abhijit: 11:52 – 12:39
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 08:54 – 10:41
Durmuhurthams: 16:35 – 17:22