Today’s Hindu Calendar – January 29, 2012 – Tithi, Vrat, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival


Tithi in Hindu Calendar on January 29, 2012 – Shukla Paksha Sashti or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Shukla Paksha Sashti tithi till 5:06 PM on January 29, 2012. Afterwards it is Shukla Paksha Saptami or the seventh day during the light phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Revathi Nakshatra till 11:35 PM on January 29, 2012. Afterwards it is Ashwini Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Meena Rashi till 11:35 PM. Then onwards it is Mesha Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Muruga Sashti Fasting.

Magh Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon in Magh month in calendars followed in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Gujarat and Goa.

Magh Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the light phase of moon in Magh 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 Thai Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.
15th day of Makara Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.
14th day of Magh month in Bengali Calendar.