Purnima, also known as Pournami or Poornima, is the full moon day in a traditional Hindu lunar calendar. In February 2015, the date of Purnima is February 3. The Purnima fasting is also marked on February 3. The time of Poornima tithi is from 2:32 AM on February 3 to 4:38 AM on February 4. The Purnima in February 2015 is the Magh Purnima in most regions.
Some Hindu communities observe fast on Purnima day. Special pujas and rituals are performed in many temples.
Satyanarayan Vrat is also observed on the day.
Magh Snan ends on the day in Haridwar.