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Purnima July 2018 date and time – Full moon day or Poornima in July 2018


Purnima is the full moon day in a traditional Hindu calendar and fast is observed on the day. Purnima July 2018 date and time is July 27. The time is from 11:16 PM on July 26 to 1:50 AM on July 28. The purnima fasting is marked on July 27. The Purnima in July 2018 is the Ashada Purnima in most regions.

Guru Purnima and Vyasa Puja are observed on July 27. There is also a Chandra Grahan or lunar eclipse on the day in India (11:54 PM on July 27 to 3:49 AM on July 28).

Some Hindu communities observe fast on Purnima day. Special pujas and rituals are performed in many temples.

The day is also the last day in the Ashada month in the traditional Hindu calendar followed in North India.

The holy Shravan month begins from the next day.