Ekadashi July 2016 dates

Ekadashi fasting or Ekadasi vrata is an auspicious Vishnu puja observed on every eleventh day in both fortnights of a Hindu month. Ekadasi July 2016 dates are – July 1, July 15 & July 30 (Bhagvat Yogini Ekadasi vrat, Devshayani Ekadashi & Kamika Ekadashi).

Gauna / Bhagvat Yogini Ekadashi falls (July 1, 2016) in Krishna Paksha of Jyeshta month as per Telugu, Kannada, Marathi, and Gujarati calendars. And it falls in Krishna Paksha of Ashada month in North Indian Hindi panchangas.

It falls in Aani masam of Tamil calendar, Midhunam month of Malayalam calendar, Ashar Month of Bengali Panjika.

Devshayani Ekadashi falls (July 15, 2016) in Shukla Paksha of Ashada Month as per all Hindu lunar calendars followed in North India, Maharashtra, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka. It is also known as Ashadi Ekadashi, Harishayana Ekadashi, etc..

It falls in Aadi masam of Tamil calendar, Karkidakam month of Malayalam calendar, Shraban Month of Bengali Panjika.

Kamika Ekadashi falls (July 30, 2016) in Krishna Paksha of Shravan Month as per all North Indian Hindu lunar calendars and in Ashada Month as per calendars followed in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka.

It falls in Aadi masam of Tamil calendar, Karkidakam month of Malayalam calendar, Shraban Month of Bengali Panjika.

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