Purnima in January 2019 is Poush Purnima (Full Moon in Poush month) in Hindu calendar. Purnima January 2019 date is – January 21.
Poush Purnima is also known as Shakambari Purnima or Shakambari Jayanti. Magh Snan begins on Poush Pournima day in North India. Pushyabhishek Yatra is one of the popular rituals performed on this Purnima in Sri Krishna temples all around the world (ISKCON temples).
Purnima January 2019 Timings – 21 January
Purnima begins at 2.19 PM on 20 January and ends at 10.45 AM on 21 January.
Purnima in January 2019 is also celebrated as Thai Pournami in Tamil calendars, Makara Maasa Veluthu Vavu in Malayalam calendars, Magh Purnima in Bengali Panjika and Magh Purnima in Nepali calendars.
On this day, Poush Navratri or Shakambari Navratri culminates in Shakambari temples all around India. Banashankari Navratri festival is held at Badami Banashankari Temple in Karnataka from Banadashtami to Pousha Purnima.
Poush Purnima marks the end of Poush month in North India and on the next day Magh month starts. It also marks the beginning of Magh Mela in Allahabad Prayag Sangam. Magh Mela ends on Mahashivaratri festival.
Panchang, 21 January 2019
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 07:13 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:02
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)18:22 Chandrastama (Moonset)00:00
Paksha (Fortnight) Shukla Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Purnima – 10:45
Skipped Tithi (Lunar Day) Pratipada – 31:04*
Nakshatra Pushya – 26:27*
Yoga Vishkambha – 10:34
Skipped Yoga : Priti – 30:19*
Karana Balava – 20:55
Skipped Karana : Kaulava – 31:04*
Purnimanta Month Paush
Amavasyanta Month Paush
Shaka Samvatsara: Vilambi
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Virodhikruthi
Rahu Kalam: 08:35 – 09:56
Gulika Kalam: 13:59 – 15:20
Yama Gandam: 11:17 – 12:38
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Makara
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Karka
Amrita Kalam 20:50 – 22:14
Abhijit: 12:16 – 12:59
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 12:24 – 13:48
Durmuhurthams: 15:09 – 15:52