Purnima August 2018 date, Time

Here are the date and time of Purnima in August 2018. Full Moon or Purnima tithi in August 2018 is known as Shravan Purnima, Poornima in Shravan month (26 August 2018). This Purnima is also celebrated as Rakshabandhan Festival.

It begins at 3.16 PM on 25th August and ends at 3.25 PM on 26th August 2018. It is also celebrated as Rakhi Purnima (Raksha bandhan festival) or Narali Purnima (Maha Shravani).

Shravan purnima is observed as Upakarma or Avani Avittam or Yagnopavitha Dhaarana (sacred thread ceremony) by the Brahmins in South India. Hayagriva Jayanti is also celebrated on this day.

Shravan Purnima marks the last day or the ending of Shravan month in North Indian Hindi calendars. Amarnath Yatra is concluded on this day.

This Purnima is Aavani Pournami in Tamil calendar, Chingam Veluthu Vavu in Malayalam calendar, Bhadra Purnima in Bengali Panjika, Bhadra Purnima in Nepali Patro.

Panchang, Purnima – 26 August 2018

Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:10 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:46
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)18:56 Chandrastama (Moonset)00:00

Today’s Panchangam
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Purnima – 17:25
Nakshatra Dhanishtha – 12:36
Yoga Atiganda – 20:49
Karana Balava – Full Night

Today’s Panchang
Purnimanta Month Sraavana
Amavasyanta Month Sraavana
Shaka Samvatsara: Vilambi
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Virodhikruthi
Rahu Kalam: 17:12 – 18:46
Gulika Kalam: 15:37 – 17:12
Yama Gandam: 12:28 – 14:03

Today’s Rashi
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Simha
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Kumbha

Auspicious Time
Amrita Kalam
Abhijit: 12:03 – 12:53

Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 20:33 – 22:19
Durmuhurthams: 17:05 – 17:56

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  1. Manjunath says:

    Stay in temple alone on Pournima day night provides prosperity and problem solve ?

  2. Jyotichandra says:

    what time would be purnima starting on 7th august 2017

  3. Arindam says:

    full moon day timings on august 2017 hindupad