Jhulan Purnima in India in 2022

Jhulan Purnima in India in 2022

  How long until Jhulan Purnima?
Jhulan Purnima
  Dates of Jhulan Purnima in India
2022 Odisha Thu, Aug 11 Regional Holiday
2021 Odisha Sun, Aug 22 Regional Holiday
2020 Odisha Mon, Aug 3 Regional Holiday
2019 Odisha Thu, Aug 15 Regional Holiday
  Summary

Jhulan Yatra is one of the most important festivals in Odisha for the followers of Lord Krishna.

When is Jhulan Purnima?

Jhulan Purnima is a regional public holiday in the Indian state of Odisha. It is observed on the purnima (full moon) in the month of Shravan, which means it falls in July or August in the Gregorian calendar.

Traditions of Jhulan Purnima

Jhulan Yatra is one of the most important festivals for the followers of Lord Krishna celebrated in the monsoon month of Shravan. After Holi and Janmashtami, it is the biggest and most popular religious occasion of the Vaishnavas.

Known for its spectacular display of decorated swings, song, and dance, Jhulan is a joyful festival celebrating the Radha Krishna amour coupled with the romantic fervor of the rainy season in India.

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