Today’s Hindu Calendar – February 21, 2013 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on February 21, 2013 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu Calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Shukla Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waxing phase of moon till 9:43 PM on February 21. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the 12th day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Ardra or Thiruvathirai or Arudhara Nakshatra till 7:41 PM on February 21. Then onward it is Punarvasu or Punirtham Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Mithuna Rasi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Ekadasi Fasting

Magh Shukla Paksha Eakdasi Tithi or the 11th day during the waxing phase of moon in Magh month calendars followed in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Gujarat and Goa.

Magh Shukla Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh 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.

9th day of Maasi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.
9th day of Kumbha Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.
9th day of Falgun Month in Bengali Calendar followed in Bengal.

Bad Period on February 21, 2013
Rahukalam – 2:06 PM to 3:32 PM
Yamagandam – 6:55 AM to 8:21 AM
Gulikai – 9:47 AM to 11:14 AM
Durmuhurtham – 10:45 AM to 11:31 AM
Durmuhurtham – 3:21 PM to 4:07 PM
Varjyam – 3:01 AM to 4:48 AM

Good Time on February 21, 2013
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:17 PM to 1:03 PM
Amirta Kalam – 9:15 AM to 11:01 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.