Today’s Hindu Calendar – February 19, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Friday, February 19, 2016 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during waxing phase of moon till 10:29 PM on February 19. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is February 19, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is a good and auspicious date.

Nakshatra – Ardra or Thiruvathira or Arudhara Nakshatra till 3:59 AM on February 19. Then onward it is Punarvasu or Punarpoosam or Punirtham Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Ardra or Thiruvathira or Arudhara Nakshatra till 2:58 AM on Feb 19. Then onward it is Ardra or Thiruvathira or Arudhara Nakshatra.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Mithuna Rashi till 9:57 PM. Then onward it is Karka Rashi

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Mithuna Rashi till 8:47 PM. Then onward it is Karka Rashi

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Bhishma DwadasiChhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti

Kali Yuga Year – 5117

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

Manmathanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1937 – Magh Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during waxing phase of moon in Magh month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Magh Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during waxing phase of moon till 9:26 PM on February 19. Then onward it is Magh Shukla Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during waxing phase of moon). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Magh Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during waxing phase of moon in Magh month in Gujarat. (It is Magh Shukla Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during waxing phase of moon till 9:26 PM on February 19. Then onward it is Magh Shukla Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during waxing phase of moon). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

7th day of Maasi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Manmatha Year)
6th day of Kumbha Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
6th day of Phalguna Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1422)

Bad Period on February 19, 2016
Rahukalam – 11:15 AM to 12:41 PM
Yamagandam – 3:32 PM to 4:58 PM
Gulikai – 8:23 AM to 9:49 AM
Durmuhurtham – 9:15 AM to 10:00 AM
Durmuhurtham – 1:03 PM to 1:49 PM
Varjyam – 2:41 PM to 4:19 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on February 19, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:18 PM to 1:03 PM
Amirta Kalam – not present
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – sunrise on Feb 19 to 4:09 AM on Feb 20
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Priti (good) till 4:18 AM. Then onward it is Aayushman (good).

Karana – Bava (good) till 9:27 AM. Then onward it is Balava (good) till 9:26 PM. Then onward it is Kaulava (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.