Tamil New Year Date and Time in Singapore and Malaysia in 2012



In 2012, Tamil New Year Date in Singapore and Malaysia as per panchangs and calendars followed in various times zones in the region is on April 14. There is a confusion regarding dates as in India, New Year is observed on April 13. Tamil New Year, Puthandu, is observed on the first day of Tamil month Chithirai, the first month as per traditional Tamil Calendar. Chithirai Month starting time in various time zones in the region is given below:

Chithirai month begins in MalaysiaKuala Lumpur – at 9:50 PM on April 13, 2012. In Singapore, the time is at 9:50 PM on April 13, 2012. So the new year is observed on April 14, 2012.

In India, Tamil New Year day is observed on April 13.

Tamil New Year is based on the Solar Calendar followed in Tamil Culture. It is observed in Singapore, Malaysia, Sri Lanka and in other parts of world with Tamil Population.

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