The full moon or Bhadrapada Purnima of September 2021 is coming this month. On the full moon day, they keep a fast and worship the moon god. On this day the moon is full of its 16 phases. There is a law to conduct the story of Lord Satyanarayan on the full moon day. From the full moon date of Bhadrapada month, the Pitru Paksha dedicated to the fulfillment of ancestors also begins, which is also called Shradh Paksha. In Jagran Spirituality we know that when is Bhadrapada Purnima this year, what is its exact date?
Bhadrapada Purnima 2021 Date
According to the Hindu calendar, the full moon date of Shukla Paksha of Bhadrapada month is starting on Monday, September 20, at 05.28 in the morning. Bhadrapada Purnima Tithi will end at 05:24 in the morning. There is a law to worship the moon and offer water in the full moon. September 20 will be a full moon night. In such a situation, Bhadrapada Purnima is on Monday, 20 September. The fast will be observed on this day itself and the story of Lord Satyanarayan will be done.
Bathing and charity are also important on the full moon day. On this day, after retiring from bath etc., one should worship and then donate dakshina to Brahmins.
Bhadrapada Purnima 2021: Pitru Paksha begins
According to the Hindu calendar, Pitru Paksha begins from the full moon day of Bhadrapada month. In Pitru Paksha Pind Daan, Tarpan or Shradh rituals are performed for the peace and fulfillment of the souls of the ancestors.
Those people whose ancestors perform Shradh on Purnima Tithi, they do Pind Daan, Tarpan etc. on the day of Purnima Shradh. This year Pitru Paksha is also starting from Bhadrapada Purnima i.e. 20th September, which will last for 16 days. The end of Pitru Paksha will be on the day of Amavasya Shradh or Sarva Pitru Amavasya on 06 October.