Paush Purnima or Pushya Pournami is the Full Moon day in Poush Month. In 2021, Paush Purnima date is January 28.
It is considered as very auspicious as on this day, Magh mela or Magh Mela Snan starts at Allahabad Prayag Triveni Sangam. This is the last day of Poush month as per North Indian calendars while it is the 15th day as per other calendars that are followed in Gujarat, Maharashtra, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh.
Hindus believe that performing punya snan at Triveni Sangam, Allahabad, or any other location of holy rivers like Ganga, Yamuna, Godavari, Krishna, Cauvery and Brahmaputra is very auspicious and clears off the sins they have committed in their lives.
Shakambari Jayanthi and Shakambari Purnima festival are celebrated on Paush Purnima. This is the concluding day or the last day of Poush Navratras.
In 2019, this day corresponds with a day in Makaram Masam in Malayalam calendar, Thai Masam of Tamil calendar, Magh Mash in Bengali calendar, Magh Month in Nepali calendar.
Panchang, Poush Purnima, 28 January 2021
प्रमादीचा नाम संवत्सर, पौष मॉस, शुक्ल पक्ष, पूर्णिमा तिथि, पुष्य नक्षत्र, प्रीती योग, विष्टि – बव करण |
Suryodayam (Sunrise) : 7:11 AM
Suryastamayam (Sunset) : 5:57 PM
Chandrodayam (Moonrise) : 5:30 PM
Chandrastamayam (Moonset) : No Moonset
Tithi : Purnima upto 12:45 AM, Jan 29 Pratipada
Nakshatra : Pushya upto 03:51 AM, Jan 29 Ashlesha
Yoga : Priti upto 07:25 PM Ayushman
Karana : Vishti upto 01:05 PM Bava upto 12:45 AM, Jan 29 Balava
Paksha : Shukla Paksha
Weekday : Guruvara (Thursday)
Shaka Samvat : 1942 Sharvari
Chandramasa : Pausha – Purnimanta ; Pausha – Amavasyanta
Vikram Samvat : 2077 Pramadi
Gujarati Samvat : 2077 Paridhavi
North Indian Hindi Calendar – Poush Mahina 2077 (Paush Maas)
Malayalam Calendar – Makaram Month 1196 (Makara Masam)
Kannada Calendar – Pausha Maasa
Tamil Calendar – Thai Month (Thai Masam)
Bengali Calendar – Maagh Mash 1427
Nepali Calendar – Magh Maas 2077
Telugu Calendar – Pushya Masam (Pushyam)
Marathi Calendar – Poush Maas
Gujarati Calendar – Posh Maas
Shubh Muhurat (Auspicious Timings):
Abhijit Muhurat : 12:13 PM to 12:56 PM
Amrit Kalam (Amrutha Kalam) : 9:26 PM to 11:02 PM
Time to Avoid:
Rahu Kalam : 1:55 PM to 03:16 PM
Yamaganda Kalam : 7:11 AM to 08:32 AM
Gulikai Kalam (Kuligai Timings) : 9:53 AM to 11:14 AM
Dur Muhurtam : 10:47 AM to 11:30 AM 03:05 PM to 03:48 PM
Varjyam : 11:50 AM to 01:26 PM