Today’s Hindu Calendar – February 20, 2012 – Tithi, Vrat, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival

Tithi in Hindu Calendar on February 20, 2012 – Krishna Paksha Chaturdashi or the fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Krishna Paksha Trayodashi Tithi till 3:42 AM on February 20, 2012. Then onwards it is Krishna Paksha Chaturdashi Tithi. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Shravan or Sravana or Thiruonam Nakshatra till 11:15 PM on February 20, 2012. Then onwards it is Dhanishta or Sravishta or Chathayam Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Makar Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Mahashivratri

Magh Krishna Paksha Chaturdashi or the 14th day during the dark phase of moon in Magh month in calendars followed in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Gujarat and Goa.

Phalgun Krishna Paksha Chaturdashi or the fourteenth day during the waning phase of moon in Phalgun month in calendars followed in Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Orissa and Jammu and Kashmir.

8th day of Maasi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.
7th day of Kumbha Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.
7th day of Phalgun month in Bengali Calendar followed in Bengal.