Purnima August 2015 Time and Date – Full Moon Day in August 2015



Purnima is the full moon day in a traditional Hindu calendar and fast and holy bath is performed on the day. In August 2015, the date of Purnima is August 29. The Purnima fasting is marked on August 29. The time of Purnima tithi is from 3:35 AM on August 29 to 12:05 AM on August 30. The Purnima in August 2015 is the Shravan Purnima in most regions.

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 29.
Amarnath Yatra ends on August 29.
Nariyali Purnima in Maharashtra on August 29.
Rig and Yajur Upakarma is on August 29.
Avani Avittam is on August 29, 2015.