Today’s Hindu Calendar – May 19, 2011 – Tithi, Vrat, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on May 19, 2011 – Today is Krishna Paksha Dwitiya – second day of waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Krishna Paksha Dwitiya till 1:31 PM on May 19, 2011. After 1:31 PM it is Krishna Paksha Tritiya or third day of the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.
Nakshatra – Jyeshta or Kettai or Triketta till 5:21 PM. Afterwards it is Mool or Moolam Nakshatram.
Rashi or Moon Sign – Vrischika Rasi till 5:20. Then onwards it is Dhanu Rashi.
Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –
Vaishakh Krishna Paksha Dwitiya or second day of the waning phase of moon in Vaishakh month in calendars followed in Maharashtra, Goa, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Gujarat.
Jyeshta Krishna Paksha Dwitiya or second day of the waning phase of moon in Jyeshta month in calendars followed in Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Orissa and Jammu and Kashmir.
5th day of Vaigasi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.
5th day of Edava Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.
4th day of Jaishto month in Bengali Calendar.