Today’s Hindu Calendar – February 20, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Saturday, February 20, 2016 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during waxing phase of moon till 10:08 PM on February 20. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is February 20, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is a good and auspicious date.

Nakshatra – Punarvasu or Punarpoosam or Punirtham Nakshatra till 3:57 AM on February 20. Then onward it is Pushya or Poosam or Pooyam Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Punarvasu or Punarpoosam or Punirtham Nakshatra till 2:58 AM on February 20. Then onward it is Pushya or Poosam or Pooyam Nakshatra.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Karka Rashi

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Karka Rashi

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Pradosh Vrat. Vishwakarma Jayanti in Western Parts of India

Kali Yuga Year – 5117

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

Manmathanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1937 – Magh Shukla Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during waxing phase of moon in Magh month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Magh Shukla Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during waxing phase of moon till 9:46 PM on February 20. Then onward it is Magh Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during waxing phase of moon). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Magh Shukla Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during waxing phase of moon in Magh month in Gujarat. (It is Magh Shukla Paksha Trayodasi Tithi or the thirteenth day during waxing phase of moon till 9:46 PM on February 20. Then onward it is Magh Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during waxing phase of moon). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

8th day of Maasi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Manmatha Year)
7th day of Kumbha Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
7th day of Phalguna Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1422)

Bad Period on February 20, 2016
Rahukalam – 9:49 AM to 11:14 AM
Yamagandam – 2:06 PM to 3:32 PM
Gulikai – 6:57 AM to 8:22 AM
Durmuhurtham – 6:56 AM to 8:28 AM
Varjyam – 11:19 AM to 12:59 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on February 20, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:18 PM to 1:03 PM
Amirta Kalam – 12:31 AM to 2:09 AM
Amirta Kalam – 9:19 PM to 10:59 PM
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 – Aayushman (good) till 3:07 AM. Then onward it is Saubhagya (good).

Karana – Kaulava (good) till 9:33 AM. Then onward it is Taitila (good) till 9:46 PM. Then onward it is Garaja (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.