Today’s Hindu Calendar – March 13, 2012 – Tithi, Vrat, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on March 13, 2012 – Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in all places. It is Krishna Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the dark phase of the moon till 4:07 AM on March 13, 2012. Then onwards it is Krishna Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

Nakshatra – Vishakha or Vishakam Nakshatra till 12:19 PM on March 13, 2012. Then onwards it is Anuradha or Anusham or Anizham Nakshatram.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Tula Rashi till 6:34 AM. Then onwards it is Vrishchika Rasi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Eknath Sashti.

Phalgun Krishna Paksha Sashti or sixth day during the dark phase of moon in Phalgun month in calendars followed in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh.

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

30th day of Maasi Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu.
29th day of Kumbha Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala.
29th day of Phalgun month in Bengali Calendar followed in Bengal.