Devpodhi Ekadashi 2016 date

Devpodhi Ekadashi, also known as Dev shayani Ekadasi or Harishayana or Ashadi Ekadasi, is the most observed Ekadashi among all 24 Ekadashi vrata. In 2016, Devpodhi Ekadasi date is July 15.

It marks the auspicious Chaturmas Vrata. Chaturmas Vrata is observed for four holy months of Hinduism – Shravan month, Bhadrapad month, Ashwina month, and Karthik month. Devpodhi Ekadasi is observed in Shukla Paksha (bright half) of Ashada month.

It is observed with utmost fervor in Pandharpur Vithoba Temple (Maharashtra), Puri Jagannath Temple (Orissa), Srirangam Sriranganatha swamy temple (Tamil Nadu), and all other Vishnu temples all around the world. This Ekadasi marks the beginning of Yoganidra or cosmic sleep of Lord Vishnu.

Panchang, Ekadashi – 15 July 2016

Suryodayam (Sunrise) 05:54 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 19:11
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)15:15 Chandrastama (Moonset)26:41

Today’s Panchangam
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Ekadashi – 26:08*
Nakshatra Vishakha – 09:36
Yoga Shubha – 17:34
Karana Vishti – 26:08*

Today’s Panchang
Purnimanta Month Aashaadha
Amavasyanta Month Aashaadha
Shaka Samvatsara: Durmukhi
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Saumya
Rahu Kalam: 10:53 – 12:32
Gulika Kalam: 07:33 – 09:13
Yama Gandam: 15:52 – 17:31

Today’s Rashi
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Mithuna
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Vrischika

Auspicious Time
Amrita Kalam 24:32* – 26:17*
Abhijit: 12:06 – 12:59

Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 14:00 – 15:45
Durmuhurthams: 12:59 – 13:52

 

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