Purnima December 2021 is known as Margashirsha Purnima (Margashira Purnima, Datta Purnima). Purnima December 2021 date is December 18-19.
Time of Purnima December 2021
Purnima begins on 7.24 AM on 18 December and ends at 10.05 AM on 19 December 2021..
Purnima December 2021 is celebrated as Dattatreya Jayanti, First appearance day of Lord Dattatreya.
It marks the end of Margashirsha Month in North Indian Hindi calendars. Following day to this Full Moon marks the beginning of Poush Month as per Pournimant Lunar Calendars.
This Purnima marks the ‘Karthigai Pournami’ (Pournami in Karthigai Masam) in Tamil calendars, ‘Vrischika Veluthu Vavu’ (Purnima in Vrischika Masam) in Malayalam calendar & ‘Agrahan Purnima’ (Full Moon in Agrahan Month) in Bengali calendar.
Margashirsha Purnima is also observed as Annapurna Jayanti. The first appearance day of Goddess Annapurna, an aspect of Maa Parvati (Shakti).
Manik Prabhu Jayanti is also celebrated on Margashirsha Purnima in Humnabad Maniknagar Temple.
Panchang, 18 December 2021
Suryodayam(Sunrise) : 06:45 AM
Suryastama(Sunset) : 05:28 PM
Chandrodayam(Moonrise) : 04:47 PM
Chandrastama(Moonset) : No Moonset
Tithi : Chaturdashi upto 07:24 AM Purnima
Nakshatra : Rohini upto 01:49 PM Mrigashirsha
Yoga : Sadhya upto 09:13 AM Shubha
Karana : Vanija upto 07:24 AM Vishti upto 08:45 PM Bava
Weekday : Shaniwara
Paksha : Shukla Paksha
Shaka Samvat : 1943 Plava
Chandramasa : Margashirsha – Purnimanta Margashirsha – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2078 Aananda
Gujarati Samvat : 2078 Pramadi
Abhijit : 11:45 AM to 12:28 PM
Amrit Kalam : 10:12 AM to 12:00 PM
Time to avoid:
Rahu Kalam : 09:26 AM to 10:47 AM
Yamaganda : 01:27 PM to 02:48 PM
Gulikai Kalam : 06:45 AM to 08:06 AM
Dur Muhurtam : 06:45 AM to 07:28 AM 07:28 AM to 08:11 AM
Varjyam : 08:08 PM to 09:56 PM
Today’s – Festivals / Vratam / Pooja / Jayanthi – Dattatreya Jayanti.