Poornima or Purnima or Full Moon in March 2022 is known as Falgun Purnima in Hindu calendar. In 2022, Purnima March date is March 17-18, Thursday-Friday.
This Purnima is also popular as Holi festival. Gaura Purnima (Chaitanya Mahaprabhu Jayanti) is also celebrated on this day. This Full Moon is the last Purnima in Sri Plava Hindu Year (2021-2022).
Purnima Timings, March 2022
Falgun Purnima begins at 1.29 PM on 17 March and ends at 12.47 PM on the March 18.
Falgun Purnima marks the end of Falgun month in North Indian Hindi calendar. It is the last day of Shukla Paksha in Falguna month as per Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu, and Kannada calendars.
In 2021, it falls in Panguni Masam of Tamil calendar, Meena Masam of Malayalam calendar and Chaitra Month as per Bengali Panjika.
Falgun Purnima is also known as Lakshmi Jayanti in some places. Goddess Lakshmi and the Moon God are worshipped on this day. It is also known as Phagu Purnima in Nepal and Dol Purnima in Orissa.
Panchang, Purnima – 18 March 2022
Suryodayam(Sunrise) : 06:16 AM
Suryastama(Sunset) : 06:20 PM
Chandrodayam(Moonrise) : 06:30 PM
Chandrastama(Moonset) : 06:24 AM
Tithi : Purnima upto 12:47 PM Pratipada
Nakshatra : Uttara Phalguni upto 12:18 AM, Mar 19 Hasta
Yoga : Ganda upto 11:15 PM. Vriddhi.
Karana : Bava upto 12:47 PM. Balava upto 12:15 AM, Mar 19. Kaulava.
Weekday : Shukrawara.
Paksha : Shukla Paksha
Shaka Samvat : 1943 Plava
Chandramasa : Phalguna – Purnimanta Phalguna – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2078 Aananda
Gujarati Samvat : 2078 Pramadi
Abhijit : 11:54 AM to 12:43 PM
Amrit Kalam : 05:11 PM to 06:46 PM
Time to avoid:
Rahu Kalam : 10:48 AM to 12:18 PM
Yamaganda : 03:19 PM to 04:50 PM
Gulikai Kalam : 07:47 AM to 09:17 AM
Dur Muhurtam : 08:41 AM to 09:29 AM 12:43 PM to 01:31 PM
Varjyam : 07:41 AM to 09:16 AM