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 2021, Nirjala Ekadashi date is June 21.
Nirjala Ekadashi vrat katha ore legend, significance and spiritual importance are mentioned in the Brahma Vaivarta Purana.
Nirjala Ekadashi vrat fasting makes devotees to enjoy the merits and benefits of all 24 Ekadashi vrat fasting. This single Ekadashi fasting is equal to all 24 Ekadasi fasting. Most of the devotees observe Nirjala Ekadashi vrat even without drinking water.
Panchang, Nirjala Ekadashi – 2 June 2020
Suryodayam(Sunrise) : 05:24 AM
Suryastama(Sunset) : 07:22 PM
Chandrodayam(Moonrise) : 03:39 PM
Chandrastama(Moonset) : 02:58 AM, Jun 22
Tithi : Ekadashi upto 01:31 PM Dwadashi
Nakshatra : Swati upto 04:46 PM Vishakha
Yoga : Shiva upto 05:34 PM Siddha
Karana : Vishti upto 01:31 PM Bava upto 11:58 PM Balava
Paksha : Shukla Paksha
Weekday : Somawara
Shaka Samvat : 1943 Plava
Chandramasa : Jyeshtha – Purnimanta Jyeshtha – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2078 Aananda
Gujarati Samvat : 2077 Paridhavi
Abhijit : 11:55 AM to 12:51 PM
Amrit Kalam : 08:43 AM to 10:11 AM
Time to avoid:
Rahu Kalam : 07:09 AM to 08:53 AM
Yamaganda : 10:38 AM to 12:23 PM
Gulikai Kalam : 02:08 PM to 03:53 PM
Dur Muhurtam : 12:51 PM to 01:47 PM 03:39 PM to 04:34 PM
Varjyam : 09:48 PM to 11:15 PM
Nirjala Ekadashi in Previous Years
In 2020, Nirjala Ekadashi date is June 2.
In 2019, Nirjala Ekadashi date was June 13.
In 2018, Nirjala Ekadashi date was June 23.
In 2017, Nirjala Ekadasi date was June 4|5.
In 2016, Nirjala Ekadasi date was June 16.
In 2015, Nirjala Ekadasi date was May 29.
In 2014, Nirjala Ekadasi date was June 9. In 2013, Nirjala Ekadashi was on June 19/20.
Nirjala Ekadasi 2012 date was May 31 & June 1. Smarta people observe Nirjala Ekadasi on May 31 and Vaishnava sect will observe Ekadasi vrata on June 1.