Bhadrapada Purnima Vrat Puja Vidhi
According to the lunar calendar, the Full Moon in the month of Bhadrapada is known as Bhadrapada Purnima. This Purnima is of great importance. On this day, the Satyanarayana form - Swaroop - of Vishnu is honoured. On the same day the fast of Uma-Maheshwar is also performed. The day is additionally of great significance because on the same day Pitru Paksha, popularly known as Shraddha, commences. This ends on Ashwin Amavasya. Devotees seek blessings of Vishnu on this day so that their whole life improves.