Today’s Hindu Calendar – February 8, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Monday, February 8, 2016 (Today) – Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day till 8:53 PM on February 8. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is February 8, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.

Nakshatra – Shravan or Sravana or Thiruonam Nakshatra till 5:49 PM on February 8. Then onward it is Dhanishta or Sravishta or Avittam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Makar Rashi

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Amavasya. Mauni Amavasya. Thai Ammavasi in Tamil Nadu. Somavati Amavas as it is Monday. Magh Mela important bathing date.

Kali Yuga Year – 5117

Vikram Samvant 2072 – Magh Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day 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 – Paush Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day in Paush month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Manmathanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1937 – Paush Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day in Paush month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Paush Amavasya Tithi till 8:09 PM on February 8. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during waxing phase of moon). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Paush Amavasya Tithi or the no moon day in Paush month in Gujarat. (It is Paush Amavasya Tithi till 8:09 PM on February 8. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during waxing phase of moon). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

25th day of Thai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Manmatha Year)
25th day of Makara Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
24th day of Magh Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1422)

Bad Period on February 8, 2016
Rahukalam – 8:28 AM to 9:52 AM
Yamagandam – 11:17 AM to 12:41 PM
Gulikai – 2:05 PM to 3:29 PM
Durmuhurtham – 1:03 PM to 1:48 PM
Durmuhurtham – 3:18 PM to 4:03 PM
Varjyam – 8:45 PM to 10:14 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on February 8, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:18 PM to 1:03 PM
Amirta Kalam – 7:16 AM to 8:47 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – sunrise to 5:58 PM
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Vyatipata (bad) till 2:22 PM. Then onward it is Varian (bad).

Karana – Chatushpad (bad) till 9:18 AM. Then onward it is Nagava (bad) till 8:09 PM. Then onward it is Kimstughna (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.