Kartik Purnima (Tripuri Poornima, Tripurari Purnima) is the Full Moon and auspicious day in Kartik month. When is Kartik Purnima 2019 – is it on 11 November or 12 November?
Kartik Purnima day marks the end of Kartik month as per the calendars of North India but in other calendars it is the 15th day in Kartik maas. During Kartik Purnima, Dev Diwali, Deepotsavam and Ganga Mahotsav are observed.
On Kartik Purnima, some people perform Tulsi Vishnu Vivah. It is observed on some other days – Bhodini Ekadasi or on Ksheerabdi Dwadashi. Kartik Poornima celebrations are associated with the legend of demon Tarakasur. Tarakasur was demolished by Lord kartik, also known as Skanda or Kumara.
Another legend associated with Kartik Poornima is of Lord Vishnu’s Matsyavatar. It is believed that on this day, Vishnu was incarnated in Matsya incarnation and protected Manu, the first man, from Maha Pralay (deluge).
Purnima in November (Kartik Purnima) begins at 6.01 PM on 11 November and ends at 7.04 PM in the evening on 12 November.
As Purnima begins in the evening, 11 November and ends in the evening of 12 November, 12 November is observed as Tripurotsavam, Jwala Thoranam, etc. And on 11 November, Kartik Vrat Udyapan is observed.
As Purnima ends on 12 November, it is observed as Maha Kartiki, Dhatri Puja, Tulasi Vrata Udyapana.
Those who observe Purnima Vrat and do fasting, can observe it on 11 November and those who light Kartik Purnima Deeparadhana, can observe it on 12 November.
Panchang, 12 November 2019
परिधावी नाम संवत्सर, कार्तीक मॉस, शुक्ल पक्ष, पूर्णिमा तिथि, भरणी नक्षत्र, व्यतिपात योग, बालव करण |
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:42 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 17:39
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)17:48 Chandrastama (Moonset)00:00
Paksha (Fortnight) Shukla Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Purnima – 19:04
Nakshatra Bharani – 20:52
Yoga Vyatipata – 10:37
Karana Balava – Full Night
Purnimanta Month Kaartika
Amavasyanta Month Kaartika
Shaka Samvatsara: Vikari
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Paridhavi
Rahu Kalam: 14:55 – 16:17
Gulika Kalam: 12:10 – 13:33
Yama Gandam: 09:26 – 10:48
North Indian Hindi Calendar – Kartik Mahina 2076 (Kartik Maas)
Malayalam Calendar – Thulam Month 1195 (Thulam Masam – Tula Masam)
Kannada Calendar – Kartika Maasa
Tamil Calendar – Aippasi Month (Aippasi Masam)
Bengali Calendar – Kartik Mash 1426
Nepali Calendar – Kartik Maas 2076
Telugu Calendar – Kartika Masam (Karthikam)
Marathi Calendar – Kartik Maas
Gujarati Calendar – Kartik Maas
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Tula
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Mesha – 27:11:53*
Amrita Kalam 15:45 – 17:27
Abhijit: 11:48 – 12:32
Time to Avoid
Durmuhurthams: 22:52 – 23:45