Indira Ekadashi – Significance, Merits

Indira Ekadasi is observed in the Hindu month of Ashwin (North Indian) or Bhadrapada month. This Ekadashi falls during the Pitru Paksha. As per the vrat katha mentioned in the Brahmavaivarta Purana, Indira Ekadasi is observed for fore-fathers. Every Ekadasi fast is dedicated to get moksha for ourselves this Ekadashi is solely dedicated to provide […]

Ekadashi Shraddh 2017 | Indira Ekadasi during Pitru Paksha

Ekadashi shraddha is the eleventh day of Pitru Paksha. Also known as Indira Ekadasi, this Pitru Paksha Ekadashi falls in Krishna Paksha of Ashwin month in North Indian Hindi calendars and in Bhadrapad month as per Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu & Kannada Panchangams. In 2017, Ekadashi Shraddh date is September 16. Apart from Shraddh tharpan rituals, […]

Ekadasi, 11 October 2012

Today, 11 October 2012 is Ekadasi (Indira Ekadasi). It is also referred to as Shraddh Ekadasi as it falls during Pitru Paksha Mahalaya. Indira Ekadasi falls on 11th day of Krishna Paksha of Ashwin Month in North Indian Hindi calendar. It falls during Bhadrapad Month as per Marathi, Telugu, Kannada & Gujarati Panchang. Indira Ekadasi […]

23 September 2011, Indira Ekadasi

Today, 23 September 2011 is Smarta Indira Ekadasi, Ekadasi vrata for smarta sect of Hindus. 24 September 2011 is Bhagvat Ekadashi or Vaishnav Ekadasi. It falls in Krishna Paksha of Bhadrapad month as per Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu & Kannada calendars and in Ashwin month as per Hindi calendars. Indira Ekadasi is also known as Shraddh […]