Purnima Vrat is a fasting observed during purnima (full moon day) that occurs in the first fortnight (Shukla Paksha) of hindu lunar month.
Purnima Vrat March 2022 Date: March 17, Thursday.
Purnima tithi timing: Mar 17, 1:30 pm to Mar 18, 12:47 pm.
Rituals: Devotees wake up early in the morning and take bath. The fasting is observed from early sun rise till the moon rise on Purnima.
Devotees who strictly observe the Purnima Vrat usually fast by not eating or drinking anything.
Partial fasting can also be observed by eating one meal devoid of salt and pulses.
After the moon is sighted, devotees perform Puja to their favorite God and break the fast after consuming Prasads.
The Purnima Vrat begins on Purnima day or on Chaturdashi (previous day of Purnima) depending upon the starting time of the Purnima tithi. Purnima Vrat will be observed on Chaturdashi only if the Purnima Tithi begins at the Madhyanha period of the previous day.
Significance: It is believed that observing the Purnima Vrat brings good fortune and health to the observers.
Purnima Vrat 2022 Dates and Tithis
|Purnima Tithi Timing : Jan 17, 3:18 AM – Jan 18, 5:18 AM|
|Purnima Tithi Timing : Feb 16, 12:00 AM – Feb 16, 10:26 PM|
|Purnima Tithi Timing : Mar 17, 1:30 PM – Mar 18, 12:47 PM|
|Purnima Tithi Timing : Apr 16, 2:25 AM – Apr 17, 12:25 AM|
|Purnima Tithi Timing : May 15, 12:46 PM – May 16, 9:44 AM|
|Purnima Tithi Timing : Jun 14, 12:00 AM – Jun 14, 5:21 PM|
|Purnima Tithi Timing : Jul 13, 4:01 AM – Jul 14, 12:07 AM|
|Purnima Tithi Timing : Aug 11, 10:38 AM – Aug 12, 7:05 AM|
|Purnima Tithi Timing : Sep 10, 12:00 AM – Sep 10, 3:29 PM|
|Purnima Tithi Timing : Oct 09, 3:42 AM – Oct 10, 2:24 AM|
|Purnima Tithi Timing : Nov 08, 12:00 AM – Nov 08, 4:32 PM|
|Purnima Tithi Timing : Dec 07, 8:01 AM – Dec 08, 9:38 AM|