The day in each month in which the full moon occurs, it is known as Purnima (also called Poornima, Pournima). Purnima March 2016 date is March 23, 2016. The Purnima time begins from 3:12 PM on March 22, 2016 and ends at 5:30 PM on March 23, 2016. Purnima Vrat is on Wednesday, March 23, 2016. It is also known as Falgun or Phalgun Purnima.