Ekadashi August 2021 | Ekadashi Fasting dates

Vishnu and Lakshmi

Ekadashi fasting is an auspicious vrata dedicated to Vishnu puja. It is observed on every 11th day of Hindu month. Ekadashi August 2021 dates are: August 4 & 18 August 2021 ( Kamika Ekadashi & Shravan Putrada Ekadashi). Kamika Ekadashi – 4 August 2021 Kamika Ekadashi falls (August 4, 2021) in Krishna Paksha of Shravan […]

Pavitra Ekadashi Vrat Katha, Story

Pavitra Ekadashi Vrat Katha, Story During the early Dwapara Yuga, King Mahijith ruled over the large Mahishmith kingdom and was adjudged the best ruler. He performed all prescribed vedic rituals for a king, took good care of his people like a father. However, he had no son to succeed him. He summoned all the Brahmins […]

Pavitra Ekadashi 2021 | Pavitropana Ekadashi

Pavitra Ekadashi (Pavitropana Ekadashi, Putrada Ekadashi) is observed on Ekadashi in Shukla Paksha of Shravan Month as per all lunar calendars of India. In 2021, Pavitra Ekadashi, Pavitropana Ekadashi date is August 18. It is one of the great Ekadashi vrata among all 24 Ekadashi observed in Hinduism. Glories or merits or benefits of this […]

Putrada Ekadashi, 18 August 2021

18 August 2021 is Putrada Ekadashi, Pavitra Ekadashi Vrat or Pavitropana Ekadashi Pujan. This Ekadashi falls in Shukla Paksha of Shravan Month as per all Hindu calendars followed in North India, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh. In 2021, Pavitra Ekadashi falls in Aadi Masam of Tamil calendar, Karkidakam Month of Malayalam calendar, and Shraban month in […]

Pavitra Ekadashi or Putrada Ekadasi – Pavitropana Ekadashi 2019

Pavitra Ekadashi or Putrada Ekadasi or Pavitropana Ekadashi is observed in Shukla Paksha during the Shravan month (August). Pavitra Ekadashi 2019 or Pavitropana Ekadasi 2011 or Putrada Ekadasi 2019 date is August 11. As the name indicates Pavitra or Putrada Ekadashi is the most auspicious and sacred Ekadasi among all 24 Ekadasi Vrata observances in […]

Legend and Importance of Putrada Ekadashi or Pavitra Ekadasi

The legend or story and the importance of Putrada Ekadashi or Pavitropana Ekadasi vrata are mentioned in Bhavishyottara Purana as a discussion between Lord Sri Krishna and King Yudhistira. Putrada Ekadasi 2019 date is August 11. When King Yudhistira asked about the Ekadasi Vrata which blesses the devotee with a good and healthy son and […]