Today’s Hindu Calendar – February 2, 2017 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Thursday, February 2, 2017 (Today) – Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon till 2:09 AM on February 2. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is February 2, 2017 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is a good and auspicious day.
           
Nakshatra – Revathi Nakshatra till 9:06 PM on February 2. Then onward it is Ashwini or Ashwathy Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Revathi Nakshatra till 9:11 PM on February 2. Then onward it is Ashwini or Ashwathy Nakshatra.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Meena Rashi till 9:06 PM. Then onward it is Mesha Rashi.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Meena Rashi till 9:11 PM. Then onward it is Mesha Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –  Muruga Sashti Fasting

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

Vikram Samvant 2073 – Magh Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the 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.

Durmukhi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Magh Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon in Magh month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Durmukhi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Magh Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon in Magh month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Paush Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon in Paush month till 2:20 AM on February 2. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon in Magh month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2073 - Magh Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon in Magh month in Gujarat. (It is Paush Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon in Paush month till  2:20 AM on February 2. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon in Magh month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India. This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

20th day of Thai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
20th day of Makara Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1192)
19th day of Magh Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on February 2, 2017
Rahukalam – 2:04 PM to 3:27 PM
Yamagandam – 7:07 AM to 8:31 AM
Gulikai – 9:54 AM to 11:17 AM
Durmuhurtham – 10:49 AM to 11:34 AM
Durmuhurtham – 3:16 PM to 4:01 PM
Varjyam – 9:39 AM to 11:11 AM

Panchak (bad) – till 9:06 PM

Good Time on February 2, 2017
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:18 PM to 1:03 PM
Amirta Kalam – 6:53 PM to 8:25 PM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – sunrise on Feb 2 to 7:41 PM on Feb 3
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Siddha (good) till 5:15 AM on February 2. Then onward it is Sadhya (good).

Karana – Balava (good) till 2:20 AM. Then onward it is Kaulava (good) till 1:33 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.