Purnima/Poornima means full moon. Purnima is a day or tithi which falls in every Hindu month. On Poornima full moon occurs. Purnima separates the two lunar fortnights or Paksha. Shukla Paksha (Bright Fortnight) ends on Poornima and Krishna Paksha (Dark Fortnight) starts from Purnima. Most people fast on Purnima. There are 12 purnima occurs in one Hindu year, one in every Hindu month. Kartik Purnima, Guru Purnima, Sharad Purnima are very popular days.

Find the list of Purnima here.

Festival Name
Date
Day
Margashirsha Purnima17 December 2013Tuesday
Paush Purnima16 January 2014Thursday
Magha Purnima14 February 2014Friday
Phalguna Purnima16 March 2014Sunday
Chaitra Purnima14 April 2014Monday
Vaishakha Purnima14 May 2014Wednesday
Jyaishta Purnima12 June 2014Thursday
Ashadha Purnima12 July 2014Saturday
Shravana Purnima10 August 2014Sunday
Bhadrapada Purnima8 September 2014Monday
Ashwin Purnima8 October 2014 Wednesday
Kartik Purnima 6 November 2014Thursday
Margashirsha Purnima6 December 2013Saturday

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