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2027 Purnima Fasting Dates | 2027 Full Moon Dates

Friday 22 January Paush Purnima Vrat
Saturday 20 February Magha Purnima Vrat
Monday 22 March Phalguna Purnima Vrat
Tuesday 20 April Chaitra Purnima Vrat
Thursday 20 May Vaishakha Purnima Vrat
Friday 18 June Jyeshtha Purnima Vrat

Full Moon Day

Sunday 18 July Ashadha Purnima Vrat
Monday 16 August Shravana Purnima Vrat
Wednesday 15 September Bhadrapada Purnima Vrat
Friday 15 October Ashwin Purnima Vrat
Saturday 13 November Kartik Purnima Vrat
Monday 13 December Margashirsha Purnima Vrat

About Purnima Fasting:
Observance of the Purnima Fasting is on the Purnima day or just one day before the Purnima day which is on the Chaturdasi Day. The start depends on the tithi of Purnima. The fasting which is done on the Chaturdasi depends on whether Purnima started on the Madhynana Period which occurs on the previous day. There is a belief that The Chaturdasi should not go beyond the Madhyana period because it pollutes Purnima tithi. The Chaturdasi should not be taken as the day for Purnima fasting even when the Purnima falls in the evening time.

Purnima is described as the full moon day in the Northern India. The case is different in South. Purnima is known as Pournami and the fasting is named as Pournami Vratam. The fasting is done from dawn till dusk. The Pournami fasting might have different timings in different locations. One should set the location according to the dates of Pournami Vratam.

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