Utpanna Ekadashi 2022 | Uthpanna Ekadasi Vrata

Utpanna Ekdashi, Utpatti Ekadasi, is observed in Krishna Paksha Ekadashi in Margashira masam or Margasirsha month. In 2022, Utapanna Ekadasi date is November 20. Smarta Ekadashi, Bhagvat, Vaishnava Ekadashi – 20 November 2022 This Ekadashi commemorates the demolition of demon Murasura by Lord Vishnu and it is associated with the birth of Ekadasi Mata. When Lord […]

Benefits of chanting Ekadashi names

According to the Hindu religious scholars and pundits, “Once during Tapobhoomi Namishaaranya Thirth, eighty eight thousand rishis and Muni participated. Shri Ved Vyas, the chief Pandit Sutji was perfectly seated in between the 88000 Rushi Muni such as a Moon present in between the nine lakh stars. All the Hindu devotees asked with dedication and […]

Triprayar Ekadashi 2022 | Thriprayar Ekadashi Vrata

Triprayar Ekadasi or Thriprayar Ekadashi is observed on Ekadashi day in the Vrischikam month of Malayalam calendar. In 2022, Triprayar Ekadashi date is November 20. The festival is celebrated for 14 days in Triprayar Sri Rama Temple near Thrissur town of Kerala. During the Ekadashi, a procession of Saasta takes place. Thriprayar Sri Rama temple […]

Utthana Ekadashi | Dev Utthana Ekadashi

Utthana Ekadashi (Dev utthana Ekadashi) is observed on Kartik Shukla Paksha Ekadashi. In 2022, Devuthhana Ekadasi date is November 4. This Ekadashi vrata is also called as Prabodhini Ekadasi or Bodhini Ekadashi. Legend says that on this day, Lord Vishnu awakes from Yoganidra (cosmic sleep). Utthana Ekadasi also marks the conclusion of Chaturmas vrat (observance […]

Prabodhini Ekadashi 2022 | Bodhini Ekadasi

Prabodhini Ekadashi, also known as Bodhini Ekadasi, is observed on Kartik Shukla Ekadashi. In 2022, Prabodhini Ekadashi date is November 4. It is also called as Dev Utthana Ekadashi. It is believed that on this day, Lord Vishnu wakes up from his Yoga Nidra (cosmic sleep). 4 November 2022 – Smarta Prabhodini Ekadashi, Vaishnava, Bhagvat […]

Prabodhini Ekadashi Vrat Katha, Story

Prabodhini Ekadashi Vrat Katha, Story of Prabhodhini Ekadashi is associated with the legend of demon Murasura. And the story goes like this… A demon named Mura had annihilated the entire Devas including the powerful Lord Indra. Vanquished, Lord Indra approached Lord Shiva. He was advised to approach Lord Vishnu for eliminating Mura. Lord Vishnu hearing […]

Ekadashi November 2022 dates | Ekadashi Vrata Fasting

Ekadasi November 2022 dates are given here. In November 2022, all the three Ekadashi vrata are highly meritorious. Prabhodhini Ekadashi (4 November 2022) and Utpatti Ekadashi (20 November 2022) are observed in this month. Prabhodini Ekadashi – 4 November 2022 | DevUtthana Ekadashi It falls in Kartik Month as per North Indian Hindi calendars and […]

Kartik Ekadashi 2022

Kartik Ekadashi (Utthana Ekadasi, Prabodini Ekadashi, Bodhini) is observed in Shukla Paksha of Kartik month. In 2022, Kartik Ekadashi date is November 4. Smarta Kartik Ekadashi – 4 November 2022 – Vaishnava, Bhagvat Kartik Ekadashi, Sarva Ekadashi, Sarvesham Ekadashi It is believed on this day Lord Vishnu wakes up from his four-month Yoga nidra (cosmic […]

Ekadashi October 2022 dates

Lord Vishnu

Ekadashi October 2022 are – Pasankusha Ekadashi and Rama Ekadashi. In October 2022, the dates of Ekadashi Vrata are – 6 October and 21 October. Ekadashi Vrat, a highly meritorious vrat of Lord Vishnu, is observed on 11th day in each fortnight of Hindu month. Pasankusha Ekadashi – 6 October 2022 Pasankusha Ekadasi falls on […]

Putrada Ekadashi Vrat Katha

Here is the story of Putrada Ekadashi – Putrada Ekadashi Vrat Katha….  On the request of Maharaja Yudhisthira, who wished to know the significance of the holy day of Ekadashi, Lord Arjuna narrates the story of the pious vrat. He told that there was a king in the Dwapara Yuga, named Mahijit who was the […]

