Adhika Masa Ekadashi 2018 | Ekadashi Vrat dates in Purushottam Maas

Adhika masa or Adhik month in 2018 is Adhik Jyeshta masa. It is an extra month for those who follow Chandramana Panchangam or lunar calendar. In 2018, Adhika masa Ekadashi are known as Padmini Ekadashi (Kamala Ekadasi) and Parama Ekadasi (Kamala Ekadashi).

Here are the Ekadashi dates in Adhik Maas 2018 as per North Indian Hindi calendar and Amavasyant Panchangam.

Kamala Ekadashi (Padmini Ekadashi) – 25 May 2018

Padmini Ekadasi vrat is observed on Shukla Paksha Ekadasi in Adhika masam or Adhik mahina. Padmini Ekadasi vrat katha is mentioned in the Skanda Purana as a conversation between Lord Sri Krishna and Dharmaraja.

Kamala Ekadashi Vrat Katha

Kamala Ekadashi (Parama Ekadashi) – 10 June 2018

Parama Ekadasi vrat is observed on Krishna Paksha Ekadasi in Adhika masam or Adhik mahina. Parama Ekadasi vrat katha is mentioned in the Skanda Purana as a conversation between Lord Sri Krishna and Dharmaraja.

Parama Ekadashi Vrat Katha

It is to note that Smarta sect of people observes Ekadashi vrat and fasting during the day it begins and Vaishnava sect of people observe the vrat when it ends. These Ekadashi dates are given as per Telugu, Kannada, Marathi, and Gujarati calendars and North Indian Hindi calendars.

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