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Hindu Calendar – February 17, 2018

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Saturday, February 17, 2018 – Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 2:58 AM on February 17. Then onward it is Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waxing or light phase of moon till 3:37 AM on February 18. All time based on India Standard Time.

Good – Auspicious time on February 17, 2018, as per Hindu Calendar – Good and auspicious time on the entire day.
                                                                       
Nakshatra – Shathabhisha or Sadayam or Chathayam Nakshatram till 10:41 AM on February 17. Then onward it is Purva Bhadrapada or Pooruruttathi Nakshatra till 11:43 AM on February 18.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Shathabhisha or Sadayam or Chathayam Nakshatram till 11:27 AM on February 17. Then onward it is Purva Bhadrapada or Pooruruttathi Nakshatra till 12:46 PM on February 18.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Kumbha Rashi till 5:28 AM on February 18.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), Kumbha Rashi till 6:29 AM on February 18.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Kali Yuga Year – 5119

Vikram Samvant 2074 – Phalgun Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or second day during the waxing or light 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.

Hemalambi or Hevilambi nama Samvatsara/ Shalivahana Saka 1939 – Phalgun Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or second day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Phalguna month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Hemalambi or Hevilambi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1939 – Phalgun Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or second day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Phalguna month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Phalgun Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing or light phase of moon  in Phalguna month till 3:57 AM on February 17. Then onward it is Phalgun Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or second day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Phalguna month till 4:51 AM on February 18.) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2074 - Phalgun Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or second day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Phalguna month in Gujarat. (It is Phalgun Shukla Paksha Pratipada Tithi or the first day during the waxing or light phase of moon  in Phalguna month till 3:57 AM on February 17. Then onward it is Phalgun Shukla Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or second day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Phalguna month till 4:51 AM on February 18.) This time is applicable only in western parts of India.


5th day of Maasi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Hemalambi nama Year)
5th day of Kumbha Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1193)
4th day of Phalgun Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1424)

Bad Period on February 17, 2018
Rahukalam – 9:50 AM to 11:15 AM
Yamagandam – 2:06 PM to 3:32 PM
Gulikai – 6:59 AM to 8:24 AM
Durmuhurtham – 6:59 AM to 8:30 AM
Durmuhurtham – 1:04 PM to 1:49 PM
Varjyam – 6:13 PM to 7:54 PM

Panchak (bad) – entire day

Good Time on February 17, 2018
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:18 PM to 1:04 PM
Amirta Kalam – 3:44 AM to 5:27 AM
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – 11:08 AM on Feb 17 to 4:01 AM on Feb 18

Yog – Shiva (good) till 3:28 PM on Feb 17. Then onward it is Siddha (good) till 2:52 PM on Feb 18.

Karana – Bava (good) till 3:57 AM on Feb 17. Then onward it is Balava (good) till 4:27 PM on Feb 17. Then onward it is Kaulava (good) till 4:51 AM on Feb 18.