Magh Purnima 2016 – Magha Poornima 2016 Date and Time

Magh Purnima, or Magh Poornima, is the full moon day in month of Magh (January – February) in traditional Hindu calendar. In 2016, the date of Magh Purnima is February 22. Time is from 10:06 PM on February 21 to 10:54 PM on February 22. Magh Poornima is considered highly auspicious in Hinduism and thousands of Hindu devotees take a holy dip at Sangam in Allahabad. It is an important holy bathing date in Magh Mela. For some Hindu communities, it is the last date of Magh Snana.

Magh Purnima is also an important day at the Baneshwar Fair held at the confluence of Mahi, Som and Jhakham Rivers in Banswara District in Rajasthan.

You can find more details about Magh Purnima in this article.