Today’s Hindu Calendar – August 21, 2011 – Tithi, Vrat, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on August 21, 2011 – Krishna Paksha Saptami or seventh day of the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Krishna Paksha Saptami Tithi till 10:50 AM on August 21, 2011. After 10:50 AM on August 21, 2011 it is Ashtami Tithi. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Bharani or Apa Barani Nakshatra till 9:46 AM on August 21, 2011. Afterwards it is Kartika or Krithigai Nakshatra.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Mesha Rasi till 4:17 PM. Then it is Vrishaba Rasi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Sri Krishna Jayanti in South India and western parts of India. Sant Jnaneshwar Maharaj Jayanti.

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

Bhadrapad Krishna Paksha Saptami or the seventh 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.

4th day of Avani Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.
5th day of Chinga Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.
3rd day of Bhadra month in Bengali Calendar.