Kartik Purnima 2022: Purnima has enormous religious and spiritual significance, and this year Purnima will be observed on Shukla Paksha during Kartik Month, which is entirely dedicated to Lord Vishnu. Purnima in Kartik is considered to be one of the most auspicious Purnimas of the year. Kartik Purnima will be observed on November 8, 2022 this year.
Purnima Tithi Begins -November 7, 2022 - 04:15 PM
Purnima Tithi Ends - November 8, 2022 - 04:31 pm
According to Hindu scriptures, Lord Shiva killed the demon Tripurasura on this auspicious day, which is why this Purnima is also known as Tripuri Purnima, and Lord Vishnu appeared in the form of Matsya on the eve of Kartik Purnima. The Satyanarayan fast is observed on this day, but due to Chandra Grahan, the fast will be observed on Chaturdashi Tithi this year. Donation and charity work are regarded as beneficial, so people should donate food and clothing to the needy and poor. On this auspicious day of Kartik Purnima, Dev Diwali is also celebrated grandly. This day is also known as the 'Jain Festival of Light' by the Jain community.
The day of Kartik Purnima commemorates Guru Nanak Dev's birth anniversary and is known as Guru Nanak Jayanti or Gurpurab. They, too, visit their Gurudwara to offer prayers to Guru Nanak Ji, which is why this day is so important to everyone.
The Chandra Grahan 2022 in India will be visible from 5:32 pm to 6:18 pm. The Chandra Grahan will start at 2:41 pm and it will end at 6:18 pm. Lunar Eclipse 2022 will be visible in North/East Europe, Asia, Australia, North America, Much of South America, the Pacific, the Atlantic, the Indian Ocean, the Arctic, and Antarctica.
Devotees visit Ganga Ghats and take a holy bath on the auspicious day of Kartik Purnima.
One must worship the six creations named - Shiva, Santati, Priti, Anusuiya and Kshama during moonrise.
Chandra Grahan will occur on the day of Kartik Purnima 2022 so people are advised to do charity on this day.
People must chant Mantras and read holy book like - Bhagwad Geeta and Ramayana or any other holy book.
Devotees perform the fast and organise Hawan (Yajna) on this Purnima and feed the needy and poor people on this day.
As there will be Chandra Grahan on this Kartik Purnima so the fast will not be observed on this day but people are advised to take holy dip in Ganga river after the Grahan is over.
People light the earthen diyas (Deep Daan) near the Ganga river.
Eating non-vegetarian food and consumption of alcohol are strictly prohibited on this day.
In the evening, people must offer Arghya to the Moon.