Today in Hindu Calendar – March 17, 2011 - Tithi - Nakshatra - Rashi



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on March 17, 2011 – Today is Shukla Paksha Dwadashi and Trayodashi – 12th and 13th day of waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. Shukla Paksha Dwadashi Tithi till 6:49 AM on March 17. Shukla Paksha Trayodasi Tithi after 6:49 AM on March 17. All time based on India Standard Time.
Falgun Shukla Paksha Dwadashi and Trayodasi or 12th and 13th day of falgun month in calendars followed in Maharashtra, Goa, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Gujarat. Note – In Maharashtra, only Dwadasi is marked for March 17.
Phalgun Shukla Paksha Dwadashi and Trayodasi or 12th and 13th day in Falguna 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 in the beginning. Then it is Simha Rashi.
Nakshatra – Ashlesha or Ayiliyam Nakshatra till 1:15 PM on March 17, 2011. Afterwards it is Magha or Makam Nakshatram.
3rd day of Painguni Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.
3rd day of Meena Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.
2nd day of Chaitra month in Bengali Calendar.
Auspicious days – Pradosh FastingGovinda Dwadasi