Today’s Hindu Calendar – December 31, 2011 – Tithi, Vrat, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on December 31, 2011 – Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi till 11:37 PM on December 31, 2011. After 11:37 PM it is Shukla Paksha Ashtami Tithi or eighth day during the waxing phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Purvabhadra or Puruttathi Nakshatra till 11:37 AM on December 31. Then onwards it is Uttarabhadra or Uthirttathi.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Kumbha Rasi till 5:10 AM. Then onward it is Meena Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days –

Poush Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the light phase of moon in Poush month in calendars followed in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Gujarat and Goa.

Paush Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing 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.

15th day of Margazhi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.
15th day of Dhanu Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.
15th day of Paush month in Bengali Calendar.