Paush Purnima or Pushya Pournami is the Full Moon day in Poush Month. In 2020, Paush Purnima date is January 10.
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, 10 January 2020
परिधावी नाम संवत्सर, पौष मॉस, शुक्ल पक्ष, पूर्णिमा तिथि, आर्द्र नक्षत्र, इंद्र योग, बव करण |
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 07:14 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 17:54
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)17:35 Chandrastama (Moonset)00:00
Paksha (Fortnight) Shukla Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Purnima – 24:50*
Nakshatra Ardra – 14:48
Yoga Indra – 16:47
Karana Bava – 24:50*
Purnimanta Month Paush
Amavasyanta Month Paush
Shaka Samvatsara: Vikari
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Paridhavi
Rahu Kalam: 11:14 – 12:34
Gulika Kalam: 08:34 – 09:54
Yama Gandam: 15:14 – 16:34
North Indian Hindi Calendar – Poush Mahina 2076 (Poush Maas)
Malayalam Calendar – Dhanu Month 1195 (Dhanu Masam)
Tamil Calendar – Margali Month (Margazhi Masam)
Bengali Calendar – Poush Mash 1426
Nepali Calendar – Poush Maas 2076
Telugu Calendar – Pushya Masam (Pushyam)
Marathi Calendar – Poush Maas
Gujarati Calendar – Poush Maas
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Dhanu
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Mithuna
Abhijit: 12:12 – 12:55
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 26:09* – 27:40*
Durmuhurthams: 12:55 – 13:38