Pournami 2012 dates – Pournima time and days in 2012 Hindu Calendar

Pournami, or Pournima, is the full moon day in traditional Hindu lunar calendar. Below are the Pournami time and dates in 2012. The term Pournami and Pournima is widely used in South India and western parts of India. The day is known as Purnima or Poornima in North India. The Pournima day is considered highly auspicious by South Indian Hindus and some communities observe a fast known as Pournami Vratam – from sunrise to sunset on the full moon day.

Please note that in some regions Pournami might start a day early (mostly during previous day night) or in some cases overlap into the next day (Purnima might end on the morning of next day).
Pournami dates in 2012 based on Indian Standard Time (IST)

January 9, 2012, Monday - Time from 12:06 PM on January 8 to 12:38 PM on January 9. Pournami Vratam is on January 8. 

February 7, 2012, Tuesday – Time from 4:02 AM on February 7 to 3:38 AM on February 8. Pournami Vratam is on February 7.

March 8, 2012, Thursday – Time from 5:02 PM on March 7 to 3:32 PM on March 8. Pournami Vratam is on March 7. 

April 6, 2012, Friday – Time from 3:26 AM on April 6 to 1:25 AM on April 7. Pournami Vratam is on April 6. 

May 6, 2012, Sunday – Time from 11:50 AM on May 5 to 9:24 AM on May 6. Pournami Vratam is on May 5. 

June 4, 2012, Monday – Time from 7:10 PM on June 3 to 4:44 PM on June 4. Pournami Vratam is on June 3. 

July 3, 2012, Tuesday – Time is from 2:18 AM on July 3 to 12:12 AM on July 4. Pournami Vratam is on July3.

August 2, 2012, Thursday – Time is from 10:08 AM on August 1 to 8:38 AM on August 2. Pournami Vratam is on August 1, 2012.
August 31, 2012, Friday - Time is from 7:36 PM on August 30 to 6:58 PM on August 31. Pournami Vratam is on August 30.

September 30, 2012, Sunday – Time is from 7:34 AM on September 29 to 7:56 AM on September 30. Pournami Vratam is on September 29.

October 29, 2012, Monday – Time is from 10:38 PM on October 28 to 12:02 AM on October 30. Pournami Vratam is on October 29.

November 28, 2012, Wednesday – Time is from 4:43 PM on November 27 to 6:46 PM on November 28. Pournami Vratam is on November 28.

December 28, 2012, Friday – Time is from 12:42 PM on December 27 to 2:46 PM on December 28. Pournami Vratam is on December 27.

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