Today’s Hindu Calendar – August 14, 2011 – Tithi, Vrat, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on August 14, 2011 – Krishna Paksha Pratipada or first day of the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Krishna Paksha pratipada tithi the full day on August 14, 2011. Krishna paksha pratipada tithi till 12:10 AM on August 14. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Dhanishta or Sravishta or Avittam Nakshatra till 7:40 PM on August 14, 2011. Afterwards it is Sathabisha or Sadhayam or Chathayam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Makar Rasi till 6:55 AM. Then onwards it is Kumbha Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Gayatri Japam.

Shravan Krishna Paksha Pratipada or the first day of the dark phase of moon in Shravan month in calendars followed in Goa, Gujarat, Maharashtra, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh.

Bhadrapad Krishna Paksha Pratipada or the first day of the dark phase of moon in Bhadra month in calendars followed in Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Orissa and Jammu and Kashmir.

29th day of Aadi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.
29th day of Karkidaka Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.
28th day of Shraban month in Bengali Calendar.