Today’s Hindu Calendar – February 2, 2013 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on February 2, 2013 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Sashti and Saptami Tithi or the sixth and seventh day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu Calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or sixth day during the waning phase of moon till 7:47 AM on February 2. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Note – In calendars followed in western parts of India (Maharashtra and Gujarat) it is only marked as Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi.

Nakshatra – Chitra or Chithirai Nakshatra till 5:11 PM on February 2. Then onward it is Swathi or Chothi Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Kanya Rashi till 5:39 AM. Then onward it is Tula Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Paush Krishna Paksha Sashti and Saptami Tithi or the sixth and seventh day during the waning phase of moon in Paush month in calendars followed in Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh.

Paush Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon in Paush month in calendars followed in Maharashtra, Gujarat and Goa.

Magh Krishna Paksha Sashti and Saptami Tithi or the sixth and seventh day during the waning 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.

20th day of Thai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.
20th day of Makara Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.
19th day of Magh Month in Bengali Calendar followed in Bengal.

Bad Period on February 2, 2013
Rahukalam – 9:51 AM to 11:14 AM
Yamagandam – 2:02 PM to 3:26 PM
Gulikai – 7:04 AM to 8:29 AM
Durmuhurtham – 7:04 AM to 8:34 AM
Varjyam – 3:02 AM to 4:36 AM

Good Time on February 2, 2013
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:14 PM to 1:05 PM
Amirta Kalam – 12:26 PM to 2:06 PM

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.