Cosmos ,Sanatan Dharma.Ancient Hinduism science.
The Devout in the US face this problem of finding out the dates of Hindu Festivals,Thithis, Amavasya,Upakarma ,Gayatri Japa and other Festivals like
Deepavai Makara Sankaranthi.
The general practice as I understand from the US and UK is that the priests there use some kind of Calculators, convert the days /dates directly and
arrive at the Information.
I received some information on this,
“ Let us consider the recent lunar eclipse which was observed in USA (15 April 2014) and not in India. It should occur only on a full moon day even in USA as it is in India. According to Srirangam punchangam the pournami was approximately from 2pm Monday(14th April) to2pm Tuesday in Srirangam. This puts the middle of Poornima about 2am on Tuesday in Srirangam. The total lunar eclipse occurred about2am central time, Tuesday
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