Amalaki Ekadashi 2020

Amalaki Ekadashi is observed on Shukla Paksha Ekadasi day in Falgun Month. In 2020, Amalaki Ekadashi date is March 6.

Amalaki means the Indian Gooseberry tree (botanical name – Phyllanthus emblica). On this Ekadashi day, Amalaki tree is worshipped.  Amla tree is believed as Lord Vishnu and Tulsi as Goddess Lakshmi.

The legend or Amalaki Ekadasi vrat katha is mentioned in the Brahmanda Purana as a conversation between Vasista Muni and King Mandhata. The story is associated with King Chitraratha.

This Ekadashi is also referred to as Rangbhari Ekadashi. In Varanasi, Rangbhari Ekadasi is celebrated with utmost gusto.

The next Ekadashi is Papamochani Ekadashi or Papavimochani Ekadasi (Chaitra Krishna Ekadasi / Falgun Krishna Ekadashi).

Panchang, 6 March 2020

Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:47 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:28
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)14:59 Chandrastama (Moonset)28:49

Today’s Panchangam
Paksha (Fortnight) Shukla Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Ekadashi – 11:46
Nakshatra Punarvasu – 10:38
Yoga Saubhagya – 07:31
Skipped Yoga : Shobhana – 28:36*
Karana Bava – 22:42

Today’s Panchang
Purnimanta Month Phaalguna
Amavasyanta Month Phaalguna
Shaka Samvatsara: Vikari
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Paridhavi
Rahu Kalam: 11:10 – 12:38
Gulika Kalam: 08:15 – 09:42
Yama Gandam: 15:33 – 17:01

Today’s Rashi
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Kumbha
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Karka

Auspicious Time
Amrita Kalam 27:06* – 28:35*
Abhijit: 12:14 – 13:01

Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 18:07 – 19:37
Durmuhurthams: 13:01 – 13:48

Amalaki Ekadashi in Previous years

In 2019, Amalaki Ekadashi date was March 17.

In 2018, Amalaki Ekadashi date was February 26.

In 2016, Amalaki Ekadashi date was March 18 | March 19.

In 2015, Amalaki Ekadashi date was March 1.

In 2014, Amalaki Ekadashi date was March 12, Wednesday.

In 2013, Amalaki Ekadashi date was March 23, Saturday.

Amalaki Ekadashi 2012 date was March 4, 2012.

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3 Comments

  1. Shefalika says:

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  2. Krish says:

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  3. Tripura says:

    phagun- shukla paksh – ekdashi vrat katha – in hindi