Parama Ekadashi 2020

Parama Ekadashi Vrat, Parama Ekadashi Vrat vidhi, significance of Parama Ekadashi Vrat, how to do Parama Ekadashi Vrat? In 2020, Parama Ekadashi date is 13 October. In 2020, Parama Ekadashi is Krishna Paksha Ekadashi in Adhik Ashwin Month as per all Hindu calendars (Amavasyant and Purnimant Panchanga). According to the Hindi traditional calendar, Krishna Paksha of an Adhika Masa […]

Ekadashi September 2020 dates

Ekadashi in September 2020 are – Parivartini Ekadashi & Indira Ekadashi. In September 2020, Ekadashi dates are – September 13 & September 27. Ekadashi vrat, the most auspicious vrat dedicated to Lord Vishnu, is observed on every 11th day in each fortnight. Details of Ekadashi Vrat in September 2020 Indira Ekadashi (Shraddh Ekadashi, Pitru Paksha Ekadashi) […]

Jayanti Ekadashi

Jayanti Ekadashi is an auspicious Ekadashi vrat observed in Bhadrapada Month. In 2020, Jayanti Ekadashi date is August 29. Jayanti Ekadashi Vrat Katha, Story of Jayanti Ekadashi Vrat is given here.The legend of Jayanti Ekadashi is associated with the appearance of Vamana Avatar of Lord Vishnu and the demon Mahabali. Since, Lord Vishnu during Yoganidra of Chaturmas vrat changes […]

Parivartini Ekadashi 2020 | Parsva Parivarthini Ekadashi

Ananta Padmanabha swamy

Parivartini Ekadasi or Parsva Parivarthini Ekadashi, aka Vamana Ekadashi or Jaljini Ekadasi, is observed on Ekadashi day in Shukla Paksha of Bhadrapad month (September). In 2020, Parsva Parivartini Ekadasi date is August 29. Ekadashi Vrat Paaran time (Breakfast timings) on 30 August 2020 – 6.04 AM to 8.18 AM. Harivasara ends at 8.18 AM. It […]

Parivartini Ekadashi Vrat Katha | Story of Parsva Ekadashi

Lord Vishnu cosmic sleep

Parivartini Ekadashi Vrat Katha, Story of Parivartini Ekadashi Vrat is given here. The legend of Parsva Ekadashi is associated with the Vamana Avatar of Lord Vishnu and the demon Mahabali. Since, Lord Vishnu during Yoganidra of Chaturmas vrat changes his position of sleep from left side to right side, this Ekadashi is also referred to as […]

Ekadashi August 2020 | 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 2020 dates are: August 15 & 29 August 2020 ( Aja Ekadashi & Parsva Parivartini Ekadashi). Aja Ekadashi / Annada Ekadashi – 15 August 2020 It falls in Krishna Paksha of Bhadrapada Month […]

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 […]

Kamika Ekadashi 2020 | 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 2020, Kamika Ekadashi date is July 16. 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 2020 | 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 2020, Pavitra Ekadashi, Pavitropana Ekadashi date is July 30. It is one of the great Ekadashi vrata among all 24 Ekadashi observed in Hinduism. Glories or merits or benefits of this […]

Sayana Ekadasi Vrat Katha | Story of Dev Shayani Ekadashi

This article briefly tells the story of Sayana Ekadasi or vrat katha of Sayana Ekadashi which is observed on Shukla Paksha Ekadashi in Ashada month. Sayana Ekadasi is also popular as Devsayani Ekadasi, Ashadi Ekadasi, Vishnu Shayana Ekadashi, Harivasara Ekadashi, Tholi Ekadasi or Pedda Ekadasi etc. Sayana Ekadasi vrat katha is mentioned in the Bhavishya-uttara […]

Tholi Ekadashi | Pedda Ekadashi

Tholi Ekadashi, Pedda Ekadashi is Devashayana Ekadashi Vrat observed in Ashada Masam. In 2020, Tholi Ekadashi date is July 1. 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 […]

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 […]

Dev Utthana Ekadashi, 26 November 2020 | Prabhodini, Kartik Ekadashi

Lord Vishnu

26 November 2020 is Dev Utthana Ekadashi, Prabhodini Ekadashi, Kartik Ekadashi, Haribhodini Ekadashi, Bada Ekadashi, Garuda Ekadashi, Kaisika Ekadashi, Tulasi Ekadashi, etc.. Smarta Ekadashi is observed on 25 November and Madhwa (Vaishnava, Bhagavat) Ekadashi is observed on 26 November 2020. It is also called as Dev Utthana Ekadashi. It is believed that on this day, […]

Devsayani Ekadashi 2020 | Devashayani Ekadashi | Shayana Ekadashi 2020

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 2020, Devsayani Ekadashi date is July 1. 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 […]

Devpodhi Ekadashi 2020 date

Devpodhi Ekadashi, also known as Dev shayani Ekadasi or Harishayana or Ashadi Ekadasi, is the most observed Ekadashi among all 24 Ekadashi vrata. In 2020, Devpodhi Ekadasi date is July 1. It marks the auspicious Chaturmas Vrata. Chaturmas Vrata is observed for four holy months of Hinduism – Shravan month, Bhadrapad month, Ashwina month, and […]

Kaliyadalana Ekadashi 2020

Kaliyadalana Ekadashi is one of the famous Ekadashi festivals celebrated at Puri Jagannath Temple, Odisha. In 2020, Kaliyadalana Ekadashi date is August 15. Kaliyadalana Ekadashi is observed in the Krishna Paksha of Bhadrapada Month as per Odiya calendar. This Ekadashi coincides with Annada Ekadashi (Aja Ekadashi) in North Indian Purnimant Panchang and Amavasyant calendars followed […]

Ekadashi June 2020 dates | Ekadasi Vrata in Jyeshta & Ashada Month

Ekadashi or Ekadasi vrata is an auspicious vrat dedicated to Lord Vishnu. It is observed on 11th day of Shukla and Krishna Paksha in each month. Ekadasi June 2020 dates are – June 2nd & June 17th (Nirjala Ekadashi vrat and Yogini Ekadashi). Nirjala Ekadashi – 2 June 2020 Nirjala Ekadasi is also known as […]

Nirjala Ekadashi 2020

Nirjala Ekadasi or Nirjal Ekadashi, also known as Pandava Ekadasi or Bhimsen Ekadashi, is observed on Ekadashi day in Shukla paksha of Jyeshta month. In 2020, Nirjala Ekadashi date is June 2. Nirjala Ekadashi vrat katha ore legend, significance and spiritual importance are mentioned in the Brahma Vaivarta Purana. Nirjala Ekadashi vrat fasting makes devotees […]

Ashadi Ekadashi 2020 | Ashadhi Waari Ekadashi

Pandharpur Vittala

Ashadi Ekadashi, also spelt as Ashadhi Ekadashi, is the most important Ekadasi vrata observed as first Ekadashi. It falls on eleventh day in bright half of Ashad Maas. In 2020, Ashadi Ekadashi date is July 1. Also popular as Devshayani Ekadashi or Sayana Ekadasi or Harisayani Ekadashi or Harivasara Ekadasi, Ashadi Ekadasi marks the celebration […]