Ekadashi November 2017 dates | Ekadashi Vrata Fasting

Ekadasi November 2017 dates are given here. In November 2017, both the Ekadashi vrata are highly meritorious. Utpatti Ekadashi (November 14, 2017) and Mokshada Ekadashi (November 30, 2017) are observed in this month.

Utpatti Ekadashi – 14 November 2017

Utpatti Ekadasi (Utpanna Ekadasi) falls in Krishna Paksha of Karthik maas in Gujarati, Marathi, Telugu & Kannada calendars. It coincides with Krishna Paksha of Margashirsh month as per North Indian Hindi calendars.

Alandi Yatra is celebrated on Utpatti Ekadasi in Alandi, Maharashtra. Alandi is holy place at where Sant Dnyaneshwar Samadhi was built. Utpatti Ekadasi is observed as Thriprayar Ekadasi in Thriprayar Sri Rama Temple in Kerala.

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30 November 2017 – Mokshada Ekadasi, Mauni Ekadashi, Gita Jayanti, Swargavathil Ekadashi.

As per Purnimant North Indian Hindi calendars, Mokshada Ekadashi falls in Margashirsha Month and Saphala Ekadashi falls in Poush Month.

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.

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