Today in Hindu Calendar – December 8, 2010



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on December 8, 2010 – Today is Shukla Paksha Tritiya or third day of waxing phase / light phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. Trithiya tithi till 22:40 hrs on December 8. All time based on India Standard Time.
Margashirsh Shukla Paksha Tritiya or 3rd day of Margashirsh month in Maharashtra, Goa, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Gujarat.
Shukla Paksha Tritiya or third day of Margashirsh month in calendars followed in Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Orissa and Jammu and Kashmir.
Rashi or Moon Sign – Dhanu Rasi.
Nakshatra – Purvashada or Pooradam Nakshatram till 1913 hrs. Uttarashada or Uttaradam from then onwards.
22nd day of Karthigai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.
22nd day of Vrischika Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.
21st day of Agrahan month in Bengali Calendar.
Auspicious days – Malhari Martand Festival begins in temples dedicated to Kandoba in Karnataka and Maharashtra.
Note - there will be some slight difference in Tithi beginning and ending in various regions. Similar is the case with Rashi and Nakshatra.