Purnima August 2014 Time and Date – Full Moon Day in August 2014

Purnima is the full moon day in a traditional Hindu calendar and fast and holy bath is performed on the day. In August 2014, the date of Purnima is August 10. The Purnima fasting is marked on August 10. The time of Purnima tithi is from 2:41 AM on August 10 to 12:13 AM on August 11. The Purnima in August 2014 is the Shravan Purnima in most regions. In Tamil Calendar, it is the Aadi Purnima.

Some Hindu communities observe fast on Purnima day. Special pujas and rituals are performed in many temples.

The day is also the last day in the Shravan month in the traditional Hindu calendar followed in North India.

Auspicious days include
Raksha Bandhan is observed on August 10 in many regions.
Amarnath Yatra ends on August 10.
Nariyali Purnima in Maharashtra on August 10.
Rig and Yajur Upakarma is on August 10.
Avani Avittam is on August 10, 2014.