Tithi in Hindu Calendar on December 2, 2011 – Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or the eighth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Ashtami Tithi from 5:27 AM on December 2, 2011. Before 5:27 AM it is Shukla Paksha Saptami or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.
Nakshatra – Dhanishta or Sravishta or Avittam Nakshatra till 12:55 AM on December 2. Then onwards it is Shatabhisha or Sadayam or Chathayam Nakshatram
Rashi or Moon Sign – Kumbha Rasi.
Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –
Margashirsh Shukla Paksha Ashtami or the eighth day of the light phase of moon in Margashirsh month in calendars followed in Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Gujarat and
Margashirsh Shukla Paksha Ashtami or the eighth day of the waxing phase of moon in Margashirsh month in calendars followed in Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Orissa and Jammu and Kashmir.
16th day of Karthigai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.
16th day of day of Vrischika Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.
15th day of Agrahan month in Bengali Calendar.