Purnima April 2017 Date and Time – Full moon day in Hindu Calendar in April 2017

Purnima is the full moon day in a traditional Hindu lunar calendar. In South India, the full moon day is known as Pournami. Purnima April 2017 date is April 11. Time is from 10:23 AM on April 10 to 11:38 AM on April 11. The Purnima Vrat (fasting) is on April 10. The Purnima in April 2017 is the Chaitra Poornima.

Some Hindu communities observe a fast on the Poornima day from morning to evening on the day.

April 11 is observed as Hanuman Jayanti. Vaishakh Snan also begins on the day.

April 11, 2017 is also the last day in Chaitra Month in North India.