Pipal Purnima / Peepal Poonam 2016When is Peepal Purima
In the year 2016 Peepal Purnima is on Saturday, 21.May, 2016.
Important Things about Peepal Purnima -
(1) Vaisakh Shukla Purnima is known as Peepal Purnima.
(2) Sometimes Peepal Purnima is spelled as Pipal Purnima or Pipal Poornima or Pipal Poonam
(3) According to the Hindus Vaisakh Purnima is considered to be very holy Tithi. People keep fast and perform religious activities.
(5) In north India and particularly in Rajasthan this Tithi (Vaisakh Shukla Purnima) is taken as the Aboojh muhurat for marriage. Marriages are performed on this day if proper Muhurat for marriage is not avaikable.
(8) The Buddhists consider this day to be very auspicious than any other day of the year. They gather in the Viharas for worship and give alms to the monks.
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