Today’s Hindu Calendar – February 15, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Monday, February 15, 2016 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during waxing phase of moon till 5:59 AM on February 15. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is February 15, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.

Nakshatra – Bharani Nakshatra till 7:53 AM on February 15. Then onward it is Krittika or Karthigai or Kartika Nakshatram.

In western parts of India, it is Bharani Nakshatra till 4:10 AM on Feb 15. Then onward it is Krittika or Karthigai or Kartika Nakshatra.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Mesha Rashi till 1:29 PM. Then onward it is Vrishaba Rashi.
In western parts of India, it is Mesha Rashi till 9:53 AM. Then onward it is Vrishaba Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Bhishma Ashtami

Kali Yuga Year – 5117

Vikram Samvant 2072 – Magh Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during waxing phase of moon in Magh month in North India - Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Orissa and Jammu and Kashmir.

Manmathanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1937 – Magh Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during waxing phase of moon in Magh month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Manmathanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1937 – Magh Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during waxing phase of moon in Magh month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Magh Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi till 2:11 AM on February 15. Then onward it is Magh Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during waxing phase of moon). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Magh Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during waxing phase of moon in Magh month in Gujarat. (It is Magh Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi till 2:11 AM on February 15. Then onward it is Magh Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during waxing phase of moon). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

3rd day of Maasi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Manmatha Year)
2nd day of Kumbha Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
2nd day of Phalguna Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1422)

Bad Period on February 15, 2016
Rahukalam – 8:25 AM to 9:50 AM
Yamagandam – 11:16 AM to 12:41 PM
Gulikai – 2:06 PM to 3:31 PM
Durmuhurtham – 1:03 PM to 1:49 PM
Durmuhurtham – 3:20 PM to 4:05 PM
Varjyam – 3:39 PM to 5:11 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on February 15, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:18 PM to 1:04 PM
Amirta Kalam – 11:39 PM on Feb 14 to 1:09 AM on Feb 15
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Brahma (good) till 12:17 PM. Then onward it is Aindra (good).

Karana – Vanija (good) till 2:11 AM. Then onward it is Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 1:16 PM. Then onward it is Bava (good).

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.