Today, 6 February 2013 is Shattila Ekadashi, Tilda Ekadasi. It falls on Krishna Paksha Ekadasi in Magh Month in North Indian Hindi calendars and in Pousha month as per Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu & Kannada Panchangams.
Shattila Ekadasi 2013 has begun at 2.17 AM IST on 6 February and will end at 11.40 PM IST on the same day. And Ekadashi Vrat Paaran Time (Time for break fast) on Dwadasi (7 February 2013) is – from 6.46 AM to 10.35 AM. (More Timings of Ekadasi and other Daily Panchangam details).
This year, Shadtila Ekadasi is even more auspicious as it falls during Maha Kumbh Mela of Allahabad Prayag Sangam. Shattila Ekadashi Snan at Kumbh Mela is considered a meritorious deed.