Kaisika Dwadasi in Tirumala Tirupati Temple – 27 November 2020

Kaisika Dwadasi (Utthana Dwadasi, Ksheerabdhi Dwadashi) is a big celebration in Tirumala Tirupati Venkateswara swamy Temple. In 2020, Kaisika Dwadasi date is November 27. In view of Kaisika Dwadasi festival, the TTD cancels arjitha sevas like Kalyanotsavam, Arjitha Brahmotsavam, Unjal seva, Vasanthotsavam and Sahasra Deeplankara seva in Srivari Temple. Suprabhatham, Thomala seva and Archana will […]

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 December 2020 dates, Ekadashi Vrata Fasting

Ekadashi in December 2020 are utmost meritorious. In December 2020, Ekadasi vrata dates are: December 10-11 & December 25. Both these Ekadasi are observed in Margashirsha month as per Amavasyant calendars (Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu, Kannada & Konkan Panchang). As per Purnimant North Indian Hindi calendars, Mokshada Ekadashi falls in Margashirsha Month and Saphala Ekadashi falls in Poush Month. Utpanna […]

Mokshada Ekadashi 2020 | Mauna Ekadasi Vrat

25 December 2020 is Mokshada Ekadashi, Mauna Ekadasi. Vaishnav Gauna Ekadashi is also on 25 December 2020. It is observed on Margashirsha Shukla Ekadasi, the eleventh day in the light fortnight of the Margashira month (November – December). Mokshada Ekadasi is popularly observed as Gita Jayanthi. On this day the prominent Hindu scripture Bhagvad Geeta was […]

Triprayar Ekadashi 2020 | Thriprayar Ekadashi Vrata

Triprayar Ekadasi or Thriprayar Ekadashi is observed on Ekadashi day in the Vrischikam month of Malayalam calendar. In 2020, Triprayar Ekadashi date is December 11. 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 […]

Rama Ekadashi 2020

Lord Vishnu

Rama Ekadashi is observed on the eleventh day in Krishna Paksha during Kartik month as per North Indian calendars. In 2020, Rama Ekadashi date is November 11. As per Gujarati, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Karnataka calendars, Rama Ekadasi falls on Ashwayuja Krishna Paksha Ekadashi. Rama Ekadasi Vrat Katha or the legend and the significance of  this […]

Ekadashi November 2020 dates | Ekadashi Vrata Fasting

Ekadasi November 2020 dates are given here. In November 2020, both the Ekadashi vrata are highly meritorious. Rama Ekadashi (11 November 2020) and Prabhodhini Ekadashi (25-26 November 2020) are observed in this month. Rama Ekadashi – 11 November 2020 It falls in Kartik Month as per North Indian Hindi calendars and in Ashwin Month according […]

Prabodhini Ekadashi 2020 | Bodhini Ekadasi

Prabodhini Ekadashi, also known as Bodhini Ekadasi, is observed on Kartik Shukla Ekadashi. In 2020, Prabodhini Ekadashi date is November 25-26. 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). 25 November 2020 – Smarta Prabhodini Ekadashi 26 November […]

Kartik Ekadashi 2020

Kartik Ekadashi (Utthana Ekadasi, Prabodini Ekadashi, Bodhini) is observed in Shukla Paksha of Kartik month. In 2020, Kartik Ekadashi date is November 25-26. Smarta Kartik Ekadashi – 25 November 2020 Vaishnava, Bhagvat Kartik Ekadashi – 26 November 2020 It is believed on this day Lord Vishnu wakes up from his four-month Yoga nidra (cosmic sleep). […]

Pashankusha Ekadashi, 27 October 2020 | Papankusha Ekadashi

Lord Vishnumurti

27 October 2020 is Ekadashi – Pashankusha Ekadashi (Papankusha Ekadashi). It falls on Ekadashi in Shukla Paksha of Ashwin Month as per all Hindu calendars. It falls in Purattasi Masam in Tamil calendar, Kanni Masam in Malayalam calendar, and Aashin Month in Bengali Panjika. Pashankusha Ekadashi is one of the Chaturmasya Ekadashi Vrathams which falls […]

Bada Ekadashi 2020

Bada Ekadashi is an auspicious day observed in Puri Jagannath Temple. In 2020, Bada Ekadashi date is November 25-26. It falls in Shukla Paksha Ekadashi in Kartik Month as per Odisha calendar. This Ekadashi is also known as Hari Utthapana Ekadashi, Prabodhini Ekadashi, Haribodhini Ekadashi, Devutthana Ekadashi, Garuda Ekadashi, Yogini Ekadashi, Tulsi Ekadashi, Kartik Ekadashi, etc.. […]

Ekadashi October 2020 dates

Lord Vishnu

Ekadashi October 2020 are – Parama Ekadashi & Pasankusha Ekadashi. In October 2020, the dates of Ekadashi Vrata are – 13 October and 27 October. Ekadashi Vrat, a highly meritorious vrat of Lord Vishnu, is observed on 11th day in each fortnight of Hindu month. Kamala Ekadashi (Parama Ekadashi) – 13 October 2020 Parama Ekadasi […]

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 […]