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Purnima 2017 - 2018 dates and time – Poornima – the full moon days in 2017 in Hindu calendar



Purnima dates and time in 2017 - 2018 based on Hindu calendar and Indian Standard Time. In 2017, 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 2017. (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 days in 2017 based on Indian Standard Time (IST)

Purnima 2017 Dates

September 6, 2017, Wednesday – Bhadrapad Purnima. Time is from 11:57 AM on September 5 to 12:06 PM on September 6. Purnima fasting is on September 5.

October 5, 2017, Thursday – Time is from 12:55 AM on October 5 to 12:08 AM on October 6. Ashwin Purnima – (Sharad Poornima - Kojagari Purnima are marked on October 5). Fasting is on October 5.

November 4, 2017, Saturday – Time is from 12:58 PM on November 3 to 11:14 AM on November 4. Kartik Poornima – Dev Diwali – Tripurai Purnima - Tulsi Vivah ends. Fasting is on November 3.

December 3, 2017, Sunday – Time is from 12:17 AM on December 3 to 10:09 PM on December 3. Margashirsh Purnima - Datta Jayanti. Fasting is on December 3.

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 - Holika Dahan - Holi Festival.
Time is from 8:57 AM on March 1 to 6:21 AM on March 2. Fasting is on March 1

March 31, 2018, Saturday.  Chaitra Purnima (Hanuman Jayanti). Time is from 7:35 PM on March 30 to 6:06 PM on March 31. Purnima Fasting is on March 30.

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 - Vat Savitri PoornimaTime 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 - Vyasa Purnima – Guru Poornima. Time is from 11:16 PM on July 26 to  1:50 AM on July 28. Purnima fasting is on July 27

August 26, 2018, Sunday. Shravan Purnima - Narali Poornima. Raksha Bandhan. Time is from  3:16 PM on August 25 to 5:26 PM on August 26. Purnima fasting is on August 25.