Purnima, 8 April 2020

8 April 2020 is Purnima (Chaitra Purnima, Cheti Puranmashi, Panguni Pournami, Meena Maasa Purnima).

Timings of Purnima 8 April 2020

Purnima begins on 7 April at 12.00 PM and ends on 8 April at 8.03 AM.

This Full Moon day is known as Chaitra Purnima in Amavasyant and Purnimant Panchangams followed in Maharashtra, Karnataka, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh and all North Indian states. Bengali Panjika also considers it as Chaitra Purnima.

Chaitra Purnima is also celebrated as Hanuman Jayanti in Maharashtra and some places of Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka.

It is also referred to as Chitragupta Purnima and Chitragupta Puja is also observed.

Chithirai Pournami is a famous festival observed at Madurai Meenakshai Temple, Thiruvannamalai Arunachaleshwara Swamy Temple and many other popular temples in Tamil Nadu. Girivalam (Giri Pradakshina) is a famous ritual observed on every Pournami in Thiruvannamalai. And Chithirai Pournami has great significance regarding this ritual. But this year, the Purnima of April coincides with Panguni Pournami as per Tamil calendars.

Chaitra Purnima marks the end of Chaitra Month in Purnimant Hindi calendars followed in North India.

Panchang, Purnima – 8 April 2020

प्रमादीचा नाम संवत्सर, चैत्र मॉस, शुक्ल – कृष्ण पक्ष, पूर्णिमा – प्रतिपदा तिथि, चित्र नक्षत्र, व्याघात योग, बालव – कौलव करण |

Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:16 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:41
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)19:10 Chandrastama (Moonset)06:28

Today’s Panchangam
Paksha (Fortnight) Shukla Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Purnima – 08:03
Skipped Tithi (Lunar Day) Pratipada – 28:12*
Nakshatra Chitra – 27:02*
Yoga Vyaghata – 14:12
Karana Balava – 18:06
Skipped Karana : Kaulava – 28:12*

Today’s Panchang
Purnimanta Month Chaitra
Amavasyanta Month Chaitra
Shaka Samvatsara: Sharvari
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Pramadicha
Rahu Kalam: 12:28 – 14:01
Gulika Kalam: 10:55 – 12:28
Yama Gandam: 07:49 – 09:22

North Indian Hindi Calendar – Chaitra Mahina 2077 (Chaitra Maas)

Malayalam Calendar – Meenam Month 1195 (Meena Masam)

Kannada Calendar – Chaitra Maasa

Tamil Calendar – Panguni Month (Panguni Masam)

Bengali Calendar – Chaitra Mash 1426

Nepali Calendar – Chaitra Maas 2076

Telugu Calendar – Chaitra Masam (Chaitram)

Marathi Calendar – Chaitra Maas

Gujarati Calendar – Chaitra Maas
Today’s Rashi
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Meena
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Kanya – 16:33:31

Auspicious Time
Amrita Kalam 21:27 – 22:51
Abhijit: None

Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 13:05 – 14:29
Durmuhurthams: 12:03 – 12:53

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