Purnima is the full moon day in a Hindu month. It is a highly auspicious day for Hindu communities. Purnima March 2014 time and date is March 16. The Purnima begins at 9:07 PM on March 15, 2014 and ends at 10:27 PM on March 16. This is the Phalgun Purnima in most calendars. March 16 is observed as Holika Dahan – Bonfire is lit on the day. Holi – playing with colors – is observed on the the next day on March 17, 2014
Purnima Vrat is also observed on March 16.
In calendars followed in Tamil Nadu, this is the Pournami day in Maasi Month.
Chaitanya Mahaprabhu Jayanti is also observed on the Phalgun Purnima day.