Here are the date and time of Purnima in August 2017. Full Moon or Purnima tithi in August 2017 is known as Shravan Purnima, Poornima in Shravan month. This Purnima is also celebrated as Rakshabandhan Festival.
It begins at 10.28 PM on 6th August and ends at 11.40 PM on 7th August 2017. It is also celebrated as Rakhi Purnima (Raksha bandhan festival) or Narali Purnima (Maha Shravani).
Shravan purnima is observed as Upakarma or Avani Avittam or Yagnopavitha Dhaarana (sacred thread ceremony) by the Brahmins in South India. Hayagriva Jayanti is also celebrated on this day.
Shravan Purnima marks the last day or the ending of Shravan month in North Indian Hindi calendars. Amarnath Yatra is concluded on this day.
This year, Chandra Grahan is also occurs on Shravan Purnima. This Lunar Eclipse will be seen in India, Bangladesh, Pakistan, UAE, and other Middle East Countries, Malaysia, Singapore and almost all Asian countries.
This Purnima is Aadi Pournami in Tamil calendar, Karkidaka Veluthu Vavu in Malayalam calendar, Shraban Purnima in Bengali Panjika, Shrawan Purnima in Nepali Patri.
Panchang, Purnima – 7 August 2017
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:03 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 19:01
Chandrodayam (Moonrise) 18:50 Chandrastama (Moonset) 00:00
Paksha (Fortnight) Shukla Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Purnima – 23:40
Nakshatra Shravana – 27:33*
Yoga Ayushman – 18:59
Karana Bava – 23:40
Purnimanta Month Sraavana
Amavasyanta Month Sraavana
Shaka Samvatsara: Hevilambi
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Sadharana
Rahu Kalam: 07:40 – 09:18
Gulika Kalam: 14:09 – 15:46
Yama Gandam: 10:55 – 12:32
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Karka
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Makara
Amrita Kalam 16:23 – 18:06
Abhijit: 12:06 – 12:58
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 06:04 – 07:47
Durmuhurthams: 15:33 – 16:25