Today’s Hindu Calendar – February 21, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Sunday, February 21, 2016 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during waxing phase of moon till 10:35 PM on February 21. Then onward it is Purnima Tithi or the full moon day. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is February 21, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good and auspicious date.

Nakshatra – Pushya or Poosam or Pooyam Nakshatra till 4:37 AM on February 21. Then onward it is Aslesha or Ayiliyam Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Pushya or Poosam or Pooyam Nakshatra till 3:59 AM on February 21. Then onward it is Aslesha or Ayiliyam 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 –

Kali Yuga Year – 5117

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

Manmathanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1937 – Magh Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during waxing phase of moon in Magh month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Magh Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during waxing phase of moon till 10:34 PM on February 21. Then onward it is Magh Purnima Tithi or the full moon day). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Magh Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during waxing phase of moon in Magh month in Gujarat. (It is Magh Shukla Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during waxing phase of moon till 10:34 PM on February 21. Then onward it is Magh Purnima Tithi or the full moon day). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

9th day of Maasi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Manmatha Year)
8th day of Kumbha Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
8th day of Phalguna Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1422)

Bad Period on February 21, 2016
Rahukalam – 4:59 PM to 6:25 PM
Yamagandam – 12:40 PM to 2:06 PM
Gulikai – 3:33 PM to 4:59 PM
Durmuhurtham – 4:53 PM to 5:39 PM
Varjyam – 5:34 PM to 7:16 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on February 21, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:17 PM to 1:03 PM
Amirta Kalam – not present
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Saubhagya (good) till 2:17 AM. Then onward it is Shobhana (good).

Karana – Garaja (good) till 10:07 AM. Then onward it is Vanija (good) till 10:34 PM. Then onward it is Vishti or Bhadra (bad).

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.