How to observe Utpanna Ekadashi Vrat, Utpatti Ekadashi vrat Procedure, Utpanna Ekaashi Vrat Vidhi, how to do Utpatti Ekadashi Vrat puja?
Utpatti or Utpanna Ekadashi is observed on eleventh day in dark fortnight of Margashirsha Month / Kartika Month. This article gives you a glimpse of Utpanna Ekadasi vrat procedure and tells you how to observe this Ekadashi vrat. In 2015, Utpatti Ekadasi date is December 7.
How to do Utpatti Ekadashi Puja?
Clean the puja place and place the idols or images of Goddess Lakshmi and Lord Vishnu. First install Haridra Ganapati idol (Ganesh idol made up of turmeric powder) and perform Ganesh Puja. After that Lord Vishnu is also offered puja with Shodashopachar puja steps. Recite the following mantra:
Vibuddhe thwayi buddhyetha
Thathsarwam sa characharam
After the puja of Lord Vishnu, observe fasting day and night on Ekadasi. Perform Jagran (stay awake) in the night. Chant Vishnu Sahasra nama stotram, Vishnu Puranam, Bhagvad Gita, and Bhagvat.
And on Dwadasi wake up early morning and after having bath perform Vishnu puja. Devotees should break their fast and vrat during Dwadashi only. Those who will not break their fast during Dwadashi will not get merits and benefits of Utpatti Ekadasi vrat.