Pavitra Ekadashi 2018 | 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 2018, Pavitra Ekadashi, Pavitropana Ekadashi date is August 22. It is one of the great Ekadashi vrata among all 24 Ekadashi observed in Hinduism. Glories or merits or benefits of this […]

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 […]

Ekadashi August 2015 (Ekadasi 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 2015 dates are: August 10 & 26 August (Kamika Ekadashi & Putrada Ekadashi). Kamika Ekadashi – 10 August 2015 August 10th is Kamika Ekadashi. It falls in Krishna Paksha of Shravan Month as per North […]

Putrada Ekadashi, 7 August 2014

7 August 2014 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 2014, Pavitra Ekadashi falls in Aadi Masam of Tamil calendar, Karkidakam Month of Malayalam calendar, and Shraban month in Bengali […]

Pavitra Ekadashi or Putrada Ekadasi – Pavitropana Ekadashi 2011

Pavitra Ekadashi or Putrada Ekadasi or Pavitropana Ekadashi is observed in Shukla Paksha during the Shravan month (August). Pavitra Ekadashi 2011 or Pavitropana Ekadasi 2011 or Putrada Ekadasi 2011 date is August 9. 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 2017 date is August 3. When King Yudhistira asked about the Ekadasi Vrata which blesses the devotee with a good and healthy son and everlasting […]