Today in Hindu Calendar – January 21, 2011



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on January 21, 2011, Friday – Today is Krishna Paksha Dwitiya – the 2nd day of waning phase / dark phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. Dwitiya Tithi from 00:05 hrs (12:05 AM) on January 21 to 21:00 hrs (9:00 PM) on next day. Then onwards it is Tritiya Tithi. All time based on India Standard Time.
Paush Krishna Paksha Dwitiya or 2nd day of waning phase of moon in Poush month in calendars followed in Maharashtra, Goa, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Gujarat
Magh Krishna Paksha Dvitiya or 2nd day of waning phase of moon in Magha 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 – Karka Rasi. Simha Rashi also starts later in the day.
Nakshatra – Aslesha or Ayiliyam Nakshatram till 1900 hrs (07:00 PM). Then onwards it is Magha or Makham Nakshatra.
7th day of Thai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.
7th day of Makara Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.
6th day of Magh month in Bengali Calendar.
Auspicious days