Ekadashi or Ekadasi vrata is an auspicious vrat dedicated to Lord Vishnu. It is observed on 11th day of Shukla and Krishna Paksha in each month.
Ekadasi June 2017 dates are – June 5th & June 30th (Niraja Ekadashi & Yogini Ekadashi vrat).
Nirjala Ekadashi – 5 June 2017
Nirjala Ekadasi is also known as Bhimsen Ekadasi or Pandava Ekadashi. On this day, most of the devotees observe fasting even without drinking water.
Nirjala Ekadasi falls in Shukla Paksha Ekadasi in Jyeshta month as per all lunar calendars followed in North India, Andhra Pradesh, and Karnataka.
Yogini Ekadashi – 20 June 2017
Yogini Ekadashi falls in Krishna Paksha of Ashada month as per North Indian calendars and in Jyeshta month as per Telugu, Kannada, Gujarati, and Marathi panchangas.