Purnima December 2016 date, Time

Purnima December 2016 is known as Margashirsha Purnima (Margashira Purnima, Datta Purnima). Purnima December 2016 date is December 13.

Time of Purnima December 2016

Purnima begins on 9.16 AM on December 13 and ends at 5.35 AM on 14 December 2016.

Purnima December 2016 is celebrated as Dattatreya Jayanti, First appearance day of Lord Dattatreya.

It marks the end of Margashirsha Month in North Indian Hindi calendars. Following day to this Full Moon marks the beginning of Poush Month as per Pournimant Lunar Calendars.

This Purnima marks the ‘Karthigai Pournami’ (Pournami in Karthigai Masam) in Tamil calendars, ‘Vrischika Veluthu Vavu’ (Purnima in Vrischika Masam) in Malayalam calendar & ‘Agrahan Purnima’ (Full Moon in Agrahan Month) in Bengali calendar.

Margashirsha Purnima is also observed as Annapurna Jayanti. The first appearance day of Goddess Annapurna, an aspect of Maa Parvati (Shakti).

Manik Prabhu Jayanti is also celebrated on Margashirsha Purnima in Humnabad Maniknagar Temple.

Panchang, 13 December 2016

Suryodayam (Sunrise) 07:03 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 17:39
Chandrodayam (Moonrise) 17:21 Chandrastama (Moonset) 30:59

Today’s Panchangam
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Chaturdashi – 09:16
Skipped Tithi (Lunar Day) Purnima – 29:35*
Nakshatra Rohini – 21:41
Yoga Sadhya – 24:40*
Karana Vishti – 19:25
Skipped Karana : Bava – 29:35*

Today’s Panchang
Purnimanta Month Margashirsha
Amavasyanta Month Margashirsha
Shaka Samvatsara: Durmukhi
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Saumya
Rahu Kalam: 15:00 – 16:19
Gulika Kalam: 12:21 – 13:40
Yama Gandam: 09:42 – 11:01

Today’s Rashi
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Vrischika
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Vrishabha

Auspicious Time
Amrita Kalam 18:53 – 20:17
Abhijit: 12:00 – 12:42

Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 26:37* – 28:02*
Durmuhurthams: 23:01 – 23:54

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  1. Sujatha says:

    Dear Sirs

    I have found this website to be very useful and nice as we will come to know about the importance of the particular day.