Poornima or Purnima or Full Moon in March 2019 is known as Falgun Purnima in Hindu calendar. In 2019, Purnima March date is March 21, Thursday.
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 Vilambi Hindu Year (2018-2019).
Purnima Timings, March 2019
Falgun Purnima begins at 10.44 AM on 20 March and ends at 7.12 AM on the March 21.
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 2019, 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 – 21 March 2019
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:34 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:34
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)19:04 Chandrastama (Moonset)06:48
Paksha (Fortnight) Shukla Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Purnima – 07:12
Skipped Tithi (Lunar Day) Pratipada – 27:52*
Nakshatra Uttara Phalguni – 13:34
Yoga Ganda – 09:08
Skipped Yoga : Vriddhi – 29:15*
Karana Balava – 17:30
Skipped Karana : Kaulava – 27:52*
Purnimanta Month Phaalguna
Amavasyanta Month Phaalguna
Shaka Samvatsara: Vilambi
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Virodhikruthi
Rahu Kalam: 14:04 – 15:34
Gulika Kalam: 09:34 – 11:04
Yama Gandam: 06:34 – 08:04
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Meena
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Kanya
Amrita Kalam 29:43* – 31:09*
Abhijit: 12:10 – 12:58
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 21:06 – 22:32
Durmuhurthams: 15:22 – 16:10