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 or Adhika Masam, the Ekadashi that falls is known as Parama Ekadashi or Parama Ekadasi. This particular Ekadashi Vrat is largely dedicated and observed in order to please Lord Vishnu.
Among the Hindu devotees observing this particular Ekadashi Vrat or fast on this day is regarded to be highly beneficial. It is to be noted that Ekadashi Thithi is a popular thithi of Lord Vishnu. Therefore all the Hindu devotees of Lord Vishnu observe the fast or Vrat on this day.
It is to be remembered that reciting of slokas of Lord Vishnu or Vishnu Sahasranamam are to be done with great devcoation and dedication in order to please Lord Vishnu on the Parama Ekadasi or Parama Ekadashi day.
It is strongly believed that a devotee who observes the Parama Ekadashi Vrat will be immediately relieved from poverty and hardship in personal and professional life. The devotee will become wealthier for all his life.
On the other hand, it is also strongly believed that devotee who is observing the Parama Ekadashi Vrat would be successfully cleansed from all kinds of sins that were performed in the past or previous birth.
Vedic texts and scriptures states that by observing the Parama Ekadashi Vrat, the devotees after enjoying the life and with wealth then he would directly go to Vishnu Loka after death. Parama Ekadashi Vrat has much religious and social significance among the Hindus. They wholeheartedly participate in it with much dedication and devotion.
Panchang, 13 October 2020
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:26 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 17:59
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)27:28 Chandrastama (Moonset)15:51
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Ekadashi – 14:35
Nakshatra Magha – 22:54
Yoga Shubha – 17:43
Karana Kaulava – 25:17*
Purnimanta Month Ashwin(Adhik)
Amavasyanta Month Ashwin(Adhik)
Shaka Samvatsara: Sharvari
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Pramadicha
Rahu Kalam: 15:05 – 16:32
Gulika Kalam: 12:12 – 13:39
Yama Gandam: 09:19 – 10:46
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Kanya
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Simha
Amrita Kalam 20:40 – 22:09
Abhijit: 11:49 – 12:35
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 30:10* – 31:37*
Durmuhurthams: 22:58 – 23:48