Today in Hindu Calendar – January 24, 2011

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on January 24, 2011 – Today is Krishna Paksha Panchami – 5th day of waning phase / dark phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. Panchami Tithi till 1155 hrs (11:55 AM) on January 24. Then onwards it is Sashti Tithi. All time based on India Standard Time.
Paush Krishna Paksha Panchami or 5th day of waning phase of moon in Poush month in calendars followed in Maharashtra, Goa, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Gujarat.
Magh Krishna Paksha Panchami or 5th 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 – Kanya Rashi.
Nakshatra – Uttara Phalguni or Uttram Nakshatram till 1205 hrs (12:05 PM). Then onwards it is Hasta or Hastham or Atham Nakshatra.
10th day of Thai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.
10th day of Makara Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.
9th day of Magh month in Bengali Calendar.
Auspicious days