Purnima October 2014 date and time – Full Moon Day in Hindu Calendar in October 2014

Purnima, also known as Pournami or Poornima, is the full moon day in a traditional Hindu lunar calendar. In October 2014, the date and time of Purnima is October 8.  The Purnima fasting is marked on October 7. The time of Poornima tithi is from 6:25 PM on October 7 and ends at 4:25 PM on October 8. The Purnima in October 2014 is the Ashwin Purnima in most regions. 

October 7, 2014 is observed as Kojagari Lakshmi Purnima and Sharad Purnima.

Kartik Snan begins in North India on October 8, 2014.

Fasting and taking a dip in holy are the main religious practice for Hindus on the day.

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

The Purnima marks the end of Ashwin month in Traditional Hindu Calendars followed in North India.