Purnima & Amavasya 2017 Dates Calendar

Purnima also known as Full Moon Day is a day (tithi) which marks the division in each month of the Hindu calendar between the two lunar fortnights (Paksha) namely the Shukla Paksha (“bright phase”) and the Krishna Paksha (“dark phase”) .

Purnima day is also known for its spiritual importance and there are many Hindu festivals observed on Purnima days. Many Hindu’s observe a fast on Purnima day.

If you are searching for Purnima Dates in the year 2017 then find below Purnima 2017 Dates Calendar below.

Purnima (Full Moon) 2017 Dates Calendar

Purnima (Full Moon) 2017 Dates Calendar :

12th January 2017 (Thursday) Paush Purnima
10th February 2017 (Friday) Magha Purnima
12th March 2017 (Sunday) Phalguna Purnima
11th April 2017 (Tuesday) Chaitra Purnima
10th May 2017 (Wednesday) Vaishakha Purnima
9th June 2017 (Friday) Jyeshtha Purnima
9th July 2017 (Sunday) Ashadha Purnima
7th August 2017 (Monday) Shravana Purnima
6th September 2017 (Wednesday) Bhadrapada Purnima
5th October 2017 (Thursday) Ashwin Purnima
4th November 2017 (Saturday) Kartik Purnima
3rd December 2017 (Sunday) Margashirsha Purnima

Amavasya also known as New Moon Day or No Moon Day is the last day of every lunar month in the Hindu calendar.

It is the darkest day in a traditional Hindu month and most of the Amavasya days are considered to be inauspicious, except for the Diwali Amavasya – the only Amavasya which is considered to be auspicious.

Amavasya is the day when the evil spirits are stronger.

There are many Hindus who observe a fast on this day. On this day, people also perform Tarpan and Shradh for dead parents and other relatives.

If you are searching for Amavasya Dates in the year 2017 then find below Amavasya 2017 Dates Calendar below.

Amavasya (New Moon) 2017 Dates Calendar

Amavasya (New Moon) 2017 Dates Calendar :

27th January (Friday) Magha Amavasya
26th February (Sunday) Phalguna Amavasya
28th March (Tuesday) Chaitra Amavasya
26th April (Wednesday) Vaishakha Amavasya
25th May (Thursday) Jyeshtha Amavasya
24th June (Saturday) Ashadha Amavasya
23rd July (Sunday) Shravana Amavasya
21st August (Monday) Bhadrapada Amavasya
20th September (Wednesday) Ashwin Amavasya
19th October (Thursday) Kartik Amavasya
18th November (Saturday) Margashirsha Amavasya
18th December (Monday) Paush Amavasya

error: Content is protected !!