Ekadasi in December 2015 are utmost meritorious. In December Ekadasi vrata dates are: December 7 & December 21. Both these Ekadasi are observed in Margashirsha month as per Purnimant North Indian Hindi calendars.
As per Amavasyant calendars (Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu, Kannada & Konkan Panchang), Utpatti Ekadashi falls in Kartik Month and Mokshada Ekadashi falls in Margashirsha Month.
Utpatti Ekadashi – December 7, 2015
Utpatti Ekadashi falls in Margashirsha Month in North Indian Hindi calendars. And it falls in Kartik Month as per Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu and Kannada calendars of Amavasyant Panchanga system.
Mokshada Ekadasi, Mauni Ekadashi, Gita Jayanti, Swargavathil Ekadashi: December 21, 2015
It falls in Shukla Paksha of Margashirsha Month in North Indian Hindi calendars. Mokshada Ekadasi is also known as Mauni Ekadasi in North India. It is believed Bhagvad Gita was first told to Arjuna by Lord Krishna on this day hence ‘Gita Jayanti’ is also observed on this day.
This year, it is also observed as Guruvayur Ekadashi in Kerala’s Guruvayoorappan Temple.