Today’s Hindu Calendar – February 26, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Friday, February 26, 2016 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waxing phase of moon till 4:02 AM on February 26. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is February 26, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.

Nakshatra – Hasta or Hastam or Atham Nakshatra till 1:43 PM on February 26. Then onward it is Chitra or Chithira or Chithirai Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Hasta or Hastam or Atham Nakshatra till 3:21 PM on February 26. Then onward it is Chitra or Chithira or Chithirai Nakshatra.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Kanya Rashi.

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

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Sankashti Chaturti Vrat. Moonrise time is at 9:36 PM.

Kali Yuga Year – 5117

Vikram Samvant 2072 – Phalgun Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase of moon in Phalguna 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 Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase of moon in Magh month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Manmathanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1937 – Magh Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase of moon in Magh month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Magh Krishna Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waxing phase of moon till 6:05 AM on February 26. Then onward it is Magh Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waning phase of moon). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Magh Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase of moon in Magh month in Gujarat. (It is Magh Krishna Paksha Tritiya Tithi or the third day during the waxing phase of moon till 6:05 AM on February 26. Then onward it is Magh Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waning phase of moon). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

14th day of Maasi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Manmatha Year)
13th day of Kumbha Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
13th day of Phalguna Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1422)

Bad Period on February 26, 2016
Rahukalam – 11:13 AM to 12:40 PM
Yamagandam – 3:33 PM to 5:00 PM
Gulikai – 8:19 AM to 9:46 AM
Durmuhurtham – 9:11 AM to 9:57 AM
Durmuhurtham – 1:03 PM to 1:49 PM
Varjyam – not present

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on February 26, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:16 PM to 1:03 PM
Amirta Kalam – 8:37 AM to 10:25 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Shoola (bad) till 3:16 AM. Then onward it is Ganda (bad).

Karana – Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 6:05 AM. Then onward it is Bava (good) till 7:23 PM. Then onward it is Balava (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.