27 July 2015 – Shayana Ekadashi, Devshayani Ekadasi, Tholi Ekadasi

Today, 27 July 2015 is Shayana Ekadashi, Devshayani Ekadasi or Tholi Ekadasi. This Ekadasi marks the beginning of four holy months in Hinduism (Chaturmas vrata). On this day, Lord Vishnu goes into Yoga nidra (cosmic sleep) and wakes up on Kartik Ekadasi (Bodhini Ekadashi). On Parsva Parivartini Ekadasi in Bhadrapad month, Vishnu turns from one side […]

Yogini Ekadashi, 3 July 2013 (Today)

Today, 3 July 2013 is Yogini Ekadashi Vrat. This Ekadashi falls in Krishna Paksha of Ashada Month as per North Indian Hindi calendars. It coincides with Krishna Paksha Ekadashi in Jyeshta Month as per Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu and Kannada Calendars. In 2013, Yogini Ekadashi falls in Aani Masam of Tamil calendar, Midhunam month of Malayalam […]

10|11 June 2022: Nirjala Ekadashi, Pandav Ekadashi, Bhimsen Ekadashi Vrat

10|11 June 2022 is Nirjala Ekadashi, Pandav Ekadashi, Bhimsen Ekadashi Vrat, Trisprusha Ekadashi, Rukmini Haran Ekadashi, Rukmini Vivah, etc. Nirjala Smarta Ekadashi – 10 June 2022 Nirjala Bhagvat, Vaishnav, Gauna Ekadashi – 11 June 2022 Nirjala Ekadashi Vrat Katha – explains the story of Nirjala Ekadashi Vrat.. Health Benefits of Nirjala Ekadashi Vrat observance Kurma […]

Apara Ekadashi, 18 May 2020 | Achala Ekadashi, Jalkrida Ekadashi, Bhadrakali Gyaras

18 May 2020 is Apara Ekadashi, Achala Ekadashi, Jalkrida Ekadashi, Bhadrakali Gyaras, Bhadrakali Jayanti. This Ekadashi falls in Krishna Paksha of Vaishakh Month as per Telugu, Kannada, Marathi, Gujarati and Jyeshta Month in North Indian Hindi calendars. In 2020, Apara Ekadashi falls in Vaigasi Masam of Tamil calendar, Edavam Month of Malayalam calendar, and Jaishtho […]

Kamada Ekadashi, 22 April 2013

Today, 22 April 2013 is Kamada Ekadashi. It falls in Shukla Paksha of Chaitra Month as per all – North Indian Hindi calendars (Purnimanth Panchang) and Amavasyant Panchangams (Marathi, Gujarati, Kannada & Telugu calendars). Some Smarta sect of people observed this Ekadashi on 21 April as the Ekadashi has begun on 21st. In 2013, Kamada […]

13 August 2012, Aja Ekadasi, Annada Ekadashi

Today, 13 August 2012 is Ajaa Ekadashi (Annada Ekadasi / Ananda Ekadasi). It falls on Krishna Paksha Ekadasi in Bhadrapad month as per North Indian Hindi calendar & in Shravan month as per Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu & Kannada calendars. In 2012, it falls in Adhik Bhadrapada Maas in North India. Ajaa Ekadasi vrat katha or […]

23 September 2011, Indira Ekadasi

Today, 23 September 2011 is Smarta Indira Ekadasi, Ekadasi vrata for smarta sect of Hindus. 24 September 2011 is Bhagvat Ekadashi or Vaishnav Ekadasi. It falls in Krishna Paksha of Bhadrapad month as per Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu & Kannada calendars and in Ashwin month as per Hindi calendars. Indira Ekadasi is also known as Shraddh […]

9 August 2011, Putrada Ekadasi

Today, 9 August 2011 is Putrada Ekadashi (Pavitra Ekadasi / Pavitropana Ekadasi). It is one of the meritorious Ekadasi vrata as it falls in Shravan Month which is the favorite month for both: Lord Vishnu & Goddess Lakshmi. Jhulan Yatra or Jhoola festival begins on this day in many temples dedicated to Lord Sri Krishna […]

Apara Ekadasi, Bhadrakali Ekadashi – 28 May 2011, Today

Apara Ekadasi, aka Bhadrakali Ekadashi or Bhadrakali Jayanti, is an auspicious Ekadasi vrat dedicated to Lord Vishnu. In 2011, date of Apara Ekadashi is 28 May 2011, today. In Punjab and some places in Haryana and North India it is also celebrated as Bhadrakali Ekadasi or the birthday of Goddess Bhadrakali. Ekadashi begins at 6.02 […]