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 2019 dates are – June 13th & June 29th (Nirjala Ekadashi vrat and Yogini Ekadashi).
Nirjala Ekadashi – 13 June 2019
Nirjala Ekadasi is also known as Bhimsen Ekadasi or Pandava Ekadashi. On this day, most of the devotees observe fasting even without drinking water.
Nirjala Ekadasi falls in Shukla Paksha Ekadasi in Jyeshta month as per all lunar calendars followed in North India, Andhra Pradesh, and Karnataka. It falls in Edavam Month in Malayalam calendar, Vaigasi Masam in Tamil Panchangam, Jyeshto Mash in Bengali Panjika.
Yogini Ekadashi – 29 June 2019
Yogini Ekadashi falls (29 June 2019) in Krishna Paksha of Ashada Month as per all North Indian Hindu lunar calendars and in Jyeshta Month as per calendars followed in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka.
It falls in Aani masam of Tamil calendar, Midhunam month of Malayalam calendar, Ashar Month of Bengali Panjika.