Papankusa Ekadashi, also known as Padmanabha Ekadasi, is observed on Shukla Paksha Ekadasi in the month of Ashwin or Ashwayuja (September – October).
Papankusha Ekadashi 2023 date is October 25.
The legend and significance or glory of Papankusa Ekadashi vrata is mentioned in the Brahmavaivarta Purana as a conversation between Lord Krishna and Yudhishtira. Read this article for Papankusha Ekadashi Vrat Katha.
On Papankusha Ekadashi day, Lord Padmanabha is worshipped. Those who perform the vrata of Padmanabha Ekadasi will be blessed with heavenly pleasures as the merits of this Ekadasi vrata give the results of visiting Punya thirthas (Sacred places).
Panchang, 25 October 2023
Suryodayam(Sunrise) : 06:11 AM
Suryastama(Sunset) : 05:37 PM
Chandrodayam(Moonrise) : 03:23 PM
Chandrastama(Moonset) : 03:22 AM, Oct 26
Tithi : Ekadashi upto 12:32 PMDwadashi
Nakshatra : Shatabhisha upto 01:30 PMPurva Bhadrapada
Karana : Vishti upto 12:32 PM, Bava upto 11:08 PM, Balava,
Yoga : Vriddhi upto 12:18 PM, Dhruva,
Weekday : Budhawara,
Paksha : Shukla Paksha
Shaka Samvat : 1945 Shobhakrit
Chandramasa : Ashwina – Purnimanta Ashwina – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2080 Nala
Gujarati Samvat : 2079 Aananda
Abhijit : None
Amrit Kalam : 06:53 AM to 08:21 AM 04:08 AM, Oct 26 to 05:36 AM, Oct 26
Time to avoid:
Rahu Kalam : 11:54 AM to 01:20 PM
Yamaganda : 07:37 AM to 09:03 AM
Gulikai Kalam : 10:28 AM to 11:54 AM
Dur Muhurtam : 11:31 AM to 12:17 PM
Varjyam : 07:21 PM to 08:49 PM