Today’s Hindu Calendar – February 18, 2017 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Saturday, February 18, 2017 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon till 10:57 AM on Feb 18. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon till 1:27 PM on Feb 19. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is February 18, 2017 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is a good and auspicious date after 7:10 PM.
           
Nakshatra – Vishaka or Vishakam Nakshatra till 6:28 PM on Feb 18. Then onward it is Anuradha or Anusham or Anizham Nakshatram till 9:05 PM on Feb 19.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Vishaka or Vishakam Nakshatra till 7:10 PM on Feb 18. Then onward it is Anuradha or Anusham or Anizham Nakshatram till 10:06 PM on Feb 19.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Tula Rashi till 11:50 AM. Then onward it is Vrischika Rasi.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Tula Rashi till 12:26 PM. Then onward it is Vrischika Rasi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

Vikram Samvant 2073 – Phalgun Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh 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 Saptami Tithi or the seventh 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 Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon in Magh month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon till 11:48 AM on Feb 18. Then onward it is Paush Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon in Magh month till 2:18 PM on Feb 19).This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2073 - Magh Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon in Magh month in Gujarat. (It is Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waning phase of moon till 11:48 AM on Feb 18. Then onward it is Paush Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waning phase of moon in Magh month till 2:18 PM on Feb 19).This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

6th day of Maasi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
6th day of Kumbha Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1192)
5th day of Phalgun Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on February 18, 2017
Rahukalam – 9:49 AM to 11:15 AM
Yamagandam – 2:06 PM to 3:32 PM
Gulikai – 6:58 AM to 8:24 AM
Durmuhurtham – 6:58 AM to 8:30 AM
Varjyam – 10:34 PM on Feb 17 to 12:21 AM on Feb 18
Varjyam – 11:40 PM on Feb 18 to 1:27 AM on Feb 19

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on February 18, 2017
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:18 PM to 1:04 PM
Amirta Kalam – 9:19 AM to 11:06 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – sunrise to 11:23 AM

Yog – Dhruva (good) till 8:26 PM on February 18. Then onward it is Vyaghata (bad).

Karana – Bava (good) till 11:48 AM. 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.