Importance of Amla Tree for Ekadashi Vrata

Amla Tree

Importance of Amla Tree for Ekadashi Vrata. Amla is a very nutritious fruit and great religious significance has been attached to it. Amla fruit is very dear to Lord Vishnu and its use on the auspicious day of Ekadashi brings unmatched virtue. A person who regularly eats amla enjoys a long life. The following tale adequately […]

Vaikunta Ekadasi at Srirangam Ranganathar Temple in Tamil Nadu

Vaikunta Ekadashi, also known as Mukkoti Ekadasi, is observed on Margazhi Ekadashi or on the 11th day in Margali month in Tamil Nadu. Vaikunta Ekadashi 2017 date is January 8 & December 29. It is a major festival in SriRangam Sri Ranganathar temple (Ranganatha Swamy temple). Vaikunda Ekadasi is celebrated for twenty one days which is […]

Sayana Ekadasi, Deva Shayana Ekadashi, Padma Ekadasi (Ashadi Ekadashi)

Sayana Ekadashi, Devashayana Ekadashi, Padma Ekadasi, Vishnu Sayani Ekadashi is one of the most significant ekadashi upvaas. Shayana Ekadashi falls during the Shukla Paksha in the Ashada Month. In 2018, Devasayana Ekadasi Vrata date is July 23. Shayana Ekadasi is also referred as Maha Ekadashi in ‘Vajrotsava Chandrika’ and ‘Harivasara Ekadashi‘ in some other scriptures.This […]

Ekadashi 2012, List of Ekadasi Vrata dates in 2012

The list of Ekadasi 2012 dates or Ekadashi 2012 calendar are given here. Ekadashi or Ekadasi is the most auspicious vrat dedicated to Lord Vishnu. Ekadasi vrata is observed on 11th day in every fortnight during the Hindu month. The year 2012 consists of Adhik maas or Adhika Bhadrapad Masam hence 2012 consists of 25 […]

Kamika Ekadasi – Shravana Krishna Paksha Ekadashi

Kamika Ekadasi is observed on Krishna Paksha Ekadasi in Shravan maas (July – August). Kamika Ekadasi 2013 date is August 2. As per the Brahma-Vaivarta Purana, Lord Brahma explained the glories of Kamika Ekadasi to Sage Narada and later it was told by Lord Krishna to Yudhistira. Glory, Greatness and Merits of Kamika Ekadasi Vrata […]