Today in Hindu Calendar – January 22, 2011



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on January 22, 2011 – Today is Krishna Paksha Tritiya – the 3rd day of waning phase / dark phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. Tritiya Tithi till 1750 hrs (5:50 PM) on January 22. Then onwards it is Chaturthi Tithi. All time based on India Standard Time.
Note – Sankashti Chaturthi Vrat is observed today as moonrise is during the Chaturthi period.
Paush Krishna Paksha Tritiya or 3rd day of waning phase of moon in Poush month in calendars followed in Maharashtra, Goa, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Gujarat
Magh Krishna Paksha Tritiya or 3rd 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 – Simha Rashi.
Nakshatra – Magha or Makham Nakshatram till 1635 hrs (04:35 PM). Then onwards it is Pooram Nakshatra.
8th day of Thai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.
8th day of Makara Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.
7th day of Magh month in Bengali Calendar.
Auspicious daysSankashti Chaturthi Vrat