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Purnima 2018 dates and time – Poornima – the full moon days in 2018 in Hindu calendar

Purnima dates and time in 2018 - 2019 based on Hindu calendar and Indian Standard Time. In 2018, there are 12 Purnimas. Purnima, or Poornima, is the full moon day in traditional Hindu calendar. The day is considered highly auspicious by Hindus and some communities fast or keep Vrat (Purnima fasting) from sunrise to sunset on the day. Here are the Purnima dates in 2018. (Please note that in some regions Purnima might start a day early and overlap into the next day). Poornima is known as Pournami in South India.

Purnima 2018 Dates

January 2, 2018, TuesdayPaush Poornima.
  • Time is from 11:44 AM on January 1 to 7:54 AM on January 2. 
  • Fasting is on January 1.
January 31, 2018, WednesdayMagh Poornima.
  • Time is from 10:23 PM on January 30 to 6:56 PM on January 31. 
  • Fasting is on January 30.
There is no Purnima in February 2018

March 1, 2018, Thursday. Falgun or Phalgun Purnima
  • Time is from 8:57 AM on March 1 to 6:21 AM on March 2
  • Fasting is on March 1
  •  Holika Dahan - Holi Festival
March 31, 2018, Saturday.  Chaitra Purnima
  • Time is from 7:35 PM on March 30 to 6:06 PM on March 31. 
  • Purnima Fasting is on March 30.
  • Hanuman Jayanti
April 30, 2018, Monday.  Vaishakh Poornima - Budha Purnima.
  • Time is from 6:37 AM on April 29 to 6:28 AM on April 30. 
  • Purnima fasting is on April 29.
May 29, 2018, Tuesday. Adhik Jyeshta Purnima.
  • Time is from  6:40 PM on May 28 to 7:49 PM on May 29. 
  • Purnima fasting is on May 28.
June 28, 2018, Thursday. Jyeshta Purnima
  • Time is from  8:13 AM on June 27 to 10:23 AM on June 28. 
  • Purnima fasting is on June 27. 
  • Vat Purnima is on June 27.
July 27, 2018, Friday. Ashada Purnima
  • Time is from 11:16 PM on July 26 to  1:50 AM on July 28. 
  • Purnima fasting is on July 27
  • Vyasa Purnima – Guru Poornima.
August 26, 2018, Sunday. Shravan Purnima
  • Time is from  3:16 PM on August 25 to 5:26 PM on August 26
  • Purnima fasting is on August 25.
  • Narali Poornima. Raksha Bandhan.
September 25, 2018, Tuesday – Bhadrapad Purnima.
  • Time is from 7:18 AM on September 24 to 8:22 AM on September 25. 
  • Purnima fasting is on September 24.
October 24, 2018, Wednesday – Ashwin Purnima
  • Time is from 9:33 PM on October 23 to 9:45 PM on October 24.
  • Fasting is on October 24.
  • Kojagari Purnima Vrat is marked on October 23
  • Sharad Poornima is on October 24
November 23, 2018, Friday Kartik Poornima
  • Time is from 12:35 PM on November 22 to 11:46 AM on November 23. 
  • Fasting is on November 3.
  • Dev Diwali  – Tripurai Purnima - Tulsi Vivah ends. 
December 22, 2018, Saturday – Margashirsh Purnima
  • Time is from 1:45 AM on December 22 to 12:08 AM on December 23 
  • Fasting is on December 22.
  • Datta Jayanti. 
Purnima 2019 Dates