Guru Purnima Date – 16th July 2019
This Purnima comes in Ashadha month, so we call it Ashadha Purnima. It is also known as Guru Purnima. The day is reserved for Guru Puja or Guru Worship. Guru is very important in our life, he gives us knowledge to make our future bright and brighter. We celebrate this purnima to thank our teacher (Guru).
Purnima July 2019 time begins from 01:48 AM on July 16, 2019 and ends at 03:07 AM on July 17, 2019. Purnima Vrat is on Tuesday, July 16, 2019.
The Day of Guru Purnima is celebrated as birth anniversary of Veda Vyasa. Ved Vyas has taught us the real values and has helped us in differentiating the wrong from right. He was the author of Hindu epic Mahabharata as well. So this purnima is also known as Vyasa Purnima.