Durvasa, Ambarisha: Story of Ekadashi Vrat Paaran on Dwadashi

The story of Sage Durvasa and the King Ambarisha tells the importance of Ekadashi Vrat Paaran (Ekadashi fast breaking) on Dwadashi day. The story also tells the Mahatmya of Durvasa Muni… Being of the Amsha of Maha Deva, Maharshi Durvasa was stated to be of extremely short temper. An interesting happening was narrated by Sage […]

Significance of Nirjala Ekadashi Vrat fasting (Health Benefits of Nirjala Ekadashi)

Among the 24 Ekadashi fasting, 23 Ekadashi fasting is normal fast from cereals, grains and beans but Nirjala Ekadashi is total fasting from the above said food items and including fasting from water. It is to be highly noted that on every Ekadashi is highly recommended complete fasting from food and water. Nirjala Ekadashi is […]

Ekadashi Vrata Paarana Timings, 25 May 2014

Ekadashi Vrata Paarana Timings, 25 May 2014 (Time to break fasting of Ekadashi Vrata) is given here. On 24 May 2014, Apara Ekadashi (Achala Ekadashi, Bhadrakali Ekadashi) is observed. And on 25th May 2014, Sunday, Ekadashi Vrata Paarana is observed. Vrata Paaran is breaking the fast of Vrata. Apara Ekadashi Vrata Paaran Time on 25 May 2014 (Time for Breaking Fast) […]

Ekadashi Fasting Procedure: Ekadashi Upvaas Vidhi

The powerful Goddess who arose from Lord Vishnu in order to defeat Demon Mura is named as Ekadashi. Lord Vishnu being happy with her powerful and divine act blessed her wholeheartedly and said that each and every one who strictly observes Ekadasi fast will be immediately freed of their all types of sins and will […]