Today’s Hindu Calendar – February 9, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Tuesday, February 9, 2016 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during waxing phase of moon till 7:18 PM on February 9. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is February 9, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is a good and auspicious date.

Nakshatra – Dhanishta or Sravishta or Avittam Nakshatra till 4:38 PM on February 9. Then onward it is Shatabhisha or Sadayam or Chathayam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Makar Rashi till 5:03 AM. Then onward it is Kumbha Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Magh Navratri begins in North India

Kali Yuga Year – 5117

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

Manmathanama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1937 – Magh Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during waxing phase of moon in Magh month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Magh Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi till 5:36 PM on February 9. Then onward it is Magh Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during waxing phase of moon). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Magh Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during waxing phase of moon in Magh month in Gujarat. (It is Magh Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi till 5:36 PM on February 9. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during waxing phase of moon). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

26th day of Thai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Manmatha Year)
26th day of Makara Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1191)
25th day of Magh Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1422)

Bad Period on February 9, 2016
Rahukalam – 3:29 PM to 4:54 PM
Yamagandam – 9:52 AM to 11:16 AM
Gulikai – 12:41 PM to 2:05 PM
Durmuhurtham – 9:18 AM to 10:03 AM
Durmuhurtham – 11:24 PM on Feb 9 to 12:15 AM to Feb 10
Varjyam – 9:51 PM to 11:19 PM

Panchak (bad) – from 5:34 AM on Feb 9

Good Time on February 9, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:18 PM to 1:03 PM
Amirta Kalam – 5:38 AM to 7:07 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Varian (bad) till 11:09 AM. Then onward it is Parigha (bad).

Karana – Kimstughna (bad) till 6:53 AM. Then onward it is Bava (good) till 5:36 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.