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Shravan Purnima 2019 time and date – Full moon day in Sawan Month 2019

Shravan Purnima, or the full moon day in the month of Sawan, is a highly auspicious day in Hinduism. Nariyali Poornima and Raksha Bandhan are observed on the day. Shravan Purnima 2019 date is August 15. The Purnima begins at 3:46 PM on August 14 and ends at 5:59 PM on August 15.

Shravan Purnima Vrat is on August 14.

Sawan Poornima also marks the end of holy month Shravan in North India.

Important Rituals Observed on Shravan Purnima
  • This Purnima is known as Gamha Poornima in Orissa. 
  • Kajari Purnima - this is observed in many regions in North India for a good harvest.
  • Hayagriva Jayanti and Yajurveda Upakarma are also observed on the day.
  •  In South India, Brahmins observe the day as Avani Avittam.
  • The annual Amarnath Yatra and Jhulan Yatra also concludes on the day.