Purnima, the full moon day in October 2020 falls in the Hindu month of Ashwin or Ashwayuja. In 2020, Ashwin Purnima date is October 31.
Ashwin Purnima is also called as Sharad Purnima as it marks the beginning of Sharad ritu.
On Ashwin Purnima, Kojagari Lakshmi Puja is celebrated in North Indian states. Kaumudi Puja and Indra Puja are also observed on the day.
In Orissa, Sharad Purnima is also observed as Kumar Purnima. It is a big festival in Puri Jagannath Temple. Gajalakshmi Puja is the main ritual on Sharad Purnima in Orissa.
In West Bengal, Lakshmi Puja is observed on Sharad Purnima. It is one of the biggest festivals in Bengal.
Panchang, Ashwin Purnima – 31 October 2020
प्रमादीचा नाम संवत्सर, निज आश्विन मॉस, शुक्ल पक्ष, पूर्णिमा तिथि, अश्विनि नक्षत्र, सिद्धि योग, बव करण |
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:35 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 17:45
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)17:52 Chandrastama (Moonset)00:00
Paksha (Fortnight) Shukla Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Purnima – 20:18
Nakshatra Ashwini – 17:58
Yoga Siddhi – 28:27*
Karana Bava – 20:18
Purnimanta Month Ashwin
Amavasyanta Month Ashwin
Shaka Samvatsara: Sharvari
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Pramadicha
Rahu Kalam: 09:22 – 10:46
Gulika Kalam: 06:35 – 07:59
Yama Gandam: 13:34 – 14:57
North Indian Hindi Calendar – Nija Ashwin Mahina 2077 (Ashwina Maas)
Malayalam Calendar – Thulam Month 1196 (Thulam Masam)
Kannada Calendar – Nija Ashwina Maasa (Ashwina Masa)
Tamil Calendar – Aippasi Month (Aippasi Masam)
Bengali Calendar – Kartik Mash 1427
Nepali Calendar – Kartik Maas 2077
Telugu Calendar – Nija Ashwayuja Masam (Ashwayuja Masam)
Marathi Calendar – Nija Ashwin Maas (Ashwin Maas)
Gujarati Calendar – Nija Ashoj Maas (Ashoj Maas)
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Tula
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Mesha
Amrita Kalam 09:51 – 11:39
Abhijit: 11:48 – 12:32
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 28:45* – 30:33*
Durmuhurthams: 07:20 – 08:04