Ekadashi August 2022 | Ekadashi Fasting dates

Vishnu and Lakshmi

Ekadashi fasting is an auspicious vrata dedicated to Vishnu puja. It is observed on every 11th day of Hindu month. Ekadashi August 2022 dates are: August 8 & 22 August 2022 ( Putrada Ekadashi & Aja Ekadashi). Shravan Putrada Ekadashi – 8 August 2022 Pavitra Ekadashi (Pavitropana Ekadashi, Putrada Ekadashi) is observed on Ekadashi in […]

Kamika Ekadashi 2022 | Kamika Ekadasi Vrat

Kamika Ekadashi vrat is observed in Krishna Paksh or dark half in Shravan month (July – August) as per North Indian Hindi Panchang. In 2022, Kamika Ekadashi date is July 24. It falls in Ashada month as per Marathi, Gujarati, Kannada, and Telugu Panchanga. Kamika Ekadasi is one of the most important ekadasi vrata gives the […]

Kamika Ekadashi Vrat Katha, Story

Kamika Ekadashi Vrat Katha, Story is given here. Kamika Ekadashi Vrat Katha is mentioned as a conversation between Lord Krishna and King Yudhishtira. Kamika Ekadashi Vrat katha goes like this…. Yudhisthira Maharaj said, “Oh Sri Krishna, I would like to hear from You the glories of the Ekadashi that occurs during the dark fortnight (Krishna […]

Pavitra Ekadashi Vrat Katha, Story

Pavitra Ekadashi Vrat Katha, Story During the early Dwapara Yuga, King Mahijith ruled over the large Mahishmith kingdom and was adjudged the best ruler. He performed all prescribed vedic rituals for a king, took good care of his people like a father. However, he had no son to succeed him. He summoned all the Brahmins […]

Devsayani Ekadashi 2022 | Devashayani Ekadashi | Shayana Ekadashi 2022

Ananta Sayana Vishnu

Devsayanai Ekadasi (Shayana Ekadasi, Tholi Ekadasi or Maha Ekadasi or Ashadi Ekadasi) is observed on Shukla paksha Ekadashi in Ashada month. In 2022, Devsayani Ekadashi date is July 10. This is observed as Tholi Ekadashi (first Ekadasi) or Maha Ekadasi or Pedda Ekadashi (big Ekadasi) in Andhra Pradesh. It is celebrated as Jagannath Maha Ekadashi […]

How to observe Shayana Ekadashi Vrat | Dev Sayani Ekadasi vrat Procedure

How to observe Shayana Ekadashi Vrat, Dev Sayani Ekadasi vrat Procedure, Shayana Ekaashi Vrat Vidhi, how to do Devsayani Ekadashi Vrat puja? Shayana Ekadasi or Devshayani Ekadashi is observed on eleventh day in bright fortnight of Ashada maas. This article gives you a glimpse of Shayana Ekadasi vrat procedure and tells you how to observe […]

Ekadashi Foods – Food items to consume on Ekadashi Vrata

Ekadashi Foods – Food items to consume on Ekadashi Vrata.. what are the various food items to eat on Ekadashi vrata? Clean ingredients means those item that are only used on Ekadashi days and not on any other day, these items are clean salt, clean sugar and clean oil. It is highly advised to keep […]

Masala Food on Ekadashi – consume or avoid?

Masala Food on Ekadashi – consume or avoid? It is highly recommended not to purchase any kind of masala powder from shops as these powdered have sufficient quantity of grains in it. It is greatly advised to use home-made masala powders without any grains in it for preparing dishes on the auspicious day of Ekadashi. […]

Pavitra Ekadashi 2022 | Pavitropana Ekadashi

Pavitra Ekadashi (Pavitropana Ekadashi, Putrada Ekadashi) is observed on Ekadashi in Shukla Paksha of Shravan Month as per all lunar calendars of India. In 2022, Pavitra Ekadashi, Pavitropana Ekadashi date is August 8. It is one of the great Ekadashi vrata among all 24 Ekadashi observed in Hinduism. Glories or merits or benefits of this […]

Tholi Ekadashi | Pedda Ekadashi

Tholi Ekadashi, Pedda Ekadashi is Devashayana Ekadashi Vrat observed in Ashada Masam. In 2022, Tholi Ekadashi date is July 10. It is popular as ‘Tholi Ekadashi’ or ‘Pedda Ekadashi’ in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and some places in Karnataka. Why Devashayana Ekadashi is known as Tholi Ekadashi..? As it marks the Chaturmaas Vrat, which is observed […]