Ekadasi is an highly meritorious vrata dedicated to Lord Vishnu and is observed on eleventh day in both – Shukla paksha and Krishna paksha in each month. Ekadasi March 2015 dates are – 1 March, 16 March and 31 March.
1 March 2015 – Amalaki Ekadashi
16 March 2015 – Papamochani Ekadashi (Smarta Ekadashi)
17 March 2015 – Bhagwat Ekadashi (Vaishnava Ekadashi)
31 March 2015 – Kamada Ekadashi
Amalaki Ekadashi – 1 March 2015
Amalaki Ekadashi (1 March 2015) is observed on Shukla Paksha of Falguna month in all lunar calendars followed in India.
In 2015, Amalaki Ekadashi falls in Kumbha Masam of Malayalam calendar, Maasi Masam in Tamil calendar and Falgun Month of Bengali Panjika.
Amalaki Ekadashi is also celebrated as Rangbhari Ekadashi in Varanasi and some other places of Brajbhumi and Uttar Pradesh.
Papamochani Ekadashi – 16 / 17 March 2015
It falls on Krishna Paksha Ekadashi in Chaitra Month in North Indian Hindi calendars and in Phalgun Month as per Amavasyant Panchangams (Marathi, Gujarati, Kannada & Telugu calendars).
This Ekadashi falls in Panguni Masam of Tamil Panjangam, Meena Masam of Malayalam calendar and Chaitra Month in Bengali panjika.
Kamada Ekadashi – 31 March 2015
This Ekadashi falls in Shukla Paksha of Chaitra Month as per Hindu calendar followed by Amavasyant calendars of Maharashtra, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Gujarat as well as Purnimant calendars of North India.
In 2015, Kamada Ekadashi falls in Panguni Masam as per Tamil calendar and Meena Masam of Malayalam calendar and Chaitra Month in Bengali calendar.