Today’s Hindu Calendar – August 22, 2011 – Tithi, Vrat, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on August 22, 2011 – Krishna Paksha Ashtami or eighth day of the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi till 12:13 PM on August 22, 2011. After 12:13 PM on August 22, 2011 it is Navami Tithi. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Kartika or Krithigai Nakshatra till 11:47 AM on August 22, 2011. Afterwards it is Rohini Nakshatra.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Vrishaba Rasi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Janmashtami in North India. Dahi Handi and Gopalakala in Maharashtra.

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

Bhadrapad Krishna Paksha Ashtami or the eighth 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.

5th day of Avani Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.
6th day of Chinga Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.
4th day of Bhadra month in Bengali Calendar.