Annada Ekadashi, 15 August 2020 | Aja Ekadashi

Lord Vishnu

Lord Vishnu

15 August 2020 is Annada Ekadashi, Aja Ekadashi, Ananda Ekadasi. It falls on Krishna Paksha Ekadashi in Bhadrapada month as per North Indian Hindi calendar & in Shravan month as per Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu & Kannada calendars.

Annada Ekadashi vrat katha or the story of Aja Ekadashi is mentioned in Brahma vaivarta Purana. This vrat katha is associated with King Satya Harischandra who was the very truthful king of all ages in Hinduism. He performed this vrata and got back all his wealth and fame which he lost in difficult times.

In 2020, Annada Ekadashi falls in Aadi Masam of Tamil calendar, Karkidakam Month of Malayalam calendar, Shraban month in Bengali Panjika and Shrawan Maas in Nepali Calendar.

Annada Ekadashi Vrat Paaran Time – breakfast time on Dwadashi, 16 August 2020 is – between 6.05 AM to 8.30 AM.

Chanting Vishnusaharanama Stotram & Sri Hari Ashtakam is highly meritorious.

Panchang, 15 August 2020

प्रमादीचा नाम संवत्सर, भाद्रपद मॉस, कृष्ण पक्ष, एकादशी तिथि, मृगशीर्ष नक्षत्र, हर्षण योग, कौलव करण |

Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:06 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:55
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)26:55 Chandrastama (Moonset)15:59

Today’s Panchangam
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Ekadashi – 14:19
Nakshatra Mrigashirsha – 06:36
Yoga Harshana – 09:09
Karana Kaulava – 26:10*

Today’s Panchang
Purnimanta Month Bhaadrupada
Amavasyanta Month Sraavana
Shaka Samvatsara: Sharvari
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Pramadicha
Rahu Kalam: 09:19 – 10:55
Gulika Kalam: 06:06 – 07:42
Yama Gandam: 14:07 – 15:43

North Indian Hindi Calendar – Bhadra Mahina 2077 (Bhadrapad Maas)

Malayalam Calendar – Karkidakam Month 1195 (Karkidaka Masam)

Kannada Calendar – Shravana Maasa

Tamil Calendar – Aadi Month (Aadi Masam)

Bengali Calendar – Shraban Mash 1427

Nepali Calendar – Shrawan Maas 2077

Telugu Calendar – Shravana Masam (Shravanam)

Marathi Calendar – Shravan Maas

Gujarati Calendar – Sawan Maas

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

Auspicious Time
Amrita Kalam 20:51 – 22:29
Abhijit: 12:05 – 12:56

Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 15:09 – 16:47
Durmuhurthams: 06:58 – 07:49

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