Panch (Five) + Anga (Parts). Panchang is used to determine auspicious and inauspicious parts of the day. Any Vedic calendar contains this information for each day of the month. Start and end times of festivals is determined using Panchanga, as are muhuratas for performing rites etc. This application generates information for 1. Vaar (Day of the week), 2. Tithi, 3. Nakshatra, 4. Yoga and 5. Karana.