22 July 2014, Kamika Ekadashi

22 July 2014 is Kamika Ekadashi. It falls in Krishna Paksha of Shravan month in North Indian Hindi calendars whereas it is Krishna Paksha Ekadashi in Ashada month in Telugu, Kannada, Marathi, and Gujarati calendars. Ekadashi begins on 7.42 PM on 21 July and ends at 8.42 PM on 22 July. Kamika Ekadasi Vratha katha is mentioned […]

Ekadasi 9, 10 December 2012: Utpanna, Utpatti Ekadasi, Triprayar Ekadashi

Today, 9 December 2012 is Ekadasi, Smart Ekadasi. 10 December is Bhagvat Ekadasi (Vaishnav Ekadasi). It is referred to as Utpanna Ekadasi (Utpatti Ekadasi). It falls in Krishna Paksha of Margashirsha Month as per North Indian Hindi calendar and in Kartik Month according to Marathi, Telugu, Kannada & Gujarati calendars. This Ekadasi is celebrated Triprayer […]

Ekadasi, 27 August 2012 (Today)

Today, 27 August 2012 is Ekadasi Vrat (Kamala Ekadasi / Padmini Ekadasi). This is also known Purushottam Ekadsi as it falls in Adhika Maas (Adhik Bhadrapad Month). This Ekadasi falls in Shukla Paksha of Adhik Bhadrapada Maas as per all Hindu lunar calendars. It falls in Chinga Masam in Malayalam calendar, Aavani Masam in Tamil […]

Yogini Ekadasi Today, 14/15 June 2012

Yogini Ekadasi is observed today, 14/15 June 2012. As it begins in the morning on 14th June, Smartha people observe it as Smartha Ekadasi. Bhagvat (Vaishnava) Ekadasi is on June 15, 2012. It falls in Krishna Paksha of Ashad month in North Indian Hindi calendars whereas it is Krishna Paksha Ekadashi in Jyeshta month in […]

31 May 2012, Ekadasi (1 June 2012: Bhagvat Ekadasi)

Today, 31 May 2012 is Ekadasi vrat (Nirjala Ekadasi, Pandav Ekadasi, Bhimsani Ekadasi & Bhimsen Ekadasi. It is observed on Shukla Paksha Ekadasi in Jyeshta month. Smarta Ekadasi is on May 31 and Vaishnav or Bhagvat Ekadasi vrat is on June 1. Nirjala Ekadasi vrat katha or the story associated with Nirjala Ekadasi is mentioned […]

16 May 2012, Ekadasi (Today)

Today, 16 May 2012 is Ekadasi vrat. It is known as Apara Ekadasi, Bhadrakali Ekadasi, Bhadrakali Jayanti, or Vaishak Vadi Ekadasi. It falls in Krishna Paksha of Jyeshta Month in North Indian Hindi calendars and in Vaishakh Month as per all other lunar Hindu calendars. It falls in Vaigasi Masam of Tamil calendar and Edava […]

2 May 2012, Mohini Ekadasi (Today)

Today, 2 May 2012 is Mohini Ekadasi Vrata (Lakshminarayan Ekadasi). It falls in Shukla Paksha of Vaishakh Month as per all North Indian Hindi calendars, Kannada & Telugu calendars. In Tamil traditional calendar, it falls on Vaikasi masam and in Malayalam calendar it falls on Edava month and during Jyeshto mash in Bengali calendar. Ekadasi […]

16, 17 April 2012: Varuthini Ekadasi

Today, 17 April 2012 is Varuthini Ekadasi (Vaishnav, Bhagvat Ekadasi). 16 April was Smarta Ekadasi. It is observed on 11th day of Krishna Paksha in Vaishakh month as per North Indian Hindi calendars. It is also auspicious in 2012 as it falls on Somvar (Somvar Ekadasi). It falls in Chaitra masam as per Telugu, Kannada, […]

Kamada Ekadasi Vrat, 3 April 2012

Today, 3 April 2012 is Kamada Ekadasi. Kamada Ekadasi is an auspicious Ekadasi vrata and the first Ekadasi in Hindu New Year. It is highly meritorious as it even wipes out the sin of Brahma Hatya (Brahma Hatya dosham). Kamada Ekadasi vrat katha or the story is mentioned in the Varaha Purana as a conversation […]

18 March 2012, Papamochani Ekadasi

Today, 18 March 2012 is Ekadasi Vrat. It is Papamochani Ekadasi (Papavimochani Ekadashi). It falls in Krishna Paksha of Chaitra Month as per North Indian Hindi calendars. It coincides with Krishna Paksha ekadashi in Falgun Month in Marathi, Gujarati, Kannada & Telugu Calendars. Papamochani Ekadasi Vrat Katha or the story of this Ekadasi is mentioned […]

4 March 2012, Ekadasi Vrat

Today, 4 March 2012 is Ekadasi vrat. It is Amalaki Ekadasi, Rangbhari Ekadasi or Amla Ekadasi. It falls in Krishna Paksha of Phalgun Month. Ekadasi begins at 10.29 PM on 3 March and ends at 10.30 PM on 4 March. In Varanasi, Mathura Vrindavan and some other parts of Uttar Pradesh and North India, this […]

Ekadasi, 17 February 2012

Today, 17 February 2012 is Ekadasi (Vijaya Ekadasi). It is Smarta Vijaya Ekadasi. Bhagvat Ekadasi (Ekadasi for Vaishnava sect) is observed on 18 February 2012. Ekadasi begins on 17th at 6.39 am and ends on 5.30 am on 18th February. It falls on Krishna Paksha of Falgun month in North Indian Hindi calendars and in […]

3 February 2012 – Bhishma Ekadasi, Jaya Ekadashi, Bhoumi Ekadasi

Today, 3 February 2012 is Bhishma Ekadasi. Bhishma Ekadasi or Jaya Ekadashi or Bhoumi Ekadasi is observed on the eleventh day in Shukla Paksha (bright half) of Magh month. It is believed on this day Bhishma Pitamaha reveled the Vishnu Sahasranama stotram to Pandavas, hence it is also celebrated as Vishnu Sahasranama Jayanti. Ekadashi starts […]

Mohini Smarta Ekadashi Today, 13 May 2011

Mohini Ekadashi is observed on 11th day of Shukla Paksha in Vaishakh Month as per Hindu calendar. In 2011, Mohini Smarta Ekadasi date is 13 May, Friday. On the beginning day of Ekadasi vrata, it is observed by Smarta sect of Hindus. And on the concluding day of Ekdasi tithi, Ekadashi vrata is observed by […]