Hindu Calendar Today – February 21, 2017 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar, today, on Tuesday, February 21, 2017 – Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waning phase of moon till 5:06 PM on Feb 21. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waning phase of moon till 6:43 PM on Feb 22. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is February 21, 2017 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date after 6:45 PM.
           
Nakshatra – Mool or Moolam Nakshatra on the entire day on Feb 21 and till 1:56 AM on Feb 22. Then onward it is Purvashada or Pooradam Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Mool or Moolam Nakshatram on the entire day on Feb 21 and till 3:17 AM on Feb 22. Then onward it is Purvashada or Pooradam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Dhanu Rashi.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Vrischika Rasi till 12:52 AM. Then onward it is Dhanu Rashi

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

Vikram Samvant 2073 – Phalgun Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waning 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.

Durmukhi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Magh Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waning phase of moon in Magh month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Durmukhi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Magh Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waning phase of moon in Magh month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waning phase of moon till 6:45 PM on Feb 21. Then onward it is Paush Krishna Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waning phase of moon in Magh month till 8:20 PM on Feb 22).This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2073 - Magh Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waning phase of moon in Magh month in Gujarat. (It is Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waning phase of moon till 6:45 PM on Feb 21. Then onward it is Paush Krishna Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waning phase of moon in Magh month till 8:20 PM on Feb 22).This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

9th day of Maasi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
9th day of Kumbha Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1192)
8th day of Phalgun Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on February 21, 2017
Rahukalam – 3:33 PM to 4:59 PM
Yamagandam – 9:48 AM to 11:14 AM
Gulikai – 12:41 PM to 2:07 PM
Durmuhurtham – 9:14 AM to 10:00 AM
Durmuhurtham – 11:25 PM on Feb 21 to 12:15 AM Feb 22
Varjyam – not present

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on February 21, 2017
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:17 PM to 1:03 PM
Amirta Kalam – 8:15 PM to 10:00 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Vajra (good) till 10:24 PM on February 21. Then onward it is Siddhi (good).

Karana – Vanija (good) till 5:47 AM. Then onward it is Vishti or Bhadra (bad) till 6:45 PM. Then onward it is Bava (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.