Tithi in Hindu Calendar on October 4, 2011 – Shukla Paksha Ashtami or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi from 2:07 AM on October 4, 2011 up to 1:00 AM on October 5. Before 2:07 AM on Oct 4, it is Shukla Paksha Saptami or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.
Nakshatra – Mool or Moolam Nakshatra till 8:30 AM on October 4, 2011. Afterwards it is Purvashada or Pooradam Nakshatram.
Rashi or Moon Sign – Dhanu Rashi
Ashwin Shukla Paksha Ashtami or eighth day during the waxing or light phase of moon in Ashwin month in calendars followed in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh.
Ashwin Shukla Paksha Ashtami or eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Ashvin 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 Puratassi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.
18th day of Kanni Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.16th day of Aashin month in Bengali Calendar.