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 […]

Shattila Ekadashi: 6 February 2013, Tilda Ekadashi

Today, 6 February 2013 is Shattila Ekadashi, Tilda Ekadasi. It falls on Krishna Paksha Ekadasi in Magh Month in North Indian Hindi calendars and in Pousha month as per Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu & Kannada Panchangams. Shattila Ekadasi 2013 has begun at 2.17 AM IST on 6 February and will end at 11.40 PM IST on […]

Vaikunta Ekadasi: 23, 24 December 2012

Today, 23 December 2012 is Vaikunta Ekadasi & Mokshada Ekadasi. Also known as Mukkoti Ekadasi, Swarga Vathil Ekadasi, Vaikunta Ekadasi has great significance. Devotees visit the Presiding Deities in all Vaishnava Temples from North gate (Vaikunta Dwara / Swargadwaara / Uttara Dwaram). In many temples in Tamil Nadu including Srirangam Sriranganathar Temple, Tiruvallikeni Parthasarathi Temple […]

29 July 2012, Ekadasi (Pavitropana Ekadasi)

Today, 29 July 2012 is Ekadasi Vrat. It is known as Putrada Ekadasi, Pavitropana Ekadasi or Pavitra Ekadashi vrat. It falls in Shukla Paksha of Shravan Month. Pavitra Ekadasi Vrat Katha (Story of this Ekadasi vrat) is mentioned in the Bhavishya Uttara Purana. The story of ‘Mahajit’ is associated with this Ekadasi. On Pavitra Ekadasi, […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]