Today’s Hindu Calendar – February 16, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Tuesday, February 16, 2016 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during waxing phase of moon till 3:51 AM on February 16. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is February 16, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is good and auspicious date till 9:45 AM

Nakshatra – Krittika or Karthigai or Kartika Nakshatra till 6:37 AM on February 16. Then onward it is Rohini Nakshatram.

In western parts of India, it is Krittika or Karthigai or Kartika Nakshatra till 3:09 AM on Feb 16. Then onward it is Rohini Nakshatra.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Vrishaba Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Madhwa Navami

Kali Yuga Year – 5117

Vikram Samvant 2072 – Magh Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth 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 Navami Tithi or the ninth day during waxing phase of moon in Magh month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Manmathanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1937 – Magh Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during waxing phase of moon in Magh month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Magh Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi till 12:27 AM on February 16. Then onward it is Magh Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during waxing phase of moon till 11:05 PM on February 16. Then onward it is Magh Shukla Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during waxing phase of moon). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Magh Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during waxing phase of moon in Magh month in Gujarat. (It is Magh Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi till 12:27 AM on February 16. Then onward it is Magh Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi or the ninth day during waxing phase of moon till 11:05 PM on February 16. Then onward it is Magh Shukla Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during waxing phase of moon). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

4th day of Maasi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Manmatha Year)
3rd day of Kumbha Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
3rd day of Phalguna Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1422)

Bad Period on February 16, 2016
Rahukalam – 3:31 PM to 4:57 PM
Yamagandam – 9:50 AM to 11:15 AM
Gulikai – 12:41 PM to 2:06 PM
Durmuhurtham – 9:16 AM to 10:01 AM
Durmuhurtham – 11:25 PM on Feb 16 to 12:15 AM on Feb 17
Varjyam – 6:43 PM to 8:16 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on February 16, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:18 PM to 1:04 PM
Amirta Kalam – 12:51 AM to 2:23 AM
Amirta Kalam – 11:23 PM on Feb 16 to 12:56 AM on Feb 17
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Aindra (good) till 9:49 AM. Then onward it is Vaidhriti (bad).

Karana – Bava (good) till 12:26 AM. Then onward it is Balava (good) till 11:43 AM. Then onward it is Kaulava (good) till 11:05 PM. Then onward it is Taitila (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.