Today’s Hindu Calendar – February 17, 2013 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on February 17, 2013 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu Calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon till 1:35 PM on February 17. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Bharani Nakshatra till 9:37 AM on February 17. Then onward it is Kritika or Karthigai or Kartika Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Mesha Rasi till 4:13 PM. Then onward it is Vrishabha Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Rata Saptami.

Magh Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon in Magh month calendars followed in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Gujarat and Goa.

Magh Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon in Magh month in calendars followed in Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Orissa and Jammu and Kashmir.

5th day of Maasi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.
5th day of Kumbha Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.
5th day of Falgun Month in Bengali Calendar followed in Bengal.

Bad Period on February 17, 2013
Rahukalam – 4:56 PM to 6:24 PM
Yamagandam – 12:41 PM to 2:07 PM
Gulikai – 3:31 PM to 4:56 PM
Durmuhurtham – 4:52 PM to 5:38 PM
Varjyam – 10:04 PM to 11:49 PM

Good Time on February 17, 2013
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:13 PM to 1:07 PM
Amirta Kalam – 3:16 AM to 5:02 AM

Rest all hours that are not part of Bad Period are Good time. When bad period overlaps into good period, that much time of bad period should be eliminated from good period.