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 sleep). These four holy months are observed as Chaturmas vrat (Shravan month, Bhadrapad month, Ashwin month, and Kartik month).
Kartik Ekadasi Pandharpur Yatra is the most popular celebrations during Kartik month in Maharashtra. Usually, Palkhi Yatra starts on first day of Kartik month and continues till Kartik Purnima but the most auspicious day is Kartik Ekadasi. Kartik Ekadasi also marks the beginning of Panchaka vrat.
Tulsi Vivah or Tulsi Saligram Vivah Puja is also celebrated on Kartik Ekadashi. It is observed on Ksheerabdi Dwadasi or Kartik Purnima.
Panchang, 4 November 2022
Suryodayam (Sunrise) : 06:17 AM
Suryastama (Sunset) : 05:30 PM
Chandrodayam (Moonrise) : 03:06 PM
Chandrastama (Moonset) : 03:10 AM, Nov 05
Tithi : Ekadashi upto 06:08 PMDwadashi
Nakshatra : Purva Bhadrapada upto 12:12 AM, Nov 05Uttara Bhadrapada
Karana : Vanija upto 06:46 AMVishti upto 06:08 PMBava upto 05:34 AM, Nov 05Balava
Yoga : Vyaghata upto 03:16 AM, Nov 05Harshana
Weekday : Shukrawara
Paksha : Shukla Paksha
Shaka Samvatsaram : 1944 Shubhakrutha
Chandramasa : Kartika – Purnimanta; Kartika – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2079 Rakshasa
Gujarati Samvat : 2079 Aananda
Abhijit Muhurat : 11:31 AM to 12:16 PM
Amrita Kalam : 04:24 PM to 05:58 PM
Time to avoid:
Rahu Kalam : 10:29 AM to 11:54 AM
Yamaganda : 02:42 PM to 04:06 PM
Gulikai Kalam : 07:41 AM to 09:05 AM
Dur Muhurtam : 08:32 AM to 09:16 AM 12:16 PM to 01:01 PM
Varjyam : 07:03 AM to 08:36 AM