Poornima or Purnima or Full Moon in March 2020 is known as Falgun Purnima in Hindu calendar. In 2020, Purnima March date is March 9, Monday.
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 Vikari Hindu Year (2019-2020).
Purnima Timings, March 2020
Falgun Purnima begins at 3.03 AM on 9 March and ends at 11.16 PM on the March 9.
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 2020, it falls in Maasi Masam of Tamil calendar, Kumbha Masam of Malayalam calendar and Falgun 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 – 9 March 2020
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:44 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:30
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)18:16 Chandrastama (Moonset)00:00
Paksha (Fortnight) Shukla Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Purnima – 23:16
Nakshatra Purva Phalguni – 25:08*
Yoga Dhriti – 16:58
Karana Bava – 23:16
Purnimanta Month Phaalguna
Amavasyanta Month Phaalguna
Shaka Samvatsara: Vikari
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Paridhavi
Rahu Kalam: 08:13 – 09:41
Gulika Kalam: 14:05 – 15:33
Yama Gandam: 11:09 – 12:37
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Kumbha
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Simha – 30:22:01*
Amrita Kalam 19:32 – 20:56
Abhijit: 12:13 – 13:00
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 11:09 – 12:33
Durmuhurthams: 15:22 – 16:09