Navanna Purnima or Navanna is celebrated on Purnima or Full Moon day in Ashwin month (September – October) prior to Diwali festivities. In 2020, Navanna Purnima date is October 31.
This harvest festival is mainly celebrated in rural areas of North India. Navanna is popularly observed as Kojaagari Purnima and Sharat Poornima in other parts of India.
Kojagari Lakshmi Puja and Sharat Purnima vrat are most observed rituals of the day. On Navanna festival, farmers worship cows and other cattle.
Navanna marks the ripening of corns and some other grains. On this day, farmers bring their yield to homes and fresh corn is used for cooking special recipes. It is known as a social festival as it is celebrated by all villagers together.
Panchang, 31 October 2020
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
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
In 2019, Navanna Purnima date was October 13.
In 2018, Navanna Purnima date was October 24.
In 2017, Navanna Purnima date was October 5.
In 2016, Navanna Purnima date was October 16.
In 2015, Navanna Purnima date was October 27.
In 2014, Navanna Purnima date was October 7.
In 2013, Navanna Purnima date was October 18, Friday.