Kamada Ekadasi is observed on Chaitra Shukla Paksha Ekadashi day or the eleventh day during bright half of Chaitra month in North Indian Hindi calendars and Marathi, Gujarati, Kannada & Telugu calendars. In 2017, Kamada Ekadasi date is April 7.
It is very auspicious Ekadashi vrata as it removes the sin of even Brahma hatya.
Kamada Ekadashi is the first Ekadasi in a Hindu Year. This vrata in 2017 is the first Ekadasi vrata in Hemalambi Year or Samvatsar (2017-2018).
The legend of Kamda Ekadasi is mentioned in Varaha Purana as a conversation between Lord Sri Krishna and Yudhishtira. Check out the full story of Kamada Ekadashi Vrat..
The next Ekadashi vrata in 2017 is Varudhini Ekadasi.
In 2016, Kamada Ekadashi date was April 17.
In 2015, Kamada Ekadasi date was March 31.
In 2014, Kamada Ekadasi date is April 11.
Kamada Ekadasi 2013 date is April 22.
Kamada Ekadasi 2012 date was April 3.