Kartik poornima 2017 Date, Karthika Pournami Date, Karthika Purnima 2017, Kartika Poornima, When is Kartik purnima in 2017?
Kartik Purnima is the Full Moon day in Kartik month in a traditional Hindu calendar. Kartik Purnima is considered very auspicious and number of different rituals and pujas performed across the India. This year Kartik purnima is on Saturday, 4th November, 2017.
In a few area people perform Tulsi Vishnu Vivah on this day. “Kratika Snan” or “Ganga Snan” Considered very auspicious on Kartik Purnima. Daan (Donations) also performed on this day.
There are different stories associated with kartik purnima. Lord Skanda (Karthikeya) killed demon Tarakasura on this day. Another legend tells that Lord Vishnu incarnated as Matsya on this day. Also God Shiva killed Tripurasura on this day.