Purnima (Hindi:पूर्णिमा/पूर्णचंद्र, Telugu:పూర్ణిమ/పౌర్ణమి, Malayalam:പൗർണമി/പൂർണ്ണചന്ദ്രൻ, Tamil:பூர்ணிமா/முழு நிலவு) also spelled Poornima means 'night or day of Full Moon'. It is the time when the Moon is fully illuminated. Purnima comes on the 15th tithi of the bright half (Shukla paksh or waxing phase) of the lunar fortnight. The end of Purnima tithi marks the begining of 15 days of Krishna paksha (waning) phase of the Moon.
Next Purnima is on June 14, Tuesday
Purnima tithi timing - Jun 13, 9:03 pm to Jun 14, 5:21 pm
Purnima in June, 2022 is Jyeshtha Purnima as it falls in the Hindu calendar month of Jyeshta. Vat Savitri Vrat or Vat Purnima is observed during this day. Kabir Jayanti and Deva snana purnima is also celebrated on this day.
There are normally 12 Purnima days a year and each of them has their own significance. For many Hindus, Purnima is a spiritual day set aside for fasting and worship. Next Purnima, ie., Full moon in June, 2022 is on June 14, Tuesday.
Festivals & Vrats on Purnima
Purnima vrat, Uma Maheshwar vrat, Satyanarayan Puja, Guru Purnima, Vat Purnima, Kartik Purnima, Holi Festival, Hanuman jayanthi, Dattatreya Jayanti, Raksha Bandhan, Buddha Purnima etc are associated with full moons of various hindu lunar months.
Purnima tithi timing on June 14, Tuesday
|Purnima Tithi Start||13 June, 2022 09:03 PM.|
|Purnima Tithi End||14 June, 2022 05:21 PM.|
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Purnima has a special place in many religions especially Hinduism. Hindu lunar calendar puts a lot of emphasis on the lunar cycle and Purnima is considered very auspicious and is especially good for worship and observing religious vows.
Pournami Days in a Year
So, how many Purnimas are there in a year? Typically there are 12 Full Moons in an English calendar. However, if there occurs a blue moon ie., when there are 2 full moons in one month, there can be up to 13 purnimas a year. During the past decade, year 2009, 2010, 2012, 2015 and 2018 witnessed Blue Moons. The next Blue Moon will occur in the month of October, 2020.
All Purnima dates in 2022 and Purnima Tithi End
January 17th, Monday
|Tithi Timing : Jan 17, 3:18 AM - Jan 18, 5:18 AM|
February 16th, Wednesday
|Tithi Timing : Feb 15, 9:43 PM - Feb 16, 10:26 PM|
March 18th, Friday
|Tithi Timing : Mar 17, 1:30 PM - Mar 18, 12:47 PM|
April 16th, Saturday
|Tithi Timing : Apr 16, 2:25 AM - Apr 17, 12:25 AM|
May 16th, Monday
|Tithi Timing : May 15, 12:46 PM - May 16, 9:44 AM|
June 14th, Tuesday
|Tithi Timing : Jun 13, 9:03 PM - Jun 14, 5:21 PM|
July 13th, Wednesday
|Tithi Timing : Jul 13, 4:01 AM - Jul 14, 12:07 AM|
August 12th, Friday
|Tithi Timing : Aug 11, 10:38 AM - Aug 12, 7:05 AM|
September 10th, Saturday
|Tithi Timing : Sep 09, 6:08 PM - Sep 10, 3:29 PM|
October 9th, Sunday
|Tithi Timing : Oct 09, 3:42 AM - Oct 10, 2:24 AM|
November 8th, Tuesday
|Tithi Timing : Nov 07, 4:16 PM - Nov 08, 4:32 PM|
December 8th, Thursday
|Tithi Timing : Dec 07, 8:01 AM - Dec 08, 9:38 AM|