Purnima 2017 Dates

What is Purnima (पूर्णिमा)| Meaning

According to Hindu Mythology full moon day is known as Purnima. Purnima is a Sanskrit word meaning full moon. Purnima is also known as Poonam.

Significance of Purnima

Purnima is measured as a time of immense power that’s why in Hindu mythology there is great importance of doing jap, tap and tantra Sadhna on Purnima. Also taking dip in Holy River is considered as washing out all your sins.

Purnima Fast Benefits (Vrat)

As there is deep relation between human body and moon, that’s why it’s very auspicious to keep fast on Purnima. Also visiting the temple is very auspicious.

Purnima Calender 2017 | Dates of Purnima Days in 2017

Purnima constantly falls at the start or end  of the every month. Following are the Purnima dates for 2017:

07           August                (Monday)             Shravana Purnima

06           September         (Wednesday)    Bhadrapada Purnima

05           October               (Thursday)          Ashwin Purnima

04           November          (Saturday)           Kartik Purnima

03           December           (Sunday)              Margashirsha Purnima

Purnima Calender 2018 | Dates of Purnima Days in 2018

Purnima constantly falls at the start or end  of the every month. Following are the Purnima dates for 2018:

02           January                (Tuesday)            Paush Purnima

31           January                (Wednesday)    Magha Purnima

01           March                 (Thursday)            Phalguna Purnima

31           March                (Saturday)              Chaitra Purnima

30           April                    (Monday)               Vaishakha Purnima

29           May                   (Tuesday)                Jyeshtha Purnima

28           June                    (Thursday)            Jyeshtha Purnima

27           July                       (Friday)                 Ashadha Purnima

26           August                (Sunday)               Shravana Purnima

25           September         (Tuesday)            Bhadrapada Purnima

24           October               (Wednesday)    Ashwin Purnima

23           November          (Friday)                Kartik Purnima

22           December           (Saturday)           Margashirsha Purnima

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