Today’s Hindu Calendar – February 27, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Saturday, February 27, 2016 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase of moon till 6:12 AM on February 27. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is February 27, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is a good and auspicious date.

Nakshatra – Chitra or Chithira or Chithirai Nakshatra till 4:10 PM on February 27. Then onward it is Swathi or Chothi Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Chitra or Chithira or Chithirai Nakshatra till 6:27 PM on February 27. Then onward it is Swathi or Chothi Nakshatra.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Kanya Rashi till 2:51 AM on February 27. Then onward it is Tula Rashi.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Kanya Rashi 4:51 AM on February 27. Then onward it is Tula Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5117

Vikram Samvant 2072 – Phalgun Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth 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 Panchami Tithi or the fifth 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 Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase of moon till 8:42 AM on February 27. Then onward it is Magh Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth 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 Chaturthi Tithi or the fourth day during the waxing phase of moon till 8:42 AM on February 27. Then onward it is Magh Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waning phase of moon).  This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

15th day of Maasi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Manmatha Year)
14th day of Kumbha Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
14th day of Phalguna Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1422)

Bad Period on February 27, 2016
Rahukalam – 9:45 AM to 11:12 AM
Yamagandam – 2:07 PM to 3:34 PM
Gulikai – 6:51 AM to 8:18 AM
Durmuhurtham – 6:51 AM to 8:24 AM
Varjyam – 12:23 AM to 2:12 AM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on February 27, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:16 PM to 1:03 PM
Amirta Kalam – 11:14 AM to 1:02 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – 4:20 PM on Feb 27 to before sunrise on Feb 28
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Ganda (bad) till 4:11 AM. Then onward it is Vriddhi (good).

Karana – Balava (good) till 8:42 AM. Then onward it is Kaulava (good) till 10:02 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.