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Purnima in December 2017 Date and Time – Full moon day or Poornima in Hindu Calendar in December 2017

Purnima, or Poornima, is the full moon day in a traditional Hindu lunar calendar. Purnima December 2017 date is December 3. The time is from 12:17 AM on December 3 to 10:09 PM on December 3. Purnima Vrat is marked on December 3. It is the last day in a month in the calendar followed in North India. The Purnima in December is the Margshirsh Poornima.

The full moon day is known as Pournami in South India.

Fasting from sunrise to sunset is observed by some Hindus on the day.

Sri Datta Jayanti is observed on December 13. Annapurna Jayanti is also observed during the period.

In 2017, Karthigai DeepamTiruvannamalai Deepam and Thrikartika will be observed on  December 3.

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Purnima date and time in 2017