Today’s Hindu Calendar – July 2, 2011 – Tithi, Vrat, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on July 2, 2011 – Today is Shukla Paksha Pratipada – first day of the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Shukla Paksha Pratipada or first day of the waxing phase of moon till 1:23 PM. Afterwards it is Dwitiya or second day. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Punarvasu or Punarpusam or Punirtham Nakshatra till 11:23 PM. Afterwards it is Pushya or Pusam or Puyam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Mithuna Rasi till 5:23 PM. Afterwards it is Karka Rasi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Ashada Shukla Paksha Pratipada or first day of the waxing phase of moon in Ashad month in calendars followed in Maharashtra, Goa, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Gujarat.

Ashad Shukla Paksha Pratipada or  first day of the waxing phase of moon in Ashada month in calendars followed in Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Orissa and Jammu and Kashmir.

17th day of Aani Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.

17th day of Mithuna Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.

17th day of Ashara month in Bengali Calendar.