NASA Moon tweets about Guru Purnima

moonWhile social media in India is full of people talking about the significance of Guru Purnima, USA NASA also joined the discussion by tweeting the following and also shared a picture of Moon.

NASA Moon‏ tweeted, ” Full moon this weekend – called Guru Purnima, Hay Moon, Mead Moon, Ripe Corn Moon, Buck Moon, or our favorite, ⛈️ THUNDER MOON ⛈️”.

Guru Purnima is celebrated in India as it is believed to be one of the most auspicious days in the Hindu calendar. This festival dedicated to spiritual and academic teachers. Guru Purnima 2017 falls on July 9.