Today’s Hindu Calendar – December 20, 2011 – Tithi, Vrat, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on December 20, 2011 – Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Dasami Tithi till 10:12 AM on December 20, 2011. After 10:12 AM it is Krishna Paksha Ekadasi or eleventh day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Chitra or Chithirai Nakshatra till 3:11 PM on December 20. Then onwards it is Swathi or Chothi Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Kanya Rasi till 3:59 AM. Then onwards it is Tula Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Margashirsh Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the dark phase of moon Margashirsh month in calendars followed in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Gujarat and Goa.

Paush Krishna Paksha Dasami Tithi or the tenth day during the waning phase of moon in Paush 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 Margazhi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.
4th day of Dhanu Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.
4th day of Paush month in Bengali Calendar.